Bryan Vess is married to San Diegan Jora Vess, also a lawyer. Bryan and Jora have a son, Charlie, and two daughters, Juliet and Emilia.

The family has been living in Italy on an off since 2013. Charlie and Juliet attend the International School of Florence and Emilia attends the Florence Bilingual School. The family loves food, baseball, and travel.  Bryan and the kids are also citizens of Portugal.

Bryan enjoys wine. He is working on WSET “Award in Wines” (passing Level 2 “with distinction” and Level 3 tasting “with merit”) and the “Italian Wine Scholar” designation from the Wine Scholar Guild.

 Bryan is now consulting with Italian winemakers regarding importing and distribution issues.