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Bruce has over 30 years of experience as a business, real estate, and tax attorney in the Napa Valley.  Bruce received his undergraduate degree in business and accounting from UC Berkeley.  After graduation he spent a year teaching accounting at CSU, Chico.  He obtained an MBA and studied for the CPA exam, passing all parts at his initial sitting.  He then took a position with a regional CPA firm in Sacramento and later with the then “Big 8″ accounting firm of Touche Ross & Co., in their tax and business consulting department.  He practiced accounting in Sacramento for five years.  While in Sacramento he obtained his JD from UOP McGeorge and later a graduate law degree (LL.M.) in Taxation.  After a stint as an associate with a firm specializing in tax law in Oakland, he returned to his hometown of Napa.  Bruce is a former shareholder of the law firm Gaw, Van Male in Napa, and formed Myers & Associates in 2012.


Practice areas


  1. Real Estate: 25%
  2. Corporate & Incorporation: 25%
  3. Business: 25%
  4. Tax: 25%



Hourly ($450/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    Bruce is a top-notch attorney who is highly respected in our legal community. His extensive experience in business, corporate, real estate and tax law, coupled with his family values and community service make it easy to endorse Bruce.


    Elizabeth Serres Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Lori Akiko Hunt

    I was Bruce's secretary in another lifetime, and worked with him as an attorney. Bruce is a great business/tax/transactional attorney and is very experienced in business and tax matters.


    Lori Hunt Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact info

Myers & Associates

1219 Coombs Street
Suite 200
Napa, CA, 94559


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerMyers & Associates2012 - Present
PartnerGaw, Van Male, Smith, Myers & Reynolds1981 - 2012
AttorneyRay Bolton, Certified Tax Specialist1980 - 1981
Certified Public AccountantTouche Ross & Company1977 - 1980
Association namePosition nameDuration
Napa Valley Grape GrowersMember2014 - Present
Boys and Girls Club of Napa ValleyBoard Member2013 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Napa County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Solano County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
California Society of Certified Public AccountantsMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1984
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
University of California - BerkeleyN/AMaster in Business Administration1976
University of California - BerkeleyBusinessBS - Bachelor of Science1974
University of California - BerkeleyAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1974
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Napa County Women Lawyers1031 exchanges2015
Cal CPASuccession Planning2015
Napa County Women LawyersBusiness Organizations - Pros and Cons of Various Forms2013
Napa County Chamber of CommerceStarting a New Business2012