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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 and Probate Law. Combined, the firm's focus is on trusts, estates and elder law.


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Trusts: 33%
    16 years
  2. Guardianship: 33%
    21 years
  3. Elder Law: 33%
    16 years
  4. Unspecified: 1%

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Besson & Yarbrough

4984 El Camino Real, Suite 110

Los Altos, CA, 94022-1433


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Young Man of the YearChamber of Commerce1990
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLaw Office of Cochran, Follett & Yarbrough1995 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
Silicon Valley Bar AssociationChair, Executive Committee2004 - 2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of Missouri, ColumbiaJournalismOther - Bachelors1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
BALSAProvisional Remedies2006