Our Specialties

Property Disputes

If you own any type of real property, the chances are high that at some point you will have a dispute with a neighbor or a co-owner concerning some aspect of that property.  These disputes range from disputes over th...
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Business Entities

Whether you want to form a corporation, limited liability company, partnership, or other business entity, Johnston | Thomas has the expertise to guide you through determining t...
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Trust Administration

You are the successor trustee of someone’s trust who has just died. What do you do now? How is Trust Administration Different than Probate? Probate is required if the decedent had a will or no will at all...
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Real Estate Law

Johnston | Thomas assists both buyers and sellers through the real estate purchase or sale process, and are experienced in forming partnerships, tenants in common and equity share agreements. Areas of expertise:...
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Nonprofit Law

When it comes to nonprofit law, Johnston | Thomas provides the advice and support you need to accomplish your nonprofit objectives. With more than 20 years of experience in the...
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Mortgage Banking

Mortgage Lawyers in Santa Rosa and the Sonoma County Region Mortgage Repurchase Defense and Indemnification Issues Although the financial crisis is now over and repurchase ...
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Estate Planning

Ready to get started?  Either use the client contact form on this page or call us at (707) 545-6542 for a no-cost appointm...
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Construction Law

We represent both contractors and property owners in all phases of the construction process as follows: Construction Contracts: Capturing Expectations A successful construction project starts with a good co...
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Commercial Finance

Johnston | Thomas has a full service mortgage banking and commercial lending practice. The firm’s attorneys have represented clients ranging from Wall Street investment banks to individual investors in both in-house and...
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Business Law

Johnston | Thomas is a full service business law firm. From corporate inception through contracts, collections and litigation, the firm provides outside counsel services to its small and medium-sized clientele. Areas...
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Succession Planning

No matter what size your business is, planning for the succession of the ownership and leadership of your business is the key component to its long-term success. 3 Options Your succession planning might con...
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Elder Law

In California, the population of those who have reached the age of 65 or older since 1990 has increased by at least 50%. This special group is expected to substantially increase its numbers as more and more baby boome...
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