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Practice areas


  1. Estate Planning: 70%
    16 years
  2. Probate: 15%
    16 years
  3. Litigation: 15%
    24 years



Hourly ($400-425/hour), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

17 total 

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  • Heidi Richert Clerc

    Helene is an exceptional attorney. She is wonderful with clients and highly experienced in estate planning and probate law.


    Heidi Clerc Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Malcolm B. Campbell

    I endorse Helene Dreyer with great enthusiasm. I have known Helene for many years and I am extremely impressed with her ethics, intellect and legal acumen. She is extremely bright and one of the finest lawyers I know.


    Malcolm Campbell Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Helene P.Dreyer Koch

45025 Manitou Dr
Indian Wells, CA, 92210


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Palm Springs Life MagazineTop Lawyers2016
Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2015
Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2014
Certified Specialist (Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate)State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization2014
Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2013
Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2012
Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerRoemer & Harnik LLP2001 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Helene P. Dreyer1998 - 2001
Instructor, Paralegal Studies (Real Property)Chapman University1997 - 2001
AttorneyBest Best & Krieger LLP1992 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
The Community Foundation - Riverside / San BernardinoCoachella Valley Fund - Committee Member2015 - Present
College of the Desert Foundation - Planned Giving CommitteeCommittee Member2013 - Present
Coachella Valley Volunteers in MedicineBoard of Direcotrs2013 - Present
American Mensa Ltd.Member1994 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1992 - Present
Desert Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present
Boys & Girls Club of Coachella Valley -- Planned Giving CommitteeCommitee Member2012 - 2015
Desert Aids Project - Planned Giving CommitteeCommittee Member2011 - 2012
Warren Slaughter / Richard Roemer Inn of CourtBarristerN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
The Public RecordNew Laws Ease Estate Tax Burden in 20112011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of MichiganB.A. Ed.Other - Bachelors1987
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Art of Finance - Morgan StanleyTop 10 Mistakes in Estate Planning2015
Various Homeowner AssociationsEstate Planning Basics2014