Richard Watts is the founder and president of Family Business Office (FBO), a legal and consulting firm in Santa Ana, California providing a comprehensive range of protection and services to family office clients. Having represented high net worth families for years, Watts started FBO to advise affluent families on a variety of issues and to protect them from non-credible or unapproved interests outside the family circle.
Family Business Office prides itself on enabling its clients and their businesses to run smoothly toward their own goals. Always acting in the client’s best interest, FBO works to identify, implement, and resolve family and business issues based on their individual needs and goals. With more than three decades’ experience representing high net worth families, Watts is able to foresee obstacles which might be new to clients.
Watts graduated from the University of California at San Diego’s School of Economics in 1978 and was admitted to the California State Bar to practice law four years later. He is also an alumnus of the Harvard Business School, a published author, and a national speaker.