Paulla Hyatt-McIntire, Attorney At Law

Paulla is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate Law*. Her practice is focused on estate planning and trust administration and probate. Her representation of individuals in estate planning matters includes preparation of revocable and irrevocable trusts for married, single and same-sex partners, business succession planning and formation of family limited partnerships. Paulla also represents Trustees and beneficiaries in trust administration and probate matters. Paul’s practice includes elder law and estate gifting issues as well as establishing special needs trusts to protect public benefits eligibility.

Prior to opening her own office, Paulla was in the Yuba City office of McDonough Holland & Allen PC. Later Paulla and the other Yuba City McDonough attorneys started the law firm Martinez Hayes Hyatt & Hill LLP.

Paulla served as a Judicial Extern to Justice Connie Callahan, California Court of Appeal, Third District. In addition to Paulla’s experience in law, she spent nine years as an elementary and middle school teacher for the Yuba City Unified and Franklin Elementary School Districts.

* State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization


Mindi Reid, Attorney at Law

Estate Planning Attorney

Mindi has valuable experience serving as an attorney focusing primarily on business planning and transactions, estate planning and trust administration. She is a sixth generation member of a farming family in Wheatland, California.  Her farming background inspired her to pursue a law degree to better advocate for farmers and ranchers.  Mindi received her B.S. degree in Agriculture Business and a minor in Business Administration from the California State University, Chico. In 2014 Mindi received her Juris Doctorate. She is a member of the State Bar of California, admitted to practice before the California State Courts and a member of the Yuba-Sutter Bar Association. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Estate Planning Professionals of Yuba-Sutter.


Rachel Todd, Legal Assistant

Rachel Todd is highly organized and hard-working. Her six years in office management, coupled with a welcoming smile and can-do attitude make her a favorite of clients and staff.