Freeman, Freeman & Smiley LLP

Professional Details

Adrienne H. McKay, Senior Counsel

Adrienne H. McKay is Senior Counsel in our Los Angeles office and a member of the firm’s Trusts and Estates Department.  Ms. McKay offers her moderate-to-high net worth clients a sensitivity to family dynamics while structuring estate planning and trust administration in the most tax-efficient manner possible.  Known to be an excellent listener, Ms. McKay takes an interest in each client’s unique situation in order to determine the best methods for preservation and distribution of assets after a loved one’s death and planning for the following generations.

Ms. McKay’s practice focuses on gift and tax planning, formation and administration of revocable and irrevocable trusts and subtrusts, incapacity and post-mortem planning and administration, and preparation and review of gift and estate tax returns.     

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association | Trusts and Estates Section
  • State Bar of California | Trusts and Estates Section

Presentations & Publications

  • Author | "Termination of Parental Rights in California: Why a Temporary Prohibition on Conception Would Have Better Served Ethan N." | 35 SW. U. L. REV. 61 | January 2005