Lani Meanley Collins

Lani Meanley Collins: Attorney with Collins & Associates
  • Partner at Collins & Associates (2 Attorneys)
  • 213 West Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3706
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Attorney Awards


Phi Beta Kappa. Member, Moot Court Board. Director, 1987-1993, Vice-President, 1989 and President, 1990-1992, The Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County. Director, 1983-1985 and Treasurer, 1984-1985, Barristers Club of Santa Barbara. Instructor: Employment Law, University of California at Santa Barbara, 1995; Laws for Nonprofit Finance and Fundraising, University of California at Santa Barbara, 2001. Speaker, Estate Planning and Administration: Annual Recent Developments, Continuing Education of the Bar, 2000-2003. Director, 1973-2000 and President, 1997-1999, Santa Barbara Historical Society. Director and President, The Howard Carden School, 2000-2002. Executive Board, 2009-2011, President's Cabinet 2012-, District Commissioner and 2011-, Los Padres Council, Boy Scouts of America, Inc.

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

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Trusts and Estates
  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Trust Administration
  • Nonprofit and Tax Exempt Organizations
  • Business Law
  • Business Formations
  • Contracts

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
805-730-1333  Phone
805-730-1337  Fax
University Attended:
University of California at Santa Barbara, B.A., with highest honors, 1977
Law School Attended:
Cornell University, J.D., 1981
Year of First Admission:
1981, California
Santa Barbara County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California (Member: Nonprofit Organizations Committee, Business Law Section; Exempt Organizations Committee, Tax Section; Estate Planning Section; Delegate, Conference of Delegates, 1986 and 1988; Member, 2002-, Vice-Chair, Website, 2006-2008, Chair, 2008 -2011 and Adviser, 2010-, Nonprofit Organizations Committee of the Business Law Section); Santa Barbara Women Lawyers; California Women Lawyers; Santa Barbara Estate Planning Council (Secretary, 2010; Vice-President/Programs, 2011; President, 2012); Santa Barbara Planned Giving Round Table; National Committee on Planned Giving.
( Certified Specialist, Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization )
Payment Information:
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  • Fixed Fees Available
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