Benazeer “Benny” Roshan heads the firm’s trusts and estates litigation practice. Benny’s practice involves all aspects of litigation and administration involving conservatorships and substantial trusts and estates. For over 10 years, Benny has successfully represented a wide range of fiduciaries and beneficiaries in disputes involving trusts, fiduciary appointments, accountings, removal and surcharge. In 2018, the Daily Journal named Benny one of the Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 in the State of California.
Prior to joining Miller Barondess, Benny was the founder of her own boutique probate litigation firm, Roshan Wick, LLP. Prior to launching Roshan Wick, Benny was a litigation partner at Augustine, Seymour & Roshan where she headed that firm’s trust litigation practice. Benny started her probate litigation career at Sacks Glazier, Franklin & Lodise LLP in 2008.
Benny has spoken on topics pertaining to her practice and has authored several articles including “Best Practices Guide for Fiduciaries and Their Representatives” and “View from the Bench” with the Honorable Reva Goetz, both published by the American Bar Association, Trusts & Estates Litigation Committee, and “Surviving Trial Crunch Time,” published in The Recorder.
Benny has also been recognized by the California Super Lawyers Magazine in Trusts and Estates Litigation every year since 2011. Benny has served as a pro bono attorney for various local non-profit organizations including Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Domestic Violence Project and as counsel to women and children refugees seeking asylum in America under the Convention Against Torture Act.
Benny is a 2004 graduate of the University of California, Berkeley School of Law and a 2001 graduate (with honors) of the University of California, Los Angeles.