FRANCIS BURTON DOYLE, Esq.
Attorney and founder of WealthPLAN, Frank Doyle brings nearly 35 years
of legal experience in tax, estate planning,
probate and trust administration and litigation. He is certified by The State
Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in both
Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law and Taxation Law.
Frank is a Professor of Law at Lincoln University School of Law where he teaches
Wills and Trusts. Frank was named Professor of the Year for the 2004-2005 Academic
Year. He is a frequent lecturer for the California Continuing Education
of the Bar (CEB), National Business Institute (NBI) and Lorman Educational
Seminars as well as other continuing professional educational organizations.
He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Santa Clara County Estate
Planning Council and a member of the Executive Board of the Silicon Valley
Bar Association. In addition Frank has recently received a Martindale-Hubbell
® rating of AV
®, which is the highest rating a lawyer can receive.
Frank has also received several awards and accolades, including:
- Listed in Top Northern California Attorneys for 2016
- Named Super Lawyer for 2016
- AV Super Lawyers for 2016
- Lifetime Achievement Award from Lincoln Law School
Frank Doyle received his J. D. degree from the University of San Francisco
Law School, his M. S. in Taxation from Golden Gate University, and his
B. A. degree from Santa Clara University. Prior to founding WealthPLAN
in 1996, Mr. Doyle was a shareholder at a large San Jose law firm where
he specialized in tax and estate planning, trust administration and trust