Judy Barber, Family Money Consultant

Judy Barber is mediator and a licensed marriage and family therapist. She assists clients in resolving the overlap between family and money matters so individuals, couples and families make rational financial, succession and estate planning decisions. Ms Barber is a founding member of the American Bar Association Committee on Psychological and Emotional Issues of Estate and Financial Planning the author of numerous articles, including Anticipating and Addressing Co-Ownership Issues: The Role of the Attorney in Resolving Family Property Conflict," co-written with attorney-mediator Frederick Hertz published in January 2008 CEB Topics for the California State Bar website. The Psychology of Conditional Giving: What's the Motivation?" in the December 2007 Probate and Property, "Beloved Moochers," Advisors' Forum, Worth Magazine, June/July 2008. She has been quoted in The Financial Times of London, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Kiplinger Magazine and CNN.com and a guest of Bloomberg Radio.