Terri E. Hilliard OlsonManaging Attorney
Terri E. Hilliard, Esq. is the principal of Terri Hilliard, P.C. in Westlake Village, CA. Her practice centers on advanced estate and business succession planning, asset protection, special needs trusts, and family protection planning for seniors. She is a private mediator focused on helping families, elders, individuals and businesses resolve disputes through Family Meetings and if needed Mediation. She earned her law degree from Loyola Law School in 1989.
Terri Hilliard Olson focuses her practice upon advanced estate and business succession planning, asset protection for families and elders, special needs trust, family protection planning. She is also a private mediator for the community and businesses. She is certified as a Dementia Care Practitioner and is a Veterans Accredited Attorney.
Hilliard is keen on providing ongoing education for the public, as well as, for professionals serving seniors in health care, long-term care, and financial services. Her firm offers unbiased assistance in how to locate quality nursing home and assisted living resources, including strategies for how to pay for long-term care. She is a frequent speaker at community and professional events and offers her own series of seminars on elder care and estate planning issues on a monthly basis. She publishes articles on trending topics, estate planning for seniors and individuals with special needs called “Terri Talks.” And she updated and republished her first collaborative book titled “Protecting Your Legacy. What You Really Need to Know for the Second Half of Life” that focuses on family mediation and aging. Also, she published companion books entitled, “You’re Not Alone” with focus on Dementia and Alzheimer’s diagnosis for those diagnosed and caregivers.