Kevin Snyder

Attorney | Owner

Carolyn Snyder

Director of Operations

Hannah Jeffrey

Law Clerk

Dallis Warshaw

Of Counsel

Laney Lyons Richardson

Drafting Coordinator

At Snyder Law you get a team of professionals who are dedicated to serving you, your family, and your future. 

Kevin Snyder Estate Planning Attorney

Kevin Snyder

Attorney | Owner

Kevin is a husband, father, and an attorney passionate about helping his clients and community.

A tenured attorney, Kevin  earned his LL.M (Masters of Law) from the California Western School of Law; his JD (Juris Doctorate) from the University of Richmond School of Law, graduating with honors; and his B.A. (Bachelor of Arts) from Boston College, also graduating with honors (go Eagles!). Mr. Snyder is an active member of Wealth Counsel and Elder Counsel as well as the Trust & Estates and Elder Law sections of the Orange County Bar Association.  He has also been published in the OC Lawyer magazine multiple times.

Prior to opening Snyder Law, PC, Mr. Snyder worked in a variety of legal disciplines. One of which was as a public defender in Orange County.  He has defended countless adults, juveniles, and veterans at all stages criminal court proceedings. He also gained a unique experience working closely with veterans in the Veteran’s Treatment Court. This experience prepared Kevin well for his Veteran Defense practice and the personalized care, attention, and diligence necessary in his role as a trusted estate advisor.

Prior to attending law school, Kevin spent a year in the Jesuit Volunteer Corps where he was “ruined for life” and left with a lasting impression of how important it is to be a “man for others.” Kevin currently serves on the Board of Trustees for St. Joseph Hospital in Orange, the Holy Family Cathedral Finance Committee, and provides pro bono legal services through the Veterans Legal Institute.

EDUCATION

  • LL.M, California Western School of Law
  • J.D., University of Richmond School of Law
    • Loyola Law School (exchange program)
    • University of Cambridge (exchange program)
  • B.A. History & Economics, Boston College

MEMBERSHIPS & ASSOCIATIONS

  • Orange County Bar Association
  • WealthCounsel
  • ElderCounsel
  • Veterans Committee of the Orange County Bar Association

PHILANTHROPY

  • Board of Trustees, St. Joseph Hospital
  • Veterans Legal Institute
  • Holy Family Cathedral Finance Committee
Carolyn Snyder

Carolyn Snyder

Director of Operations

Carolyn is instrumental in managing Snyder Law’s operations and ensuring our client centered approach. Carolyn understands our clients come to us looking for answers and guidance and she is committed to providing them the peace of mind they deserve.  With a background in teaching and being an active mother to three “littles”, she believes in the importance of educating and planning as a means to strengthen families. Carolyn appreciates that managing today’s challenges and preparing for tomorrow’s success is no easy task and is committed to providing our clients with a special experience and the highest level of care when working with us.

Hannah Jeffrey

Hannah Jeffrey

Law Clerk

Hannah graduated with her J.D. from the University of California Irvine, School of Law in May 2018. and has a B.A. in Psychology from Connecticut College. She began working in the legal field after college and has quickly gained a wide variety of legal experience having worked at the Legal Aid Society of Orange County, the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office, the United State’s Attorney’s Office, and the San Diego District Attorney’s Office. Upon realizing her interest in the field of Estate Planning she came to Snyder Law and has been a tremendous asset in using her skills and acumen to assist clients in a multitude of capacities. Hannah grew up in Orange County and enjoys exploring the local hiking and food scenes.

Dallis Warshaw

Dallis Warshaw

Of Counsel

Serving as Of Counsel with Snyder Law, P.C., Dallis focuses on helping military veterans overcome their legal challenges so they can successfully transition back into civilian life. She also assists former service members with their discharge upgrade requests. In addition to both her parents having served in the Marine Corps, Dallis has numerous family members and friends who are current or former service members of the various military branches.

In addition, Dallis is a Policy Analyst with the Veterans Legal Institute, having a passion for policy advocacy in the areas of veteran homelessness, military sexual trauma, mental health, and access to justice and services. She is the Managing Editor of “VLI On Point,” on online publication for the discussion of issues facing service members and veterans, and she is the producer and host of a podcast titled “A World Apart,” which tells the stories of military service members and veterans.

In 2014, Dallis graduated top of her class from the Dale E. Fowler School of Law at Chapman University, where she was a member of the Moot Court Competition Board and served as Managing Editor of the Chapman Law Review. In 2011, she graduated with honors from California State University Fullerton with a degree in psychology and criminal justice.

EDUCATION

  • J.D., Dale E. Fowler School of Law at Chapman University
  • B.A., Psychology & Criminal Justice, California State University, Fullerton

MEMBERSHIPS & ASSOCIATIONS

  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Veterans Committee of the Orange County Bar Association
  • Chair of the Subcommittee on Women Veterans

PHILANTHROPY

  • Veterans Project of Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Veterans Legal Institute
  • Angel City Pit Bulls
Laney Lyons Richardson

Laney Lyons Richardson

Drafting Coordinator

Laney Lyons-Richardson has over 15 years experience in the estate planning industry.  After managing an estate planning law firm for 12 years, she continued on to train law firm teams across the country in estate planning processes, hiring and team building, and start two successful businesses.   In addition, she co-authored “Don’t Be a Yes Chick” and is the co-founder of The Ultimate Smart Solution, LLC.  As our Drafting Coordinator, Laney ensures our clients’ trusts, wills, and other legal documents are seamless and thorough.

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