Laura practices almost exclusively in the field of estate planning, trust and probate law. She counsels individuals and families in establishing estate plans geared toward each unique situation, working with her clients to customize each family’s plan. She also handles routine trust and probate administrations, walking families through the complex realm of estate administration after a loved one’s death. Laura regularly handles litigated trust and estate matters, including will contests, claims against fiduciaries, and property ownership disputes. She also represents injured individuals in personal injury matters.
Laura is dedicated to earning the trust and confidence of her clients while zealously pursuing their rights. She prides herself on the value of her services and her record of success in litigation. Laura says that her favorite aspect of practicing law is the ability to bring her clients peace and comfort by being their calm in times of difficulty.
When she's not practicing law, you can find Laura wandering through the wilderness, floating on her paddle board on an alpine lake, or lounging around her favorite island, Maui.
BAR ADMISSIONS & SPECIALIZATION
Certified Legal Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization
J.D., Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University
B.A., University of California at Davis, English with High Honors, Italian with Honors, and Political Science with Honors
ASSOCIATIONS, ACCREDITATIONS & AWARDS
Vice President, El Dorado County Bar Association Board of Directors
California Real Estate Broker License #02042415
Voted Best Attorney, El Dorado County Foothills - 2019, 2018, 2017
LAURA ROSE NELSON
aTTORNEY AT LAW