Since its founding in 1997, Absolute Trust Counsel has focused its practice on California estate law. It works with families in Fairfield and the surrounding communities whose estates are required to undergo the probate court system. Its legal team, led by former business lawyer Kirsten Howe, also helps clients administer their deceased loved ones' trusts that involve business holdings. Additionally, the firm assists people with Medi-Cal and special needs planning. Howe serves on the Board of Directors of the Estate Planning Council Diablo Valley.