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John Dudley Laughton

John Dudley Laughton

John D. Laughton, A Professional Law Corporation
  • Business Law, Elder Law, Estate Planning...
  • California
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Summary

John is committed to providing personalized estate planning services in a highly ethical, professional, solution oriented, and cost effective manner. In addition to providing timely and high quality legal services, he is committed to educating the community about important estate planning issues through public seminars.
Mr. Laughton also has a legal background in business and real estate matters and was appointed to the City of Del Rey Oaks Planning Commission and served between 1985 and 1992. He served in the U.S. Army, including a tour of Vietnam in 1971-1972. Mr. Laughton was born in Carmel, CA and raised on the Monterey Peninsula, CA.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate Law
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    One hour on estate planning matters
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, MC
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    $350/hr. - Most legal work is performed on a mutually agreed fixed fee basis
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Principal
John D. Laughton, A Professional Law Corporation
- Current
Associate; Principal
Davis & Schroeder, A Professional Corporation
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Education
University of California, Hastings College of the Law
Juris Doctor (1978) | Legal Education Opportunity Program (LEOP)Tutor.
University of California, Berkeley
B.A. (1971) | Legal, Economic and Philosophical Avenues of Change
Honors: Distinction in General Scholarship
Awards
Eagle Scout
Boy Scouts of America
Adult awards: Award of Merit, Silver Beaver, Wood Badge, James E. West
Professional Associations
The Salvation Army - Monterey Peninsula Corps
Advisory Board
- Current
All Saints' Episcopal Day School
Board of Trustees
- Current
Activities: Former board member (1997-2000)
National Association of Elder Law Attorneys
Member
- Current
American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys
Member
- Current
Monterey Bay Area Council - Boy Scouts of America
Executive Board
- Current
California State Bar # 83589
Member
- Current
American Bar Association
Member
- Current
Monterey County Bar Association
Member
- Current
Ed Slott IRA Trained Attorney
Member
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AARP Legal Services Directory
Certified Attorney
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Nolo Legal Services Attorney
Certified Attorney
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Monterey Peninsula Yacht Club
Past Commodore
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Social Media
Contact & Map
Estate Planning
215 W. Franklin St., Suite 411
Monterey, CA 93940
USA
Telephone: (831) 649-1122
Telephone: (831) 649-1122
Fax: (831) 649-0566