Alexandra Martin is a San Francisco, California native and an attorney with Aaron, Riechert, Carpol & Riffle, APC, practicing primarily in San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties. Ms. Martin’s practice focuses on family law, as well as estate planning, and trust and probate administration. Ms. Martin represents a variety of family law clients in traditional litigation, mediation, and collaborative practice, as well as serving as a mediator. Ms. Martin regularly counsels clients through the drafting and negotiation of pre- and post-marital agreements and is experienced in handling dissolution matters involving complex financial issues such as equity compensation, property characterization and division, family trusts, real estate, and business interests and valuations. Ms. Martin works with her clients to understand their specific goals and incorporates financial experts and other professionals to develop an effective path towards a negotiated resolution or litigated outcome. Given Ms. Martin’s experience in both trust and estate and family law, she is knowledgeable in handling matters where family law issues cross over with estate planning, administration, and conservatorship matters.
Ms. Martin graduated Cum Laude from the University of San Francisco School of Law where she received academic honors all three years and was a member of the McAuliffe Honor Society. While at the University of San Francisco School of Law Ms. Martin served as the Executive Director of the Moot Court Program, was the recipient of the CALI Award for Excellence in Estate Planning, graduated with a Certificate in Taxation with honors and served on the Executive Board of the U.S.F. Estate Planning and Tax Society for two years. Prior to law school, Ms. Martin graduated Cum Laude from Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles where she received a B.A. in Political Science. In her free time Ms. Martin enjoys cooking and spending time with her beloved dog outdoors.