Welcome toPrivateFamilyLawyer.com

The internet homepage for HESS & HESS, A Professional Law Corporation. Taking the time to visit this website is an important first step in properly planning for and protecting your family. You are to be congratulated for making this important decision.

We are a father (Robert P. Hess) and son (Robert D. Hess) law practice with over four decades of estate, business and tax planning experience. We are dedicated to providing each of our client's and their families with customized advice and personalized attention throughout their lifetimes and beyond. We consider ourselves to be our client's "Private Family Lawyer".

Robert P. Hess is a graduate of Stanford Law School (J.D., 1967) and in 1972 Mr. Hess was one of the first 54 attorneys to be certified as a specialist in taxation law by the State Bar of California.

Robert D. Hess received the Witkin Legal Institute award for academic excellence, served as the Secretary of the Student Bar Association and is a graduate of Glendale University College of Law (J.D., 2000). He is happily married and the proud father of two young boys.

PrivateFamilyLawyer.com was created to serve as a resource for individuals and for families who need access to critically important information regarding proper estate, business, and tax planning in the context of their own unique situations.

Our motto "Plan, Protect and Preserve" is rooted in our desire to assist our clients and their families in properly planning for the unexpected. Proper estate planning will protect your family and preserve your personal values and assets during some of your families most difficult times.