Meagan A. Paisley


Meagan A. Paisley is an attorney with RMO LLP, where she leads the firm’s client relationship team.  In this role, Meagan guides clients and community team members with a warm, empathetic and attuned approach that provides a strategy and a sense of relief to those embroiled in emotional and complex probate, trust, estate, conservatorship and inheritance disputes.


DePaul University College of Law
Chicago, Illinois

Texas A&M University
Corpus Christi, Texas – B.A., Political Science
Minor, Criminal Justice, cum laude

Ones to Watch
Trusts and Estates, Best Lawyers, 2024

“Woman to Watch”

Nominee, Women’s Leadership Awards, 
Los Angeles Business Journal, 2023

Vice President, Stanisaus County Estate Planning Council

Member Estate Planning Council of Stanislaus County

Member, State Bar of California

Latest Articles from Meagan

Do You Pay Taxes on Inherited Art

Do You Pay Taxes on Inherited Art?

Inheriting a valuable piece of art can feel like a fantastic gift. But if you’ve recently inherited a loved one’s art collection, you may be

What Do You Do With Inherited Jewelry?

If you have inherited jewelry, there are several options you can consider. Ultimately, the decision of what to do with inherited jewelry depends on your

What Do You Do If You Inherit Millions of Dollars?

If you recently inherited a large sum of money, you may be wondering what your next steps should be. Coming into millions of dollars can

What Is a Breach of Trust?

A trustee is a fiduciary, which means that they have a legal duty to act in the best interests of the trust’s beneficiaries. A “breach

What Does an Estate Lawyer Do After Death?

Estate planning lawyers help their clients plan for what will happen to their property and assets after they die. This includes creating wills and trusts

Does a Surviving Spouse Need Probate?

If your spouse has recently passed away, you may be wondering if you need to go through probate in order to inherit your deceased spouse’s