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  1. Trusts: 40%
    34 years
  2. Probate: 20%
    34 years
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
    34 years
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 20%
    34 years

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  • Timothy J. Reese

    I endorse this lawyer. I found Lani on avvo when I was searching for an attorney in Santa Barbara to help resolve estate issues for a deceased family member. I have found her to be responsive and very knowledgeable. Her help has been invaluable.


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Collins & Associates

213 West Canon Perdido Street
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101


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Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of California, Business Law Section, Nonprofit Organizations CommitteeChair2008 - Present
State Bar of California, Business Law Section, Nonprofit Organizations CommitteeVice-Chair, Website2006 - 2008
Santa Barbara Estate Planning CouncilMember1994 - Present
Santa Barbara County Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
Santa Barbara Women Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
California Women LawyersMemberN/A
Santa Barbara Planned Giving Round TableMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cornell Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
University of California - Santa BarbaraN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1977
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
BUSINESS LAW SECTION "ESSENTIALS OF BUSINESS LAW " PROGRAM SERIESEssentials of Nonprofits: general overview, fiduciary obligations, governance, fundraising compliance2010
NONPROFIT GOVERNANCE IN THE FORM 990 SPOTLIGHT What California Business Lawyers Need to Know About the New IRS RequirementGOVERNANCE ISSUES IN THE IRS FORM 9902009
Santa Barbara Nonprofit Support CenterLegal Basics for Nonprofit Management2008