With an established reputation in the legal community, Mark Lester has accrued more than 34 years of experience in a range of practice areas. He demonstrates proficiency in succession planning, probate, trust administration, and trust and estate litigation. Additionally, he has a tremendous amount of experience in business matters, including transactions, litigation, taxation and real property law. As a managing partner with Jones & Lester, LLP, Mr. Lester is responsible for litigating contested trust, estate and conservatorship matters, drafting simple and complex estate plans, and providing estate planning, and trust and estate administration services for all types of families and individuals. In recognition of his professional excellence, he was named one of the Ten Most Dependable Lawyers of California by Goldline Research for his trust and estate practice.