Scholtes & Fong, LLP

Probate and Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts and Trust Administration


Free 45 minute in-person or telephone consultation with a lawyer, not a paralegal or clerk

In-home weekend and evening appointments available

Special Rates available for AARP Members 

Payments by Mastercard and Visa accepted.

Contact Us

Your peace of mind is our primary concern.

You can reach us online anytime and receive an answer to your questions ASAP.

Click here to fill in a confidential Bankruptcy form if you would like to explore your Bankruptcy options.


We've merged  firms! 

Our new name is: 

Fong & Fong, APC

2161 Harbor Bay Pkwy, Alameda, CA 94502

Tel. 510.748.6800

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Achieve Your Goals

The Law Office of Scholtes & Fong has merged with Fong & Fong, A Professional Corporation.

Our attorneys will help you achieve your goals, personal and  financial and set your mind at ease.  We will assist you with legal tools to help you plan for your future, preserve wealth or address financial issues that are troubling you.  You CAN take action to improve your circumstances and we can help.


Our areas of practice:



Probate Administration

Representation of Executors and Personal Representatives

Representation of Beneficiaries

Probate Petition Filing for Decedents with or without Wills

Will Contests

Estate Dispute Work-Outs to avoid Litigation


Estate Planning

Wills and Will Amendments

Trusts and Trust Amendments

Tax Avoidance

Guardianships and Conservatorships

Guardianship/Conservatorship Accountings

Blended Family Planning

Dissolution Planning

Special Needs Trusts

Representation of Successor Trustees

Powers of Attorney for Financial Matters

Health Care Directives

Protecting Assets By Business Incorporation


Elder Care

Financial Elder Abuse Actions



Creditor Negotiations

Chapters 7 and 13

Foreclosure Avoidance Options

Please see our Bankruptcy Website:


Free 45 minute consultation

In-home, weekend and evening appointments available.

Special Rates available for Nolo Press and AARP Members  (We are AARP LSN certified.)

Payment by MasterCard and Visa accepted

To pay online (with a credit card, no Paypal account is necessary) click below:


The information contained in this site is intended as a general discussion of legal issues and not as a statement of fact or legal advice to provide solutions to individuals.  Reliance on information contained in this site shall not create an attorney-client relationship.

Located In Alameda, the experienced attorneys at Fong & Fong, A Professional Corporation, provide quality representation throughout Northern California including Alameda, Alamo, Albany, Berkeley, Castro Valley, Concord, Danville, Dublin, El Cerrito, El Sobrante, Emeryville, Fremont, Hayward, Hercules, Lafayette, Livermore, Martinez, Moraga, Newark, Orinda, Pleasant Hill, Pleasanton, Piedmont, Pinole, Richmond, San Leandro, San Lorenzo, San Pablo, San Ramon, Union City and Walnut Creek.  Our lawyers also represent out-of-state clients.