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Douglas M. Buchanan Attorney at Law serves clients in Arroyo Grande and throughout San Luis Obispo County. The firm practices in the areas of estate planning, probate, wills & trusts, health care directives, real estate trusts, and corporate formation. Attorney Douglas M. Buchanan has dedicated his legal practice to providing clients responsive, personalized legal assistance in dealing with estate planning and corporate matters. If you need assistance with legal tasks related to your will, living trust, real estate trust transfers, health care directives, or corporate formation issues, he is there to help. Douglas M. Buchanan Attorney at Law is dedicated to providing each client with personalized and practical legal advice that is designed to help you achieve your goals.
The firm’s founder, Douglas M. Buchanan has been practicing law for over 30 years. Attorney Buchanan focuses on helping clients prepare for both the expected and unexpected changes in their lives, specializing in estate planning, trust and probate and elder law. He is there to help you work through an array of important estate planning processes, such as creating a will, establishing a trust, transferring existing real estate to a trust, and putting comprehensive health directives in place. For families who need help navigating the probate process following the death of a loved one, he can offer you trusted legal guidance each step of the way.
In addition, Mr. Buchanan provides legal guidance in business and corporation. Whether you are structuring a partnership, LLC, or S-Corp, or whether you need help with drafting shareholder or LLC membership agreements, I will work closely with you. With his knowledge and extensive experience, Mr. Buchanan will present you with the necessary information to help you make informed decisions regarding your legal matters. More importantly, he will work with you to develop a comprehensive plan to address your legal needs, integrating your values and vision to help you achieve your goals.
Mr. Buchanan received his J.D. from From Golden Gate University School of Law, 1986 and his B.A. from Dartmouth College, 1981. He is a member of the California Bar since 1990. He is also a member of the Pennsylvania (since 1987) and North Carolina Bar (since 1995), both currently inactive.
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