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Mr. Flaig has concentrated his practice in assisting his clients in developing an estate plan to protect their assets so that they can pass along their hard earned money to their children, grandchildren, etc. He is also active in protecting the rights of consumer's in real property negotiations and transactions. Mr. Flaig continues to represent businesses and corporations in all aspects of daily operations to contract drafting and negotiation. Finally, Mr. Flaig has been active in the law and civil litigation since 1997 and can either assist and/or refer you to the appropriate qualified counsel for such matters.

Outside the daily representation of his clients, Mr. Flaig has been actively involved in both legal and civic affairs. He is on the Board of Directors for the non-profit humanitarian organization, Help The Children. He has also served as a judge for mock trials at Southwestern University School of Law and at the University of Southern California School of Law. Mr. Flaig provides his clients with an expertise in the areas of Estate Planning, Real Property and Business and is a frequent speaker at seminars and workshops.

Prior to passing the California Bar in 1997, Mr. Flaig attended the University of Southern California and earned his B.A. in 1994. Immediately after receiving his degree, he attended Southwestern University School of Law where he became actively involved and was elected to the Board of Governors for the Interscholastic Trial Advocacy Team. As an advocate, Mr. Flaig competed in mock trials around the nation.

Mr. Flaig has now been selected to SuperLawyers which is only awared to 5% of the top attorneys in the State and was published in Los Angeles Magazine this year. He was also previously selected to SuperLawyers Rising Stars (five years running). SuperLawyers are attorneys who have been proven to excel in the following: verdicts and settlements; transactions; representative clients; experience; honors and awards; special licenses and certifications; position within law firm; bar and or other professional activity; pro bono and community service as a lawyer; scholarly lectures and writings; education and employment background; and other outstanding achievements. Only 5% of lawyers in the State are designated with this honor. Mr. Flaig is proud to be one of them continuously since 2008.


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Practice areas


  1. Trusts: 70%
    19 years
  2. Real Estate: 30%
    19 years



Hourly ($300-450/hour), contingent (25-40%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

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Contact info


5707 Corsa Avenue, Suite 104
Westlake Village, CA, 91362


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Executive Committee - Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates2015
Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates2015
2015 SuperLawyerSuperLawyers2015
2014 SuperLawyerSuperLawyers2014
2013 SuperLawyerSuperLawyers2013
2012 Super Lawyers Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2012
2011 Rising Stars Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Legal Master of Estate PreservationEstate Planning Source2010
2010 Rising Stars Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Legal Master of Estate PreservationThe Estate Plan2009
2009 Rising Stars Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Legal Master of Estate PreservationThe Estate Plan2008
Legal Master of Estate PreservationThe Estate Plan2007
Chairman's AwardThe Estate Plan2007
Chairman's AwardThe Estate Plan2006
Legal Master of Estate PreservationThe Estate Plan2006
Chairman's AwardThe Estate Plan2005
National Leadership AwardNational Republican Congressional Commission2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Flaig Law Firm, APC2011 - Present
PartnerFlaig, Mirroknian & Gordon, LLP2008 - 2010
OwnerLaw Offices of Donald W. Flaig2004 - 2007
AttorneyGibbs, Giden, Locher & Turner2001 - 2003
AttorneyKnopfler & Robertson1997 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
State of CA Bureau of Real EstateLicensee (Broker/Owner)2011 - Present
Ventura County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Estate Planning SourceChairman - Legal Advisory Council2008 - Present
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember2006 - Present
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesMember2006 - Present
United States Supreme Court BarMember2002 - Present
San Fernando Valley Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1999 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1997 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
San Fernando Valley Bar AssociationExecutive Committee - Litigation Section2010 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Estate of MedinaSettled
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Publication nameTitleDate
Legal Secretaries DesktopFundamentals of Motions for Summary Judgment2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of Southern CaliforniaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Estate PlanningEstate Planning for the Financial Advisor2014
Advanced InstituteFamily Limited Partnerships - New Developments2009
Advanced InstituteFamily Limited Partnerships2008
The Elements of Motions for Summary JudgmentMotions for Summary Judgment2007
Advanced InstituteFamily Limited Partnerships2006
2002 Estate, Tax &Portfolio Planning ForumEstate Planning2002