The Corman Law Attorneys

Michael L. Corman


Education

  • Santa Clara University School of Law, JD, 1976
  • University of Colorado, Boulder, BS, 1973

Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell Rating for Ethical Standards and Legal Ability: AV preeminent (top rating) 30+ years

Memberships

  • State Bar of California
  • Santa Cruz County Bar Association
  • Santa Cruz County Estate Planning Council
  • United States Tax Court
  • Santa Clara University School of Law Alumni Association
  • University of Colorado, Boulder, Alumni Association

Lauren T. Corman


Education

  • Santa Clara University School of Law, JD, 2013
     - Summa Cum Laude, SCU
     - Order of the Coif, SCU
  • University of California, Los Angeles, BA, 2010
     - Summa Cum Laude, UCLA
     - Phi Beta Kappa, UCLA

Awards

  • Multiple Witkin Awards for Academic Excellence including an award in the practice area of Estate Planning
  • Multiple CALI Excellence for the Future Awards including those in the practice areas of Elder Law and Business Planning
  • Fenwick and West Tax Prize for achievement and excellence in the practice area of Federal Taxation

Memberships

  • State Bar of California
  • Santa Cruz County Bar Association
  • Silicon Valley Bar Association
  • Santa Cruz County Estate Planning Council
  • Santa Cruz County Bar Association-Advocates
  • Women Lawyers of Santa Cruz County
  • Santa Clara University School of Law Alumni Association
  • UCLA Alumni Association

Estate Planning, Wills & Trusts

Almost everyone has heard of a will. Some people have also heard of a trust. However, people are often unclear as to the advantages of a trust over a will, and when a will is all that is needed.

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Probates, Conservatorships, Trusts & Estate Administration

The Corman Law Offices handles probates, conservatorships, and trust and estate administration. Our services will aid you whether a probate, conservatorship, trust administration, or estate administration is required.

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Business Planning

The Corman Law Offices provides assistance in business formation, tax planning, maintenance, dissolution, and the buying and selling of a business.

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Tax Services

We have extensive experience in settling tax controversies, including over 37 years of audit experience and expertise in practicing before the United States Tax Court.

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