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Jane Beaumont Hall

Jane Beaumont Hall

also known as Jane Hall Doyon

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Probate, Wills & Living Wills, Real Estate

About Me

With over thirty years experience as a lawyer and mediator, AV Rated Attorney, Jane Beaumont Hall of the Hall Doyon Law Group, is a Los Angeles Probate Lawyer. In addition to handling Probate in Los Angeles and Santa Monica, her firm handles all aspects of Estate Planning and Probate/Trust Administration. She is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Wealth Counsel and Elder Counsel and is licensed to practice in California, Oregon, Hawaii and before the United States Supreme Court.


Ms. Hall is the Chair of the National Planned Giving Advisory Council, a think tank on policy issues relating to Planned Giving which is sponsored by the Carter Center in Atlanta, GA.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Estate Planning: 50%
  2. Probate: 30%
  3. Real Estate: 10%
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 10%



Hourly ($495-545/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Paul J Molinaro

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Paul Molinaro Defective and Dangerous Products Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Mark Steven Eisenberg

    I consider Jane to be the "go to" attorney concerning estate planning. I have worked previously with Jane and have had the pleasure of seeing her bring the highest level of expertise, professionalism and compassion to her work. I give Jane my highest recommendation.


    Mark Eisenberg Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Hall Doyon Law Group

401 Wilshire Blvd
12th Floor Penthouse
Santa Monica, CA, 90401

Hall Doyon Law Group

468 North Camden
Beverly Hills, CA, 90210




WAResigned 198307/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Women's AV Preeminent AttorneysMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Invited memberAmerican Academy of estate planning attorneys2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Most Informative SpeakerExecutive Le Tip of West Los Angeles2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Honored VolunteerAmerican Red Cross of Santa Monica2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
Honored VolunteerCentinela Valley Juvenile Diversion Authority1998

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalHall Doyon Law Group2005 - Present
PresidentBright Light Studio1991 - 2005
PartnerCotter, Wechsler, Hall, Besk and Erickson1986 - 1992
PartnerPainter, Hall and Luria1979 - 1982
Deputy District AttorneyMultnomah County District Attorneys Office1976 - 1978


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Beverly Hills Estate Planning CouncilMember2014 - Present
This Time FoundationBoard Member2013 - Present
National Planned Giving Advisory Counsel, Carter Center, Atlanta, GAChair2012 - Present
American Academy of Estate Planning AttorneysMember2011 - 2013
National Association of Elder Law AttorneysMember2010 - Present
Santa Monica Bar AssociationMember2009 - 2010
Red Cross of Santa MonicaVice Chair of the Board of Directors2008 - 2012
Santa Monica Chamber of CommerceMember2008 - 2009
Malibu Chamber of CommerceMember2008 - 2010
Rotary Club of Santa MonicaMember2008 - 2012
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1983 - 1990
Hawaii Young Lawyers AssociationMember1979 - 1982


Publication NameTitleDate
Washington State Bar Association Family Law DeskbookVocational Counseling in Divorce Actions1988
Washington State Trial Lawyers Association Trial NewsMonthly Column on Family Law1986
Washington State Bar Association Continuing Legal EducationDissolution of Marraige1986
Washington State Bar Association Family Law CLEBankruptcy in Family Law Cases1985


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Southern CaliforniaCinema-Television ProductionMasters of Fine Arts1997
Lewis & Clark Northwestern Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
University of OregonPsychologyBachelor of Science1973
De Paul Law SchoolLawtransferred to Lewis and ClarkN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
CAL-CPAEstate Planning for Blended Families2012
Seven EventsEstate Planning2011
Real Estate and Estate PlanningReal Estate and Estate Planning2010
SeminarReal Estate and Estate Planning2009
Real Estate and Estate PlanningReal Estate and Estate Planning2009
Rotary Club of Santa MonicaJane Hall2008
CLE on Family LawFamily Law1988
CLE on Family LawDivorce Trials1984