Kevin C. Findley, Esq. - Immediate Past President

Kevin C. Findley received his J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law in 1979 and his LL.M. in Taxation from Washington University School of Law in 1983. Kevin’s practice areas include estate planning, tax, probate and trust law, purchase and sale of businesses and tax exempt organizations, as well as pension and profit sharing law, and ERISA.

Practice Focus

Acquisitions, Divestitures and Mergers; Business Planning; Corporate Tax Planning and Partnership Taxation; ERISA; Estate Planning; Pension and Profit Sharing Plans; Probate; Tax Exempt Organizations; Trust Law

Bar Admissions

State Bar of California, 1979


Bachelor of Arts, University of Missouri, 1976

Juris Doctor, Pepperdine University School of Law, 1979

LL.M. in Taxation, Washington University School of Law, 1983

Professional Associations and Leadership

Kern County Bar Association, 1985-present

Community Involvement

Bakersfield Christian High School -Director and Officer, 1994-2007

Christian Legal Society, 1999-present -Member

Kern County Museum Foundation -Director and Officer, 1994-2003

Goodwill Industries of South Central California -Director and Officer, 1989-1996

Professional Experience

Klein, DeNatale, Goldner, Cooper, Rosenlieb & Kimball, LLP, 1992-present

Bunker, Byrum & Kimball, 1985-1992

Law Offices of Richard N. Racouillet, 1983-1985

Health Systems International, 1979-1982