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Charles F. Peterson

Charles F. Peterson

Practice areas:

Litigation, Real Estate

Charles Peterson

About Me


Broad experience in designing and implementing cost-effective legal strategies to allow my clients to accomplish their business and personal objectives.



Specialties


Litigation, Real Estate, Land Use, Municipal Law, Mediation.



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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Litigation: 60%
    29 years
  2. Real Estate: 40%
    19 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Robert J Lauson

    I endorse this lawyer for personal injury litigation as well as his newer practice area of view-related real estate matters.

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    Robert Lauson Patent Infringement Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Barry John Macnaughton

    Charlie is a tremendous lawyer and a consummate professional. He is thoughtful, well prepared, and gets great results for his clients. I recommend him highly.

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    Barry Macnaughton Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Law Offices Of Charles F. Peterson

734 Silver Spur Road
Suite 312
Rolling Hills, CA, 90274

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198605/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Appointed, Chair, Parklands CommissionCity of Palos Verdes Estates2012
Appointed, Vice Chair, Parklands CommissionCity of Palos Verdes Estates2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OWNERLAW OFFICES OF CHARLES F. PETERSON2001 - Present
COUNSELCHAPIN, SHEA, McNITT & CARTER1998 - 2001
COUNSELSEDGWICK, DETERT, MORAN & ARNOLD1995 - 1998
LITIGATION PARTNERKIRTLAND & PACKARD1986 - 1994

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
South Bay Bar Association (LA)Member2000 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice1986 - Present
United States District Court for the Central District of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice1986 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth CircuitAdmitted to Practice1986 - Present
California Supreme CourtAdmitted to Practice1986 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
CHUDE v JACK IN THE BOX INC. 185 Cal. App. 4th 37; 109 Cal. Rptr. 3d 773; 2010 Cal. App. LEXIS 776Trial court's grant of summary adjudication upheld
VILLAREAL v JACK IN THE BOX INCDefense Verdict. 10-2. Defendant awarded costs.
Farr adv Smithresolved

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Southern California Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Boston CollegeEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1978

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Remax South BayView Ordinance Basics2015