Vicki L. Vaughan

Of Counsel


Vicki attended the University of South Carolina, B.A. 1985 and the University of San Diego School of Law, J.D.1992. She graduated Magna Cum Laude and was on the Law Review. During law school, she clerked for Judge Gordon Thompson in the 9th Circuit District Court. Then she went to work at Luce, Forward, Hamilton and Scripps where she trained and rotated through all departments, then settled into transactional work, spending most of her time working for tax law partners.

Vicki lives in San Diego with husband Dan (Physician Assistant with Organ Transplant Program at Scripps Clinic) and their 3 daughters. She loves working in the area of Special Needs Trusts as she finds it very rewarding to assist families and individuals in dealing with special needs.

Contact info

  • 858-689-0613


Admitted: California State Bar | 1993

Law School: University of San Diego School of Law | 1992

College: University of South Carolina

San Diego County Bar Association


  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude (10th in class)
  • Member of Law Review


Public Benefits Planning
Pooled Special Needs Trusts