Brooke M. Pollard joined Tredway Lumsdaine & Doyle LLP (TLD) as a law clerk in May, 2006. Ms. Pollard is currently an associate at our Irvine office. Brooke’s practice focuses mainly on corporate, tax and estate planning matters.
Ms. Pollard graduated from Loyola Law School in May, 2007. While at Loyola Law School, Brooke clerked for the Hon. Richard Aronson, California Court of Appeals, Fourth Appellate District, Division Three, and worked for an estate planning firm in Costa Mesa. Prior to entering law school, Ms. Pollard was a Financial Services Officer at a large local bank specializing in small and growing businesses.
Ms. Pollard received her Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of California at Los Angeles. While at UCLA, Brooke actively participated in the school’s athletic program and was the first female manager of the men’s UCLA basketball program.
Ms. Pollard handles all aspects of stock and asset purchases, including letters of intent, due diligence, purchase agreement preparation and review, closings and earn-out strategies. She has a particular emphasis in counseling and implementing business transition and succession strategies between family members. She has formed over 200 corporations, limited liability companies, limited partnerships, general partnerships and limited liability limited partnerships for licensed professionals. Ms. Pollard’s office maintains corporate records for over 400 closely-held businesses on an annual basis. She has exceptional knowledge in the area of property taxes, property tax appeals, and claim for reassessment exclusions during transfer of real property into and out of legal entities.
Ms. Pollard handles every-day matters for business owners including lease reviews, distribution agreements, trademark issues, employment agreements, tax saving strategies, corporate compliance and asset protection.
PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
- Member, Orange County Bar Association
- Member, Irvine Chamber of Commerce
- Loyola Law School, Los Angeles (Juris Doctor, 2007)
- University of California, Los Angeles (Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Economics, 2001)
- California, 2007