Keith Codron

Keith Codron is an Orange County attorney with more than 40 years of experience in the field of trusts and estates. He has been certified as a specialist in estate planning, trust and probate law by the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California. Mr. Codron's practice is focused on asset protection and litigating disputes involving trusts and estates.

On the transactional side, Mr. Codron specializes in advanced planning strategies for business owners, key executives, investors, professional practitioners and high net worth individuals. His particular areas of expertise include the design, drafting and implementation of foreign and domestic spendthrift discretionary trusts, charitable remainder trusts, qualified personal residence trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts, intentionally defective trusts, special needs trusts, multi-generational dynasty trusts, stretch IRA inheritance trusts, private retirement plans, family limited partnerships, limited liability companies, prenuptial agreements and tax-exempt foundations. Mr. Codron also handles a wide array of business law matters.

Mr. Codron is licensed to practice in California (1982), Florida (1981) and New York (1980), and is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Tax Court, the Eleventh U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Mr. Codron holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Chicago (1976), a Juris Doctor law degree from the John Marshall Law School (1979), and an advanced Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in taxation from the University of Miami Law Center (1980).

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  • Very Professional

    I have worked with Keith for several years, providing asset protection trust services to his clients. Keith is very professional and has an indepth understanding of the APT structures available.
  • Extremely Competent Attorney

    Keith is an extremely competent attorney and is very detail oriented. When working with Keith I am confident that he is positioning his clients in the most favorable way to meet their needs and accomplish their goals.
  • Outstanding Job

    Keith has done an outstanding job of managing our family's portfolio. He is always looking for opportunities to enhance earnings and minimize risk. He has been extremely helpful in navigating our way through a myriad of legal issues ensuring that inheritance issues have been successfully resolved.
  • Pays Great Attention

    Keith pays great attention to all the details. He has always been very prompt with any work he has done for me. He has been very helpful in answering questions and giving advice.
  • Provides Excellent Service

    Keith is an excellent attorney who is very knowledgable and competent, and takes great pride in his work. He is very detail oriented and provides excellent service and follow-up. I can recommend Keith without any reservation.
  • Very Professional Individual

    Keith helped us set up a family trust to better protect our dependents. He was very knowledgable and skilled, and explained each step along the way. He is a very professional individual and can keep a confidence. I would happily recommend his services.
  • Definitely Recommend His Services

    Keith has done numerous accounting jobs as well as estate planning for my wife and me. He is extremely knowledgable and very thorough. I would definitely recommend his services.
  • Excellent Attorney and Tax Specialist

    I have known Keith Codron for more than 20 years. Keith is an excellent attorney and tax specialist. He is a man of high integrity and operates with great efficiency. His expertise and stellar client service are his hallmark. If you need well researched, precise information, including the best po...
  • Attentive To Each and Every Detail

    Thanks again for everything you did for me, my sister and my mom. You have been attentive to each and every detail. I would not hesitate to call upon you — in fact, have recommended you to two separate parties. Thank you for EVERYTHING!
  • You rock!

    You rock! You have been my savior. Thanks.
  • Blessing

    Thank you so much for being my lawyer. You have been such a blessing.
  • Respect and Integrity

    Keith,I want to profusely thank you for the work you are doing in representing my family and I. Most importantly, keeping my mothers intentions and wishes upheld with respect and integrity.
  • Expert Advice and Thoroughness

    Thank you for all your help and expert advice.  I appreciate your thoroughness.
  • Always Available

    Thank you for always being available when we need you. That really means everything to us.

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Law Offices of Keith Codron
19200 Von Karman Avenue, Suite 600
Irvine, CA 92612
(949) 622-5450
(949) 622-5452 (fax)