About Terry L. Crump

Expert in Trusts, Estates, and Elder Abuse Litigation

Terry L. Crump is a distinguished legal professional specializing in the intricate world of trusts, estates, and elder abuse litigation. With a career spanning over two decades, Terry has garnered a stellar reputation for his unwavering commitment to his clients and extensive field expertise.

Born and raised in the heart of California, Terry’s journey began in the bustling city of Lafayette. He embarked on his academic journey at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, where he honed his analytical skills and developed a passion for justice. Graduating in 1988, Terry’s sense of duty led him to serve in the United States Marine Corps from 1989 to 1993, where he further honed his discipline, leadership, and dedication to serving others.

Terry recognized his potential to effect meaningful change and pursued his legal education at Santa Clara University. There, he distinguished himself as the Managing Editor of the Santa Clara Law Review, demonstrating his commitment to excellence in legal scholarship. After completing law school, Terry’s career took off as he honed his craft at the esteemed San Francisco office of Pillsbury Madison & Sutro (now Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman).

In 1998, Terry took a decisive step towards fulfilling his vision when he joined forces with his father, a respected attorney named Edward Barr. Together, they formed the renowned law firm Barr & Barr Attorneys. Terry’s partnership with his father not only strengthened the bond between them but also solidified his dedication to the fields of estate planning, trust administration, and trust and estate litigation.

Terry’s legal prowess is not only recognized by his clients but also by the legal community. Since 2004, he has proudly held the prestigious title of “Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law” by the California State Bar of Legal Specialization. His extensive experience has made him a sought-after expert witness in elder abuse and trust-related cases, where his insights have been invaluable to the pursuit of justice.

In recognition of his exceptional contributions to the legal profession, Terry has received accolades as a “Super Lawyer” in Northern California every year since 2008. This recognition is a testament to his dedication, ethics, and legal acumen.

Outside the courtroom, Terry finds balance in the simple joys of life. He cherishes quality time with his loving wife, children, and parents, reflecting his commitment to family values. His interests include delving into literature, passionately following the San Francisco Giants’ baseball journey, and indulging in spirited discussions about college football.

Terry L. Crump resides in the picturesque town of Alamo, California, where his roots run deep, and his commitment to justice continues to flourish. As a legal professional, he stands as a beacon of integrity, ready to navigate the intricate legal landscapes of trusts, estates, and elder abuse cases, ensuring that his client’s rights and legacies are always protected. Terry’s dedication to the law and his unwavering commitment to his clients make him a true stalwart in the legal community.