Douglas Freeman

Douglas Freeman

Formal First Name

Douglas Freeman provides strategic planning and organizational management advice for business, nonprofit, foundation, high net-worth family and individual clients, and public charities. A noted retired tax attorney and founder of the Los Angeles based law firm, Freeman, Freeman & Smiley, LLP, he also serves as a Chairman of the Board for the Literacy Project Foundation, and a Life Director of both the California Institute of the Arts and Orange County’s Pacific Symphony. He is a former Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the University of California, Irvine Foundation and currently chairs its $1 billion campaign. He also serves as Adjunct Professor of Law at the UCI School of Law, where he teaches a course in the Organization, Management and Tax Aspects of Public Charities and Private Foundations.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • 500 Most Influential People in Orange County - Orange County Business Journal (2016)

  • Orange County Boy Scouts of America Men of Character Award (2015)