Los Angeles, CA/WW Press/September 22, 2017– Edward A. Landry, (1939-2020) Partner & Attorney of Musick, Peeler LLP was selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Top Attorneys of North America 2017-18 edition.
Attorney Edward A. Landry was a partner at the law firm Musick, Peeler LLP in Los Angeles. His area of concentration was trusts and estates and he was chairperson of the Transactional Department. Mr. Landry has handled the estates of many prominent Californians, including the Estate of J. Paul Getty, (American Industrialist who founded the Getty Oil Company.)He is also involved in many career-related activities and has lectured for UCLA Law School, California Continuing Education of the Bar, University of Southern California Estate Planning Institute, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, and various other programs and institutes.
Mr. Landry received his B.A. from Louisiana State University and his J.D. from UCLA School of Law, while attending law school, Mr. Landry was elected Order of the Coif and a member of Law Review. He is a member of the State Bar of California, American Bar Association, Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Member, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Member Chancery Club, Member.
Mr. Landry was an active member of numerous civic and charitable organizations. He was a Trustee of Harvey Mudd College and Loyola Marymount University, a Director of the Music Center Opera, the Estelle Doheny Eye Institute, a Trustee of the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, the Dan Murphy Foundation, the Jaquelin Hume Foundation, the Flora Thornton Foundation, the Walter Lantz Foundation and a Director of the Foundation for Teaching Economics. He has also served as an adjunct Professor of Law at UCLA Law School.
Mr. Landry was selected to Super Lawyers 2005- 2018 and Best Lawyers in America.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.