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Nick Rossi

Adleson, Hess & Kelly
  • Business Law, Divorce, Municipal Law ...
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Born In Napa, CA - 6th Generation. Family owned businesses. General Counsel of The Hofmann Company (and all affiliates) and Personal Counsel to Ken Hofmann from 1988 to 2003, including as to the Seattle Seahawks during his ownership period. General Counsel for the Oakland Athletics and Oakland A's Community Fund from 1995 to 2005. Executive Director and President of The Hofmann Foundation from 1992 to 2003. President and Farmer of Rancho Esquon, a 6,700+ acre Rice Ranch/Dryer Facility, Almond Orchard and 1,000 acre restored Duck Habitat in Durham CA. Developer and President of Magnolia Oaks, LLC - a 45 Unit subdivision in St Helena CA - included 16 units of affordable housing. Current: Private Practice, Real Estate Development and Of Counsel to the law firm of Adelson, Hess & Kelly located in Campbell CA. Outside activities: Family, Fly Fishing, Cinema and Cars

University of California Hastings College of the Law
J.D. (1984) | Land Use and Taxation
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University of Southern California
Masters/JD Program | International Relations
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Saint Mary's College
B.A. (1980) | Government and English
Honors: Magna Cum Laude -
Activities: Theater, Rugby and Football
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Professional Experience
Of Counsel Attorney
Adleson, Hess & Kelly
- Current
General Counsel
Oakland Athletics
Executive Director and President
Hofmann Foundation
General Counsel
Hofmann Company
President and Farmer
Rancho Esquon
A 6,700+ Acre Rice Ranch with a 1M 100 llb Dryer, a Almond Orchard and over 1,000 acres in restored Duck Habitat managed in partnership with Ducks Unlimited - located in Durham CA.
Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Municipal Law
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
    Insurance Claims
    Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
    Landlord Tenant
    Evictions, Housing Discrimination, Landlord Rights, Rent Control, Tenants' Rights
    Agricultural Law
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Construction Defect
  • Land Use and Development
Contact & Map
845 Jefferson Street
Napa, CA 94559