Steve has extensive trial experience. His experience includes criminal defense,... more
Steve has extensive trial experience. His experience includes criminal defense, legal services to government, including harbor, hospital, and water districts. In 2000, Steve and Jann Besson formed the partnership of Besson & Yarbrough in Los Altos, Calif. Steve focuses on probate, trust and estate litigation and conservatorships. Jann is a State Bar Certified Legal Specialist in Trust, Estate a... view profile
My family and I enjoy bicycling, hiking, frisbee golf, exploring local history and... more
My family and I enjoy bicycling, hiking, frisbee golf, exploring local history and gardening. We love to try new activities and often have weekend adventures. I am an active member of the Foundation Fighting Blindness and have served on the board of a small opera company in Palo Alto.
rom a Stanford University history major with dreams of law, to a Palo Alto estate... more
rom a Stanford University history major with dreams of law, to a Palo Alto estate planning attorney - between the two were years of raising a family, volunteering in civic matters, singing in church and community choirs and enjoying part time employment. I thought I had found a satisfying life path that would never include being an attorney, but a devastating auto accident changed all that. In... view profile
I do estate planning for those of us who aren't rich enough to worry about the... more
I do estate planning for those of us who aren't rich enough to worry about the estate tax, who need a will but can't spend a small fortune on it. I work out of my home in Mountain View and I do house calls. I'm passionate about outfitting as many Californians as I can with an estate plan that's customized to their circumstances and goals, which may include designating inheritances and chari... view profile
Elder law attorneys and elder care lawyers deal with issues related to elderly and disabled people. They write wills, answer tax questions, and plan strategies for obtaining disability, Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare payments. Their services are useful for health and long-term care planning, as well as end-of-life planning decisions and instances of elder abuse. Elder law attorneys know what public and private resources may be available for your elderly relatives or for anyone else you know with special needs.