Practice Areas

Business Law

Our Beverly Hills business lawyers at the Law Offices of Christopher R. Mallicoat have wide-ranging experience to handle diverse matters that can secure your growth, prevent risk exposure, and preserve your business. Our services include LLC and business formation, business sales and purchases, partnership transactions and agreements, contract negotiations, mergers, disputes, and insurance claims, among other matters. We also handle a great deal of commercial real estate issues and business litigation cases in Beverly Hills. Read more.

Estate Planning

When it comes to estate planning, you need lawyers who know California probate law backwards and forwards, and you need sound advice that is highly individualized to your personal circumstances. Estate planning involves much more than just your last will and testament. Our Beverly Hills estate planning attorneys know the right questions to ask and the best documents to suggest to make sure your own financial needs are taken care of, as well as the needs of your loved ones. We have experience preparing powers of attorney, trusts, guardianship’s, living wills, partnerships, etc. Learn more.

Family Law

Perhaps no area of law is more emotional than family law, which involves divorce, child custody disputes, and other issues within the family. If you find yourself in this situation, you need a compassionate, supportive Beverly Hills family lawyer who will not escalate the anger among the parties but will remain a devoted advocate for your rights and wishes. At the Law Offices of Christopher R. Mallicoat, we have extensive experience handling all kinds of matrimonial and child custody matters, including prenuptial and post-nuptial agreements, spousal support, paternity issues, property division and distribution, and domestic violence cases. Learn more.

Personal Injury

When you are injured in an accident, you need tireless advocates to fight for your rights. Our Beverly Hills personal injury lawyers are devoted to treating every case as unique to make sure that you receive every penny you are entitled to. You pay no money up front; we work on a contingency basis and only receive a small percentage of your final settlement. We have handled an array of complex cases, including car accidents, slip and falls, wrongful death, medical malpractice, workers compensation, negligence, and more. Learn more.


Probate law is complicated and confusing, and the consequences of errors in the execution or administration of a last will and testament can be costly and even leave you open to prosecution. When a loved one passes away – whether with a will or without a will (intestate) – you need to be able to rely on Beverly Hills probate lawyers with the expertise to protect your interests and the interests of the beneficiaries you represent. You need to know that you are not at risk of costing the estate more money or becoming liable for mistakes. Our attorneys are accustomed to handling complex probate matters, including estates, trusts, and litigation. Read about our probate services.


When you need to draft your last will and testament or make revisions to your current will, the Law Offices of Christopher R. Mallicoat can advise you of the most advantageous ways to ensure that your loved ones are financially secure and that your wishes are carried out to the letter. Keeping your will free from contests at the time of probate requires estate lawyers who know the law and who are experts at drafting perfectly written documents that cannot be questioned. We pride ourselves on our ability to provide you with the best estate advice and instrument preparation in Beverly Hills. Visit our Wills page for more information.