Mark A. Lester

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  • 300 E. Esplanade Drive, Suite 1200, Oxnard, CA 93036-1247
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Attorney Awards

Biography

2008 Goldline Research - The Ten Most Dependable Lawyers (Trusts & Estates) of California. Phi Delta Phi (Chairman, Membership Committee, 1978-1979). Associate Editor, Puget Sound Law Review, 1979-1980. Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award in Trusts and Estates.

(Certified Specialist, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (25)

  • Estate Planning
  • Successions
  • Probate
  • Trust Administration
  • Estate Litigation
  • Business Transactions
  • Business Litigation
  • Taxation
  • Real Property Law
  • Corporate & Business Law
  • Trust & Estate Planning
  • Real Estate
  • Public Agency Law
  • Computer Law
  • Wills and Probate
  • Trust Litigation
  • Contract Disputes
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Trial Attorneys
  • Appellate Practice
  • Tax Exemptions
  • Administrative Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Business Planning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
805-288-6260  Phone
805-604-2656  Fax
www.joneslester.com
University Attended:
Stanford University, B.A., 1977
Law School Attended:
Seattle University School of Law, J.D., 1980; Boston University, LL.M., Taxation, 1981
Year of First Admission:
1981
Admission:
1985, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California; 1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1987, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California and U.S. Tax Court; 1982, U.S. District Court, Central District of California; 1987, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1981, California
Memberships:
State Bar of California; Los Angeles County Bar Association (Volunteer, Attorney-Client Dispute Resolution Services Panel); Ventura County Bar Association; California Young Lawyers Association (Director, 1984-1986; Vice-President, 1985-1986).
Birth Information:
Pontiac, Michigan, April 22, 1955
Reported Cases:
Estate of Odian (2006) 145 Cal.App.4th 152, 51 Cal.Rptr.3d 390; Askari vs. R & R Land Co. (1986) 179 Cal.App.3d 1101, 225 Cal.Rptr. 285.
Certifications:
( Certified Specialist, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization )
ISLN:
905503415
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 (17 reviews)
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.8/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.8/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.7/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.9/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Associate/Assistant General Counsel on 03/05/10 in Trusts and Estates

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 02/24/10 in Aged and Aging

    Mark uses plain english to explain and document complex concepts with clients and their caregivers. He has handled a complicated appellate case. He has my respect & admiration.

    Mark uses plain english to explain and document complex concepts with clients and their caregivers. He has handled a complicated appellate case. He has my respect & admiration. Read less

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