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Attorney A. Jaquelyn Schon is a licensed attorney in California. Her practice includes international and domestic estate planning and corporate law. Ms. Schon began her legal career as an associate attorney for the law firm of Branton & Wilson, APC where she helped develop the International Estate Planning Department. Prior to this, she was an independent consultant for Avezta, Inc. where she was in charge of structuring cross-border business transactions.

Attorney A. Jaquelyn Schon was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico. She completed a B.S. in Broadcast News and a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Colorado at Boulder where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She then completed her Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law. Attorney A. Jaquelyn Schon successfully passed the California Bar Exam on her first attempt and has been practicing law ever since.


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Estate Planning: 70%
    7 years, 207 cases
  2. Corporate & Incorporation: 15%
    7 years, 100 cases
  3. Tax: 15%
    7 years, 53 cases



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

Schon & Rivera, APC

701 B. Street, Suite 1400
San Diego, CA, 92101-8164


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Advanced Total Practice SolutionsLexis Certification2007
Advanced Research CertificationWestlaw2007
McNair ScholarMcNair Schoolar2003
Magna Cum LaudeMagna Cum Laude2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerSchon & Rivera, APC2010 - Present
AssociateBranton & Wilson, APC2008 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
NLBWABoard of Directors2010 - Present
MABPAMember2009 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Selected WorksThe Good, the Bad, and the Ugly when Purchasing Real Property in México2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of Colorado - BoulderPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
University of Colorado - BoulderN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
International Estate PlanningInternational Estate Planning2011
HerbalifeInternational Estate Planning2011
State Bar of CaliforniaGeneral Estate Planning Presentation2010
Academia de FiscalistasPlaneacion Internacional2010