COA Legal Resource Program

COA members have a free, and exclusive member benefit - a legal resource program that allows you up to one-half hour (30 minutes) of telephone and research work per month with an attorney at no cost. The COA Legal Services Resource Program offers services that will assist members in areas of the law related the practice of optometry.

Services offered

    • Business tax issues

    • Business owner succession planning

    • Cal/OSHA/Prop 65 issues

    • Contract issues

    • Employment law

    • Licensure issues

    • Practice ownership and organizational structure

    • Regulatory and administrative law

    • California State Board of Optometry rules and enforcement issues

About the law firm

For more than 90 years, Wilke Fleury has served businesses, governmental entities and individuals by providing comprehensive legal services with the highest standards of integrity and efficiency.The firm as gained a national reputation in the health care arena, and has served as legal counsel to COA for more than 50 years.