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Jennifer Sawday

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Long Beach, CA

Tredway Lumsdaine & Doyle LLP (TLD Law)
3900 Kilroy Airport Way, Suite 240
Long Beach, CA 90806
Phone: 562-901-3050
Fax: 562-901-3051
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013
Licensed in California Since: 2003
Practice Areas: Estate Planning & Probate (70%), Estate & Trust Litigation (30%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Jennifer Sawday is a partner at Tredway Lumsdaine & Doyle LLP (TLD Law) in Long Beach, California. Ms. Sawday concentrates her practice on estates and trusts, including estate planning, probate administration, and trust and estate litigation. In addition to Long Beach, her firm has offices in Irvine, Downey and Beverly Hills, and she represents clients throughout the Los Angeles metropolitan area and in Orange County.

In her more than 18 years of legal practice, Ms. Sawday has earned a reputation for her thoroughness and professionalism. Los Angeles Magazine recognized her in its “Top Lawyers in Southern California” issue, and local newspaper the Beachcomber selected her five years in a row as the best wills and trusts attorney in Long Beach. Martindale-Hubbell gave her its top rating of AV Preeminent.* 

Ms. Sawday earned a bachelor’s degree from California State University Dominguez Hills in 1995 and a master’s degree in public administration from the same institution two years later, graduating with honors. She later earned her law degree at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where she earned a place on the dean’s list and the St. Thomas More Law Honor Society, among other honors. 

Active in professional organizations, Ms. Sawday has served as president of Women Lawyers of Long Beach and the Estate Planning and Trust Council of Long Beach. She is also active in the Executives Association of Long Beach and serves on the board of directors of the Long Beach City College Foundation. She has also served as an adjunct professor for paralegal courses at Cerritos College. 

Ms. Sawday is admitted to practice before all California courts and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 70%Estate Planning & Probate
  • 30%Estate & Trust Litigation
Focus Areas

Estate Planning, Probate & Estate Administration

Selections

3 Years Super Lawyers
3 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013

About Jennifer Sawday

First Admitted: 2003, California

Professional Webpage: https://tldlaw.com/attorney/jennifer-sawday/

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Adjunct Professor at Cerritos College for paralegal courses, 2009 - 2014

Honors/Awards

  • Superb Rated Attorney, 10.0 – Avvo
  • Long Beach Beachcomber’s “Best Attorney – Wills & Estates” for 2014 - 2021
  • Thomas More Law Honor Society
  • Top Women Attorneys for Southern California
  • LA Magazine Top Lawyers in Southern California
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating
  • Super Lawyers and Rising Star

Bar/Professional Activity

  • California, 2003
  • S. District Court, 2003
  • Member, Women’s Lawyers of Long Beach, 2006 - Present and President, 2008 - 2009 and 2013 - 2014
  • Member and President, Executives Association of Long Beach, 2014 - Present
  • Director, Estate Planning and Trust Council of Long Beach, 2009 - Present
  • Member, Long Beach Bar Association
  • President, Women Lawyers of Long Beach, 2007 - 2008 year. Active member of Women Lawyers of Long Beach.
  • Member of Board of Directors, Long Beach Community Hospital Foundation, 2009 - Present

Educational Background

  • Bachelor's degree, Public Administration, California State University, Dominguez Hills, California, 1995
  • Masters in Public Administration, California State University, Dominguez Hills, California, 1997

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Volunteer with Long Beach Ronald McDonald House, 2015
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Office Location for Jennifer Sawday

3900 Kilroy Airport Way
Suite 240
Long Beach, CA 90806

Phone: 562-901-3050

Fax: 562-901-3051

Last Updated: 11/30/2021

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