Jeffrey B Pape

Jeffrey B Pape

Clovis, California

Jeffrey B. Pape is AV® PreeminentTM Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® and a member of Pape & Shewan, L.L.P. He is a certified specialist by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization in Taxation Law.

Born in Sioux City, IA, Jeff has practiced law for 30 years. He has extensive legal experience in civil litigation, trust litigation and probate litigation, in addition to business transactions and estate planning. He has also successfully handled a wide range of business litigation matters, which has enhanced his ability to counsel his business clients.

Jeff was named as a Super Lawyer in 2005 and 2009. He has a well-deserved reputation for professionalism and high-quality legal representation.

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board of Legal Specialization in Taxation Law, State Bar of California

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1984
  • Iowa, 1982


  • University of Iowa College of Law, Iowa City, Iowa
    • J.D. - 1982
    • Honors: With Distinction
  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • LL.M. - 1993
    • Major: Taxation
  • Morningside College
    • B.S. summa cum laude - 1979

Honors and Awards

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Super Lawyer, 2005 - Present
  • Super Lawyer, 2009 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Fresno County Bar Association
  • State Bar of California