Alexandria Goff, Esq.
Alexandria, also known as ‘Ali,’ is the founder of Goff Legal, PC, a law firm focused on estate planning and probate & estate administration matters. Ali is known for her in-depth knowledge and expertise with wills, trusts, durable powers of attorney, and her love for animals lends itself to also helping clients with pet planning and pet trusts.
Proud of her Placer roots, she grew up in Placer County and received a bachelor’s degree from Sacramento State and a Juris Doctor from University of California, Davis. She was drawn to estate planning to help protect people and their families and provide peace of mind so they avoid complications for generations to come.
She is a frequent presenter for the Professional Fiduciary Association of California, the Probate Section of the Placer County Bar and the National Business Institute. Ali is passionate about helping others. She is a certified performance coach, helping women and business owners with their professional endeavors and goals.
Ali lives in Loomis with her husband, two sons and three cats. Away from the office, Ali enjoys volunteering, spending time with her family and hitting the trails on horseback.
She has been involved with:
- Placer County Bar Association, former board member
- Sacramento County Bar Association, member
- Sierra College Foundation, Planned Giving Committee
- Placer SCPA, former board member
- Friend of the Roseville Public Library, former board member
- South Placer Estate Planning Council, member
- Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce, member
- Lincoln Business Network, member
Awards & Honors
Ali is a member of WealthCounsel and a Rising Star on SuperLawyers.com
Attorney with Goff Legal • San Diego County
Stephanie E. Ahlstrom
Based in San Diego, Stephanie is an attorney with Goff Legal whose experience deepens the team’s capabilities in estate planning. She is well-versed in wills, trusts, powers of attorney and planned and charitable giving to help families with children and pets build their estate plans, manage and administer trusts.
Stephanie brings a diverse background to the firm, having also worked in recruiting and attorney placement as well as financial and asset management.
She graduated from San Diego State University with a bachelor of arts and earned her Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law, where she was a Trustee’s Scholar recipient.
Outside the office, Stephanie enjoys pilates and yoga, cooking (not baking!), playing with her dogs Einstein and Sam Wiggles, and spending time with her husband and two sons.
Attorney with Goff Legal • Monterey and Nevada County
Lindsay Barnes Watkins
Lindsay is an attorney at Goff Legal working with clients on estate planning and the probate process. She brings additional specialties to the Goff Legal team with extensive background in Veterans Affairs planning and a focus on matters that involve court processes.
Lindsay has served in the U.S. Army and the California Army National Guard, and she is currently an officer for the Army Reserve. She earned her Juris Doctor with distinction from the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento, and her bachelor of arts degree in criminal justice from the University of Nevada, Reno.
When she has time off work, Lindsay enjoys skiing, hiking, camping and spending time with her dog, Addie.
Miriam is the Firm Administrator for Goff Legal. She oversees day-to-day operations, including accounting, finances, and data management. Miriam earned a bachelor’s degree in Religious Studies from the University of California, Davis and a master’s degree in Information Science from the University of Texas at Austin. During her downtime, she enjoys napping with her cats, good food and live bluegrass music.
Paralegal • Serving South Placer County
Eric brings an unmatched breadth of paralegal experience to Goff Legal. Estate planning, probate, trust administration/management, conservatorship, guardianship, family law, plaintiff personal injury, plaintiff employment, criminal defense are his focus areas, along with human resources and management.
He is responsible for case management and organization, including vendor relations, court hearings, arbitration, mediation and administrative proceedings preparation.
Eric earned an ABA-approved degree in Paralegal Studies and is a past president of the Sacramento Valley Paralegal Association. He is committed to advancing the profession of paralegals as well as providing support to new and future paralegals in the greater Sacramento area.
Eric enjoys playing golf, tennis and collecting tennis antiques. He loves spending time with his family and studying up on nutrition.
Administrative Assistant • Serving South Placer County
Rebecca is the friendly voice clients hear when they call Goff Legal. With more than 20 years experience providing unparalleled customer support, Rebecca oversees client onboarding, coordinating consultations and scheduling. She also provides communication support to our clients and our legal team.
Rebecca completed an associates degree at MTI College in paralegal studies. When she is not working, she loves spending time with her three daughters.