Since 1977, Protecting families and businesses for over 40 years
Umbrella over family

ESTATE PLANNING

Regardless of one’s assets or net worth, EVERY PERSON needs to have a written Estate Plan in place to ensure their wishes are followed, during life, and after death. Let our team help you determine which documents you need.

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TRUST ADMINISTRATION

Administering a Trust following the death of a loved one can often be a stressful process for the family members left behind.   Let us help you resolve the trust estate in a quick and efficient manner.

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PROBATE

Sometimes, going to Probate Court to settle an estate is unavoidable. If a person passes away with only a Will, or if they die without any estate planning in place, a court order may be required to transfer property to their heirs.

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BUSINESS LAW

We understand that typically a business owner’s primary focus is on the livelihood of the business. However, the business can be left vulnerable if the “legal stuff” is not properly planned, executed and maintained.

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Garin D. Clyma, Esq.

Managing Partner

Garin has been with the firm since 2011, and became the managing partner in 2021, focusing on estate and business planning, probate and trust administration.

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Phillip E. Gibbons, Esq.

Founder / Of Counsel

Mr. Gibbons founded the firm (then Phillip E. Gibbons, Inc.) in 1975, beginning a legal career lasting more than 40 years.

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Kimberly Dunn

Kimberly A. Dunn

Sr. Paralegal / Office Manager

Kimberly is the Sr. Paralegal and Office Manager for Gibbons & Clyma, Inc. She has been dedicated to assisting the firm’s clients and attorneys since 2015.

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Kevin Cotter

Kevin R. Cotter

Legal Assistant

Kevin joined our team in 2020 as our part-time legal assistant.  He is currently attending Sacramento State University pursuing his Bachelor of Science degree.

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Anthony J. Testa

Administrative Assistant

Anthony came on board as our Administrative Assistant in 2021, and is excited to enhance his knowledge in the legal field.

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