Practice Areas

Business and Corporate Law

  • Business/Corporate Organization
    HBS carefully examines each client’s situation, selects an appropriate entity among the business organizational options of limited or general partnership, limited liability company (LLC) or corporation, and proceeds to arrange the optimal available elections or options for the client.
  • Business and Commercial
    HBS assists businesses with contracts, leases, purchases, sales, litigation and more.

Disputes and Litigation

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
    HBS assists clients with mediation and arbitration procedures often resulting in more cost-effective and faster dispute resolutions than through the litigation process.
  • Civil and Business Litigation and Appeals
    HBS’s litigation practice encompasses matters of dispute resolution involving interpretation of agreements and breach of contract issues as well as matters of real estate, construction, wills and trusts and ADA issues.
  • Business Contracts and Disputes
    HBS has over 50 years of experience assisting businesses in the Southern California area negotiate favorable results in contract disputes and other business disagreements to allow the client to focus on profitable business operations instead of productivity-draining legal issues.

Real Estate

  • Residential and commercial transactions
  • Foreclosures
  • Mortgages
  • Title insurance research and litigation
  • Construction loans
  • Refinance and equity loans
  • Loan closings
  • Escrow services
  • Real estate “flipping,” fraudulent appraisal, property title litigation
  • Contract disputes
  • For many clients, our real estate practice is their first point of contact with HBS. Later, clients often return for assistance in estate planning, business and commercial law, business litigation and other matters.

    Family and Individual Services

    • Estate Planning
      HBS counsels and assists clients in establishing and updating wills, durable powers of attorney, trusts and amendments, codicils, advance health care directives and other estate planning instruments to effectively reflect the wishes of the client.