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Bruce Alan Hughes

Bruce Alan Hughes

Practice areas:

Family

About Me

Don't be fooled by the advertising attorneys who claim to be experts.  I am a CPA, I have an MBA from UCLA and have testified approximately 2000 times in family law matters concerning all aspects of property.  I am an expert in all types of property issues in family law.  I am a Partner in Hughes and Hughes , which is one of the largest family law firms in Orange County California.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Family: 100%
    37 years, 3 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($125-500/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Bruce. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Bettina Yanez

    Bruce is a knowledgeable family attorney who gets results for his clients. Moreover, his expertise is in property and accounting matters. I endorse this lawyer.

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    Bettina Yanez Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

660 W 1st St
Tustin, CA, 92780

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199408/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
National Honorable MentionAICPA1973

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
partnerHughes and Hughes, LLP2011 - Present
PartnerHughes and Sullivan1994 - Present
forensic accountantBruce A. Hughes, CPA1979 - 1994
Vice President, Marketing, Purchasing and Adm.ITT Import Automotive Division1973 - 1979
auditorArthur Andersen & Co. CPA's1972 - 1973

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
California State Barmember1994 - Present
American Bar Associationmember1994 - Present
AICPAmember1973 - Present
CSCPAmember1973 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Orange County Bar AssociationTransmutations in Family Law2010
California Bar JournalUsing forensic accountants2008
Orange County Lawyer Magazinestock options in marital dissolutions1996

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University College of LawLaw, Major in taxationJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of California - Los Angeles AccountingMBA1972
California St Univ Long BeachAccountingBS1971

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Orange County BarInformation on a business tax return2010
Real Property issuesReal Property Issues2006
Tracing issues in family lawTracing issues2005
Taxation and family lawTaxation and family law2004
Stock OptionsStock options2004
Income and Expense DeclarationsIncome and Expense Declarations2004
expert witnessExpert Witness2004
Accounting experts in litigationLitigation2004
Using forensic accountantsForensic accountants in family law1988
Business Valuations in family lawbusiness vaulations in family law1987