620 Newport Center Drive Suite 1400

Newport Beach, CA 92660

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Hess-Verdon, PLC
620 Newport Center Dr.
Suite 1400
Newport Beach, CA 92660



We will work with you to keep the cost of handling your matter to a minimum consistent with your objectives and the demands of your particular case.
Our fee arrangements include:

  • Hourly fees regular rates, structured rates and custom rates to meet your particular needs.
  • Contingent Fees if the merits and nature of your case warrant.
  • Part hourly/part contingent fees.
  • Enforcing provisions to make your opponent pay your fees.
  • Fixed Fees.
  • Retainers.
  • Cooperation with corporate legal department policies.
  • Generally no charge to a new client for an initial one hour consultation.
  • Second opinions on how your case is being handled can be rendered on favorable terms, in some cases at no charge.

We work with you to keep your fees to a minimum by designing a strategy that gets the maximum result for a minimal amount of effort and by working diligently to promote a favorable settlement with the least expenditure of time.

We have successfully represented a large variety of clients, the successful outcome of any given case, which is always dependent upon its own specific facts, can never be guaranteed.
In some matters in which some or all of the attorney fees are negotiated on a contingency basis, the client may be held responsible for certain advanced costs (including, but not limited to, deposition fees, filing fees ,witness fees, etc.) when no recovery is obtained on behalf of the client.

Listen to What Our Clients Have to Say
“The office of Hess-Verdon is very warm, and is concerned always with the needs of the client. You walk out with peace knowing we were well taken care of. Needs were met..” Sylvia Ford
Our Guarantee to You
Our guarantee is structured to foster an open, candid relationship with clients. We pledge to provide services that effectively address each clients specific objectives. In return, we ask our clients to tell us promptly if they are dissatisfied in any way with those services, giving us the opportunity to correct any problem and improve the service relationship.

As a law firm, we cannot guarantee that we will win a lawsuit or close a deal, we can and do promise to put our clients first, working with them to identify, address, and effectively pursue their objectives. To ensure that we provide this level of dedication, we framed our guarantee in these terms:

We guarantee that as a client of our firm you will receive cost-effective legal services delivered in a timely manner. We promise to involve you in strategic decisions and to communicate with you regularly. We cannot guarantee outcomes, but we do guarantee your satisfaction with our service. If at any time our firm does not perform to your satisfaction, we ask that you inform us promptly. We will then resolve the issue to your satisfaction, even if it means reducing our legal fees.

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