Cameron L. Hess

Cameron L. Hess: Attorney with Wagner Kirkman Blaine Klomparens & Youmans LLP AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Wagner Kirkman Blaine Klomparens & Youmans LLP (13 Attorneys)
  • 1350 Treat Boulevard, Suite 400, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
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  • Cameron L. Hess, Esq., C.P.A., is a senior principal with Wagner Kirkman Blaine Klomparens & Youmans LLP and practices in the transaction department in the areas of taxation and business law. A Certified Public Accountant, formerly practicing with the international accounting firm of KPMG, Mr. Hess’ practice includes entity formation (limited liability companies, family limited partnerships, nonprofit organizations and other) and state and local tax controversies (sales tax, franchise tax and property tax). Mr. Hess has over 25 years’ experience in representing a diversity of industries and closely held businesses in real estate, construction, manufacturing and services.
  • Peer Reviews

    4.8/5.0 (12)
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Biography

Contributing Writer, Spidell's California Tax Letter. Certified Public Accountant, 1988. Instructor: University of California, Income Taxation, Davis CFP Program; Taxation and Real Estate, CPA Education Foundation. Director, Easter Seals. Member, Past Chapter President and Chair, Real Estate Committee, California Society of Certified Public Accountants. Member, Legislative Committee, California Society of Association Executives.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Taxation
  • Business
  • Real Estate
  • Nonprofit Organizations

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
University of California at Berkeley, B.S., 1980; University of Southern California, Master in Business Taxation, 1984
Law School Attended:
University of Southern California, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:
1984
Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Central District of California; U.S. Tax Court; 1984, California
Memberships:
Sacramento County Bar Association; State Bar of California.
Birth Information:
Glendale, California, September 27, 1958
Reported Cases:
Continental California Corp [Dunes Hotels & Casino] v. FTB (SBE 1999).
ISLN:
901406338
Transactions:
Federal, State and Local Taxation: Federal tax planning and administrative/Tax Court representation; sales, property and income tax planning and administrative representation. Unitary tax cases; Real Estate: Merger of Winncrest Homes into Lennar Homes (1998); Acquisitions, Section 1031 exchanges, financing, debt restructuring and foreclosures, leases; Business: Entity formation (partnerships, LLCs, ventures), general business law, mergers and acquisitions, employment, contracts, leases, and general business law; Nonprofit: assist clients with formation and governance matters; Estate Planning: Trusts, succession planning.

Peer Reviews

4.8/5.0 (12 reviews)
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  • Legal Knowledge

    4.9/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.8/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.5/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.8/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 04/03/17 in Business Law

    Cameron is an outstanding attorney, extremely knowledgeable about the law and able to connect with clients to guide them safely through complex legal matters.

    Cameron is an outstanding attorney, extremely knowledgeable about the law and able to connect with clients to guide them safely through complex legal matters. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 03/29/17 in Taxation

    Cameron is an excellent practitioner. He has a broad background in tax, estate planning and business law. He is a regular speaker on continuing education panels for lawyers, CPAs and other advisors. He also contributes articles to legal and busine... Read more

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    Cameron is an excellent practitioner. He has a broad background in tax, estate planning and business law. He is a regular speaker on continuing education panels for lawyers, CPAs and other advisors. He also contributes articles to legal and business publications. Very dedicated to client service. Read less

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