Mr. Lyster is a Certified Taxation
Law Specialist (Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of
California) and a California licensed Real Estate Broker. He is a
member of the State Bar of California
and the Los Angeles County Bar Association.
He is admitted to practice
before all California courts, U.S. District Court, Central District of
California, U.S. Tax Court, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the
U.S. Supreme Court.
A graduate of the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(Bachelor of Science; Humanities and Science), the
University of Southern California
(Master of Business Taxation), and
Loyola Law School
(Juris Doctor), he is a contributor of tax, real estate and
estate planning articles for trade journals and bar associations.
is also a committed participant in community service and public
affairs. He is an active member and Past President of the Westwood Village Rotary Club,
and serves on the Board of the Westside YMCA.