About Key Counsel, P.C

Key Counsel, P.C. is a boutique firm with offices in Walnut Creek, Antioch, and Brentwood, CA. Our practice areas are Probate, Trust Litigation, Estate Planning, Guardianships, Conservatorships, Step Parent Adoptions, Civil, and Business Law.  We also offer HR Consulting Services including training on implicit bias, diversity and sexual harassment, staff development, new hire onboarding, executive coaching, and business development.

Key Counsel, P.C. was established in 2018. Although our firm was established in 2018, our firm attorneys have over 25 years of combined legal experience.

The firm was founded by Patanisha E. Davis Pierson and Michael S. Pierson.

Our Attorneys have practiced in over 15 counties in the State of California and in the Northern and Eastern Districts of the Federal Courts. We currently service the greater San Francisco Bay Area which includes Alameda, Contra Costa, Solano, Santa Clara, and San Francisco Counties. We create estate planning documents for people living throughout the State of California.

Our mission is to obtain the best possible outcome for our clients. We take a non-cookie cutter approach to represent our clients so that each experience is personalized to the unique needs of each client's legal issue.

Our ideal customers/clients are persons or business entities seeking skilled attorneys to handle their legal needs.

Over these years we have learned that the best approach to each client matter is through attention to detail, research, preparation and hard work. Attorneys Patanisha Davis Pierson and Michael Pierson are Super Lawyers 2020 Rising Stars! Our clients can expect compassionate, diligent, vigilant and effective representation in their legal matter. Our attorneys avoid the one size fits all approach to practicing law and tailor our representation specific to each client’s unique needs.