Newport Beach, California Estate Planning Attorney
Laura K. Meier
Attorney at Law
Laura K. Meier is an Orange County business and estate planning attorney, author, and mom of four great kids. She helps families meet their financial, legal, and moral obligations to their loved ones through estate, business, and life plans that ensure their family’s complete protection and well-being.
Laura is the author of the highly-acclaimed parenting book, Good Parents Worry, Great Parents Plan—Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning for Parents of Young Children (2014). She frequently speaks throughout Southern California at universities, schools, local organizations, and at private events on the importance of having a family estate plan. Laura’s work has been featured by national media outlets including NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX, and more.
Laura is proud to be an Orange County native. She received her law degree from J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in 2003, during which time she clerked for Union Pacific Railroad’s legal department. Upon graduation, she joined Klein Denatale Goldner, LLP and served as the City Attorney for a city in the California Central Valley. She then joined the national law firm Best Best & Krieger, LLP in its Irvine office where she continued to advise cities, government agencies, and public officials.
Laura’s experience representing the public sector gave her a great deal of appreciation for the role that families and individuals play in the success of a community and in the lives of children. She opened Meier Law Firm in 2010 in Newport Beach, California to help parents secure their future and protect their children through proper estate planning. Today, Meier Law Firm has become one of the premier business and estate planning law firms in Orange County. Meier Law Firm has received the highest ratings possible from clients, including a 10.0 rating of Laura on AVVO and a 5 star rating on YELP. Laura was twice honored by OC Metro Magazine in 2010 and 2011 as one of the top five Orange County attorneys in her practice field.
Laura currently serves on the Board of Directors of the United Cerebral Palsy Orange County, where she serves as Chair of the Fund Committee and Member of the Governance Committee. She previously served a two-year term as the Newport Beach District Four Representative for the Environmental Quality Affairs Committee. She is also a member of Wealth Counsel—a national organization of trusts and estates attorneys and other legal, tax, and business professionals who design sophisticated planning techniques for individuals and families.
Most importantly, Laura and her husband Joshua Meier, Esq. are the proud parents of Conrad (11), Jack (7), Kate (5), and Andrew (3). The Meiers live in Newport Beach, CA and you can usually find them on some kind of sports field. They are also members of Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church.
We invite you to contact Laura by calling her at 949.718.0420 or emailing her at firstname.lastname@example.org.