The Firm

Brian Buchanan and Jacqueline Patterson have been practicing law together in downtown Los Angeles since 1999, and have been practicing as Buchanan & Patterson, LLP since 2010. Their practice, located in the Wedbush Center runs the gamut from litigation, real estate and transactional to tax and estate planning. The boutique firm prides itself on excellence, integrity and quality personal client service.

The litigation services provided by the firm handles cases before the state and federal courts and administrative agencies relating to matters in contract, real property, construction, torts and general business disputes. The firm’s business practice performs services in all of the principal substantive areas of commercial law, including corporate, partnership, real property transactions and general contract law. The tax and estate planning portion of the practice includes estate, gift and GST planning, document drafting, business succession & entity structuring strategies, trust and estate administration, litigation, fiduciary accounting and tax planning and compliance.

Buchanan & Patterson, LLP lawyers devote a significant amount of time to professional development and charitable work. Jacqueline Patterson has been a speaker and seminar leader for over 25 years, teaching other professionals in the areas of tax, law and accounting. She is a nationally recognized speaker and has participated extensively in conferences, seminars and workshops for nationally recognized organization and other business organizations.

Brian Buchanan and his wife started Child Share, a public charity that finds homes for foster children in Christian families.