Jeffrey C. Nickerson

Jeffrey C. Nickerson

Elder Law, Probate, Trusts & Estates Law
Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Nickerson

74-710 Highway 111, Suite 102
Palm Desert, CA 92260
Phone: 951.200.4921

29970 Technology Drive, Suite 203, Murrieta
Palm Desert, CA 92563
Phone: 951.200.4921


Jeffrey C. Nickerson is an Estate Planning attorney, practicing in Wills, Trusts, Special Needs Planning, Limited Conservatorship & Probate serving all of Southern California.  Jeff has a passion for helping Special Needs families.  As a Special Needs parent, Jeff has had first-hand experience in addressing Special Needs issues.  

Jeff actively participates in the Inns of the Court, Wealth & Elder Counsel, Academy of Special Needs Planners, Riverside & Southwest Bar Associations.

Jeff is an invited speaker to many groups including the Senior Centers, Salvation Army, NAMI, Parkinson’s Support group, Temecula Schools CAC, Murrieta Library, Wildomar Library, Fiesta Educativa, Oak Grove School, and more. 

The Nickerson family has lived in Temecula Valley nearly 30 years and actively involved in Special Olympics, Rotary, Chamber of Commerce, Santa Rosa Plateau Foundation, Murrieta Arts Council, and more.  In 2013, Jeff launched Exceptional Sports, a non-profit organization that provides recreational sports opportunities to Special Needs families.  In August this year, Exceptional Sports Special Needs Program was named Non-Profit of the year.

Special Needs Planning is my Passion

Serving the community is a joy.


1992 - 1996 Juris Doctorate (JD) Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego 1977 - 1978 Masters of Business Administration, (MBA) California State University, Long Beach 1972 - 1977 Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Finance California State University, Long Beach

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

Wealth Counsel Elder Counsel Academy of Special Needs Planners Riverside County Bar Southwest Riverside Bar Desert Bar Association