Kevin Snyder

Attorney | Owner

Carolyn Snyder

Director of Operations

Hannah Jeffrey

Attorney

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. 

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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 attending law school, Kevin spent a year in the Jesuit Volunteer Corps where he met his wife, Carolyn, and was 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.

In his spare time, Kevin enjoys sharing a life with Carolyn, being “Dado” to his kids, exploring cuisine, and pursuing writing and cartooning.

EDUCATION

  • LL.M, California Western School of Law
  • J.D., University of Richmond School of Law
  • 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
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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.

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Hannah Jeffrey

Attorney

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.

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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