Caitlin Connell Joins Gaw Van Male as Associate Attorney
Napa, Calif.—Gaw Van Male, Napa’s premiere estate planning, wine and business law firm, has hired three new attorneys to strengthen their growing estate planning, wine business and real estate groups.
Caitlin Connell joins Gaw Van Male as an associate attorney in the wine law, business and real estate group. A Napa native, Connell earned her undergraduate degree from UCLA and returned to the Bay Area to earn her law degree from University of California Hastings School of Law. As a law student, she interned at the Napa County Superior Court for the honorable Judge Raymond Guadagni (retired).
Connell worked at a prominent Pleasanton firm as a litigator before joining Gaw Van Male, specializing in all aspects of commercial and residential real estate transactions. She also assisted clients in disability discrimination claims and employment contract disputes. Connell served on the executive committee of the Trial Practice Section of the Alameda County Bar Association, contributing to the Section’s quarterly newsletter and continuing legal education events. She participates in the Women’s Section and Barristers Section of the Napa County Bar Association and the Contra Costa County Bar Association.
Gaw Van Male is located at 1000 Main Street in Napa, 707.252.9000, and at 1300 Oliver Road, Suite 107 in Fairfield 707.419.7281.
About Gaw Van Male
Attorneys Dave Gaw and Nicholas Van Male founded Gaw Van Male in 1972. Over more than 40 years, the firm has grown to become one of Napa Valley’s premier law firms. Founder Dave Gaw developed the Gaw System™ of wealth preservation. Gaw Van Male has become one of California’s leading estate planning and wine law firms. Gaw Van Male proudly lists some of California’s leading vintners, vineyard owners, farmers and ranchers as clients, serving them in estate planning, wine, business and real estate law, succession planning and more with offices in Napa and Solano counties.