R. Kamela Laird J.D.
Kamela is the founder of Integrate Legacy Law, an estate planning firm that delivers an exquisite experience to its clients while creating their custom estate planning portfolios! As an experienced communication and relationship coach, mediator, and spiritual counselor, she integrates these skills with her legal training to provide a holistic approach to estate planning.
In addition to her passion for a heart-centered approach to law, Kamela is equally passionate about a transformative approach to mediation. She believes that just about any conflict can be mediated with willing participants and a mutual commitment to create a win-win solution. She teaches her clients that all disputes can be resolved when there is creativity, communication, love and support. Kamela has been doing mediation since elementary school when she was trained as a peer mediator!
Kamela graduated magna cum laude as Valedictorian from Santa Clara University and earned her law degree from Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles. Kamela became a DRPA certified mediator in 2010. She is the former President of the Board of Directors at Community Boards, as well as a volunteer mediator there. She is an active member of Integrative Mediation Bay Area where she co-mediates with mental health professionals. As a pioneer of the collaborative estate planning field, she works on interdisciplinary teams with other Attorneys, licensed Mental Health and Eldercare Professionals, and Certified Financial Planners to deliver her clients a holistic and transformative experience.