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Hartog, Baer & Hand
4 Orinda Way, Suite 200-D
Orinda, CA 94563
United States
(925) 253.1717

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Hartog, Baer & Hand is committed to being California’s best full-service trust and estate law firm. We strive to find practical solutions to protect the legacies of our individual clients and their families, and to advance the interests of our institutional and private fiduciary clients. Our experience, skill, and accountability instill confidence in our clients. Our work sets the standard for excellence and professionalism in a caring trust and estate practice. HBH cultivates exceptional attorneys and staff, all dedicated to forging close relationships, providing superior client service, maintaining a respectful workplace, and meeting the highest ethical standards.

The attorneys of Hartog, Baer & Hand represent individuals, families, business owners, investors, nonprofit entities, trustees, beneficiaries, and parties seeking to mediate, settle or litigate challenging trust and estate issues. We often advise other attorneys on trust and estate law. We are regularly called upon as litigation consultants and to give expert testimony on complex trust and estate tax issues, as well as the standard of care expected for attorneys and fiduciaries practicing in this field. Hartog, Baer & Hand also regularly serve as mediators in trust and estate disputes.


  • U.S. News & World Report 2017 Best Law Firm
  • Top 100 Northern California Super Lawyers


Caroline O'Brien
Firm Administrator

Firm Practice Areas

  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Trusts and Estates

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