Annika E. Vawter

Annika joined California Estate and Elder Law in 2014 .  She has grown professionally in the administrative and legal field, working as a Director of First Impressions, an Administrative and Strategic Assistant, and a Legal Assistant.  Additionally, she has assisted in such capacities as event planning, marketing, and overseeing web development projects.  Today, Annika is a main line of communication in the Estate Settlement and Probate department.  She regularly and diligently communicates with the court, clients, and advisors, helping to maintain the flow of settlement cases and resolve common client concerns.    She further supports the settlement department in its daily workflow by drafting legal documents and accommodating client and court calendars, among other tasks.  She enjoys providing clients with a high level of courtesy, compassion, and care through some of the most difficult times of their lives.
Annika graduated from UC Santa Barbara in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Aquatic Biology.  Outside of the office, Annika volunteers in a marine research lab at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla.  She enjoys hiking, skiing (and a variety of other sports), singing, cooking, and photography, and is an avid reader.