Lauren Doyle is a corporate and estate planning attorney at TLD Law where her practice is focused on corporate counseling, business succession planning, and estate and tax planning. Ms. Doyle works in TLD Law’s Irvine office, and provides legal services to individuals and business clients throughout the Los Angeles and Orange County areas.
Corporate Transaction Services
Ms. Doyle assists clients in selecting and forming entities, negotiating and drafting capital structure agreements, including stock buy-sell, shareholders, partnership, operating and subscription agreements. She has experience in reviewing and drafting loan documents, including promissory notes, loan agreements, deeds of trust, and stock pledge agreements. Ms. Doyle has worked on several large M&A transactions, from negotiating and drafting the letter of intent and purchase agreement, to conducting due diligence, and managing the closing. She also provides day-to-day business operational advice, including issues with corporate governance and contract and lease drafting. Ms. Doyle has assisted clients in a variety of industries, such as technology, medical, construction, engineering, accounting, fashion, restaurant, and design industry.
Estate Planning Services
Ms. Doyle represents individuals and families in preparing estate plans, including wills, trusts, advanced health care directives, durable powers of attorney, and trust transfer deeds. She also advises clients on strategies for reducing or eliminating estate taxes.
Trust Administration Services
Ms. Doyle also helps guide clients through the trust administration process, which includes preparing and serving trustee notifications to beneficiaries, preparing certifications of trust, preparing and recording affidavits of death of trustee as well as transferring property to preserve low property tax values under Prop. 58 by using the Parent-Child Exclusion and resolving complex issues that arise in during this process.
Ms. Doyle is an active member in the Irvine Chamber of Commerce where she serves on the Women of Influence committee. She is also an active member of the Orange County Bar Association, including serving as the current treasurer and secretary of the Business and Corporate Law section. She also enjoys being a member of the Association For Corporate Growth – Orange County and being a volunteer for Girls, Inc.
Prior to joining TLD, Ms. Doyle earned her B.A. from New York University in 2008, where she majored in Journalism and Psychology. She graduated as Salutatorian, 2nd in her class, and summa cum laude from Western State University, College of Law in 2013, where she also served on the editorial board of the Law Review and competed on the Honors Moot Court Team.
Lauren grew up in Newport Beach and graduated from Mater Dei High School in 2004. She now lives in Costa Mesa with her husband, who is also an attorney, and their new son, where they enjoy bike rides to the beach and Duffy Boat cruises.
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