Brooke M. Pollard joined Tredway, Lumsdaine & Doyle, LLP as a law clerk in May, 2006. She is currently an associate at our Irvine office. Brooke’s practice focuses mainly on corporate, tax and estate planning matters.
Brooke 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, Brooke was a Financial Services Officer at a large local bank specializing in small and growing businesses.
Brooke 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.
Brooke 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. Her 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.
Brooke handles every-day matters for business owners including lease reviews, distribution agreements, trademark issues, employment agreements, tax saving strategies, corporate compliance and asset protection.
- Loyola Law School, Los Angeles (Juris Doctor, 2007)
- University of California, Los Angeles (Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Economics, 2001)
- California, 2007