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J. Melissa Schmitt joined Temmerman, Cilley & Kohlmann, LLP in 2016. Ms. Schmitt provides representation in the areas of trust litigation, which includes will and trust contests, elder abuse actions, beneficiary actions, and related civil matters.

Ms. Schmitt enjoys volunteering in the community. Prior to lawschool, she assisted in soccer clinics for youth players which focused on developing confidence, communication, team­ work, and time­management skills for student­athletes. While in law school, as a board member on the Santa Clara University School of Law La Raza, Ms. Schmitt participated in events aimed towards educating young students on the legal field.

Contact an experienced law firm for assistance in trust and estate and elder matters. To learn more about Ms. Schmitt’s skill, experience, or service, contact our San Jose office at 408­-290­-7210, our Danville office by calling 925­-233-­4933 or contact us online.



  • California, 2016


Author of an article entitled “Settlement Agreements: Avoiding a Real Property Tax Assessment” published in the Contra Costa County Bar Association Magazine The Business & Tax Law, September 2017 Issue.