I started Estes Parsinen & Levy P.A. at the end of 1981. John Parsinen, Bob Levy and I built that firm into 29 lawyers with 50 staff people when I left in May of 1989 to work for a limited number of clients. Firm management is different than being a lawyer which is what I wanted to do. My practice has been very broad and very client oriented, meaning that I will drop everything to focus on a...Show more
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Posted by: a Business client over 5 years ago.
R. Donald ("Don") Estes was referred by a mutual friend when our business was in a crisis situation. Don calmly laid out options and gave us his...
Richmond, CAOver 5 years ago
Relationship: Worked together on matter
Wisdom to guide, experienced to lead and intelligence to decide. As a leader, he is prescient in his strategic planning whether in a business or...
Costa Mesa, CAOver 5 years ago
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
I endorse this lawyer's work. R. Donald Estes Is a bright and effective attorney as is evident by the clients he represents. They are sophisticated,...
Warhorse Realty Advisors LLC, MN licensed. Broker
1967 LL.B - Bachelor of Laws in Law
Columbia University School of Law
2014- present Vice Chair Board of Editors Voice of Experience
American Bar Association, Senior Lawyers Division
2014 The ATRA-Math Estate Planning After the 2012 American Taxpayer Relief Act
2001 Technology in your law practice
1999 Practicing Law out of a Cigar Box