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Heidi Richert Clerc

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Phone: 760-340-0034
Fax: 760-340-0035

73200 El Paseo, Suite 1B
Palm Desert, California 92260

View my profile on Avvo Heidi practices primarily in the areas of estate planning, trust administration and probate matters. She was born and raised in the Coachella Valley. After graduating from the University of California at Davis she moved back to the Coachella Valley and worked as a substitute teacher for Coachella Valley Unified School District. In 2006 she moved to Boston, Massachusetts and received her Juris Doctor from Northeastern University School of Law. Heidi has been working with Burt & Associates since 2007, first as a legal intern and then as an attorney after passing the California bar in 2009.

Heidi is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate law and is admitted to the State and Federal Courts in California. She was named a Top Lawyer by Palm Springs Life in 2017.


JD, Northeastern University School of Law, 2009

BA, University of California, Davis, 2005

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice California, 2009
California State and Federal Courts
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

State Bar of California

California Young Lawyers Association

American Bar Association

Desert Bar Association

Inns of Court

Desert Estate Planning Council

English and French
Non-Legal Activities
Heidi is the Treasurer for About Families, Inc. a non-profit organization dedicated to children and families located in Indio. She is married and has a five year old daughter. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, cycling and hiking with her dog, Gaspard. Gaspard also serves occasionally as a part-time door greeter at Burt & Associates.