Life and business are full of suprises. We’re here to provide education, compassion, and legal advice to guide you through some of your most important events in life.
California Attorney since 2013
My driving philosophy is integrity; to be genuine as an individual and as a firm. It is that authenticity that keeps clients coming back. The clients know that, even if it’s not what they want to hear, the high-quality professional services they receive will come from an honest opinion that they can trust.
We specilize in Estate Planning and Business Law. Our focus is helping individuals and buisnesses protect their hard earned assets and plan for the future.
Everyone needs a plan for how they want to care for themselves and their loved ones during major life events. There are lots of legal tools to help memorialize your wishes, distribute your assets, and even communicate your health care preferences.
We approach estate planning holistically and provide complete package that cover all contingencies to meet personal goals and needs.
“Lauren C. Jones is an amazing attorney!! The process of getting our living trust done was SO EASY! This is something I’ve been putting off forever, because let’s face it-not the most exciting thing to do! But I feel SO relieved it’s all done. Go see Lauren and get this checked off your to-do list!!”
Running a business can be immensely rewarding, and also full of unexpected challenges. The legal environment is always changing. It can be hard to get organized, or even just keep up with your duties.
We can help you build a solid foundation for your business, and keep it safe with robust contracts, and experienced legal advice to navigate the uneven landscape of business ownership.
“Lauren helped me launch my business. From the very beginning she helped me organize my plans, explained my options, helped me nail down my brand, took care of all the paper work, and set me up with template contracts. I couldn't have wished for a better experience. I wouldn't have my business today without her help. ”
We are committed to educating our clients and community. If you have questions, or want to learn more, you are welcome to join one of our free presentations. They are a great opportunity to get an overview of the legal framework, listen to participant questions, or ask your own. No strings attached.
via Zoom with Lauren Jones
Spring is just around the corner! Come join us and learn about the common misconceptions of Estate Planning and how to protect your investments, assets, and legacy while gaining peace of mind with a customized Estate Plan!
via Facebook Live with Lauren Jones and Kerri Stanford
Kerri Stanford is an independent insurance broker. We'll be discussing all things related to medicare insurance and how to avoid making common mistakes. Join us facebook live with your questions and chat with the experts.
via Facebook live
Join our own Lauren Jones, who will be discussing: Estate Planning in a Nutshell - the common misconceptions of Estate Planning and how to protect your investments, assets, and legacy while gaining peace of mind with a customized Estate Plan! This will be a more condensed version of our usual full Estate Planning presentation, but Lauren will still be touching upon topics including: Wills and Trusts, Probate, Incapacity Documents, Estate Administration and much more!
Do you have a trust? Do you or your trustees know how to handle administration of your trust upon your death? Join us to learn the 9 steps of collecting, managing, and distributing a deceased person’s property held within their trust and walk away feeling more prepared when that time comes.
We love what we do, and we love even more hearing how we have helped our clients reach their goals. Here's what some of them have said about our work.
“I recommend Lauren Jones for your estate planning needs. She is responsive, professional and handled our family's situation with grace. As a fellow attorney, I turned to Lauren when I personally needed an expert. I look forward to continuing to work with her regarding our estate planning needs.”
We are so greatful to the community for recognizing our commitment to provide trusted legal services.
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Each year Sacramento Business Journal honors 40 people under the age of 40 who excel in their professions and contribute to the community within Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer, or Yolo counties. These are individuals who reflect drive, commitment and passion that help make Sacramento great. They give back to the community and elevate the city through their work, whether it be in their career or volunteer work. They inspire through everything they do.
Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in West Sacramento, CA
Lauren Jones was selected to the Rising Stars list from 2018 - 2021. This peer designation is awarded only to a select number of accomplished attorneys and is an honor for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice. The Rising Stars selection process takes into account peer recognition, professional achievement in legal practice, and other cogent factors.
The legal system provides lots of tools to manage your estate, healthcare, and incapacity plans, and look after your loved ones. Although the laws can be hard to understand and know what works best for you, we can help you make sense of these tools and how to use them to fulfill your goals.
Organize your assets into a legal package that describes how to handle assets when you are incapacitated & distribute property to your beneficiaries upon death.
Communicate your wishes regarding the distribution of your assets to your beneficiaries, or alternative distribution in case of trust failures.
Appoint a person to manage your property, financial, and/or medical affairs during incapacity.
Designate a person to make healthcare decisions for you if you are incapacitated.
Designate a person to make healthcare decisions for you if you are incapacitated.
Clearly communicate your decision not to be placed on life support in a vegetative state.
Facilitate the execution of an estate plan during incapacity or after death.
We can help you understand the your options and find the best solution for you.
We created an guide to help you think about your estate planning, introduce the legal tools available, and help you understand which strategies make the most sense for your goals.
It’s free and we won’t ask for your personal information.
Life happens fast and sometimes estate plans don’t keep up. Take a few minutes to run through our checklist and make sure your estate plans still satisfying your needs. If not, we can help you make adjustments.
We created an online guide to help you think about your estate plans, introduce the legal tools available, and help you understand which strategies make the most sense for you.
It’s free and we won’t ask for your personal information.Get started
We can discuss your specific needs and answer questions. If you are ready, then let's start designing your estate plan. These meetings are confidential, with an attorney, and there are not strings attached.
We understand running a business comes with lots of distractions, shifting priorities, and unexpected risks. We can provide you tools to stay organized, compliant, and minimize your risks. We can help you keep your business thriving on a solid legal foundation.
Register a new business. There are lots of options, and we can help you pick the one that works best for you, such as: sole-proprietor, Limited Liability Company (LLC), Corporation, Partnership, and more.
Ensure your business complies with all state and local laws. Your legal duties can change based on your business classification, number of employees, and many other factors.
Retain employees and maintain compliance with state and local employment laws.
When starting a new business, you have several business classifications to choose from. Getting this decision right can simplify your business obligations and protect you from risk, but it can be a tricky question.
Our guide can help you learn about your options and discover which strategies may be the best fit for your business.
Take a few minutes to run through our business compliance checklist. Whether you have dozens of employees or are a sole proprietor, it’s always a good idea to double check that everything is in order and on track.
We can help close gaps, lower risks, and keep your business organized.
We can discuss your specific needs, answer questions, and provide some legal advice. These meetings are confidential, with an attorney, and no there are strings attached.
We gather helpful bite sized articles and videos to help you understand the legal issues and topics. Stay informed so you can plan ahead.
We share the latest news, guides, and helpful information tips, to keep you organized and prepared for the future, as well as the fun stuff in our office.
We'd love to meet you, hear your story, and see how we can help. Feel free to give us a call, send an email, join one of our information presentations, or schedule a private consultation.
2945 Ramco Street, Suite 110
West Sacramento, CA 95691