Shelli Strahle, Attorney    

Shelli Strahle is the attorney and founder of Strahle Legacy Planning Law Offices.

Ms. Strahle is friendly, respectful, and will attend to your estate planning needs as promptly as possible. She will keep you informed and updated with the ongoing process during representation.

Ms. Strahle is currently offering a complimentary call or consultation once a year following the termination of your representation to ensure the continuing validity of your trust or will. Laws can change, and Ms. Strahle offers this complimentary service in order to ensure your documents continue to best serve your interests.


    Ms. Strahle is licensed to practice law in California. She is a graduate of the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, in Sacramento, California. While at McGeorge, Ms. Strahle made the Dean’s Honor List, received a Witkin Award for Academic Excellence in International Trade Law and Development, and obtained an A+ in her Estate & Gift Tax course. She also had the honor of being chosen to be a member of the esteemed Anthony M. Kennedy Inn of Court during law school. 

   Ms. Strahle, who speaks French fluently, attended a law abroad program at the Sorbonne, one of the best schools in France. 

   Attending U.C. Davis for her undergraduate degrees of French and Linguistics, Ms. Strahle was at the top of her class within both her majors.

   Ms. Strahle began excelling in academics at a young age as she was Valedictorian at Placer High School in Auburn, California.

   Now residing in Santa Cruz, Ms. Strahle enjoys many activities. When she is not practicing law, she enjoys doing yoga, reading, running, snowboarding, spending time with her family at the beach, and taking her son to play soccer.

Ms. Strahle's Professional Memberships:

  • Wealth Counsel
  • Santa Cruz County Bar Association
  • Santa Cruz County Estate Planning Council 
  • Silicon Valley Bar Association
  • Trusts and Estates Section of the State Bar of California
  • American Bar Association Section of Real Property, Trust, and Estate Law