Susan A. Beveridge
Estate Planning and Trust Administration Attorney
For 16 years, Susan Beveridge has helped high net worth clients avoid probate, reduce estate taxes, plan for incapacity, pass their businesses to their heirs, and implement their estate plans after death. 

Susan was trained in the "Big Law Firm" environment at Manatt Phelps & Phillips, Greenberg Glusker and Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp, and brings sophisticated tax expertise to the more service-oriented practice of a small firm.

Her engineering degree contributes to an emphasis on working carefully and deliberately so as to "Measure Twice, Cut Once."
Effective estate plans accomplish many goals:
  - Avoid probate
  - Reduce estate taxes if possible
  - Position inherited assets for best income tax advantages
  - Ensure continuity for family business assets
  - Protect assets for vulnerable  beneficiaries
  - Pass values to heirs through trust terms
  - Create liquidity to finance any estate taxes

We can assist you with designing a cohesive and streamlined estate plan to achieve your wealth planning goals.

Estate Planning

post death administration

  • Wills and Revocable Trusts
  • Living Wills, Health Care Directives
  • Estate Tax and Gifting Strategies 
  • Business Succession
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Charitable Planning
  • Trust Administration
  • Probate
  • Estate Tax Returns
  • Subtrust Funding
  • Post Death Planning
  • Estate Tax Audits
  • Irrevocable Trust Modification

Education


JD UCLA Law School 1998
BS Mechanical Engineering, Rice University, 1992
BA English Literature, Rice University, 1992

Contact Information


 Susan A. Beveridge, Esq.
 Law Offices of Susan A. Beveridge
 12400 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 400
 Los Angeles, CA  90025
 (310) 442-4885
Susan's favorite client feedback comment to date:

"I was expecting estate planning to be a stressful and depressing process.  Instead, you made it easy and even a little bit fun.  Thank you!"