Bauer & Shekerlian Law has the combined experience of practicing law in Orange County for over 40 years. Our practice offers highly skilled services in the fields of Estate Planning, Trust Administration, Probate, Business Planning, Exit Planning, Tax Preparation, and Tax Planning. Our staff is very personable, and we strive to give our clients a friendly and comfortable experience. We try our best to treat you like family and will do our best to accommodate your schedule, even making ourselves available after hours.
Attorney, Phil Shekerlian, is native to Orange County where he graduated from California State University Fullerton with a BA in Criminal Justice and a Juris Doctor from Whittier Law School where he received two Excellence for the Future Awards. Phil started off interning with a well-established attorney in 2011. He then opened his own practice in 2012. Phil is highly knowledgeable and experienced, and loves getting to know the clients. He is a loyal California Angels season ticket holder, Anaheim Ducks fan, and enjoys fishing and traveling in his free time.
Anu Verma has been an estate planning paralegal since 2002. She graduated from California State University Fullerton with a BA in Political Science and a Juris Doctor from Western State College of Law. Anu is also an Orange County native and is married with three children.
Laurie Austin is one of our Legal Assistants and says her favorite part of her job is helping our clients. She graduated from California Lutheran University with her BA in Liberal Arts, and is married with three children. Laurie is an Orange County native, a resident of Tustin since 1995, and has been with the company since 2012.
Jennifer Culbertson joined the firm as a Legal Assistant in 2015 and loves being part of a team that strives to create lasting relationships with clients. After graduating Florida State University with her BS in Criminology, she relocated to Southern California. Jennifer is married and has two adult daughters who are in college.
Ashley Rose is one of our Office Assistants and graduated from Brigham Young University with her BA in Elementary Education. Ashley enjoys music, having sung in her college and high school choirs, and is proficient in playing both flute and piccolo. Ashley has spent most of her life in California, but she has lived in 11 different cities in her life, including on both coasts.
Itzel Perez is the newest member of our team.
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