Ricky Maveety

Ricky Maveety is an attorney with more than twenty-six years of experience in estate planning, business formation, and transactional matters.

Ms. Maveety is a solo practitioner with a well respected practice in transactional law, including revocable, irrevocable, charitable and insurance trusts, charitable giving, business entity formation, purchases and sales of professional practices, premarital and marital property agreements, employee agreements, and shareholder agreements. Prior to her solo practice, was an associate at both the firms of Gray, Cary, Ames & Frye, and Duckor & Spradling, specializing in estate planning and charitable giving at the former, and estate planning, and business transactions at the latter.

Ms. Maveety is admitted to practice in the State of California and is a member of the Trusts and Estates, Law Practice Management and Technology, and Solo and Small Firm sections of the California Bar Association.


  • Estate Planning
  • Guardianships
  • Conservatorships
  • Probate
  • Non-Probate Estate Administration
  • General Business Entity Organization, Formation and Transactions
  • Professional Practice Organization and Transactions


U.S. District Court Southern District of California


Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California
J.D. (Cum Laude) – 1988
Honors: Dean’s List (All Quarters of Attendance)
Honors: American Jurisprudence Award – Criminal Law 1985
Honors: Saint Thomas More Law Honor Society
Law Journal: International Law Journal, Production Editor
UCLA School of Medical Technology, Los Angeles, California

M.T., A.S.C.P.

Honors: Honors, California State Accreditation Examination
Honors: Honors, American Society of Clinical Pathologists Accreditation Examination
UCLA, Los Angeles, California

B.A. – 1974

Major: Biology


San Diego County Bar Association


F.S. Maveety, Attorney at Law, 1993 – 2014
Zeldes Haeggquist & Eck, LLP
Gray, Cary, Ames & Frye, Associate
Duckor & Spradling, Associate, 1988 – 1992
Los Angeles American Red Cross, Director of Reagent Production, 1984 – 1988
Memorial Hospital of Glendale, Medical Technologist, 1982 – 1984
Mammoth Lakes Hospital, Medical Technologist, 1980 – 1982
UCLA Medical Center Blood Bank, Medical Technologist, 1976 – 1980
UCLA Medical Center Clinical Laboratory, Medical Technologist Intern, 1975 – 1976
UCLA Medical Center Clinical Laboratory, Laboratory Assistant, 1972 – 1975


Member of the Crew, Star of India, San Diego, California, 1990 – 1993
Docent of the San Diego Maritime Museum, 1990 – 1993
Rescue and Rehabilitation of Abused and Injured Dogs and Cats, 1992 – Present
Volunteer at St. Vincent De Paul Village, San Diego, California, 1984 – 2004
Volunteer at The Old Globe Theater, San Diego, California, 1966 – 1970