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I have over fifteen years of law practice experience, and six years of architecture practice experience.  I have developed expertise in law practice areas that take advantage of his professional architectural career.


I have a comprehensive transactional and litigation background with particular emphasis in matters involving construction, environmental, real estate, land use and governmental relations law.  I have managed all the legal aspects of large land deals and construction projects, where I assist public agencies, owners, and developers in meeting construction code, environmental regulations and green building standards.


Practice areas


  1. Construction & Development: 40%
    16 years
  2. Environmental and Natural Resources: 35%
    15 years
  3. Real Estate: 25%
    15 years



Hourly ($300-350/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

Wasserman & Wasserman LLP

1230 Crenshaw Blvd., Suite 103
Torrance, CA, 90501


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Of CounselWasserman & Wasserman LLP2009 - Present
OwnerLaw Offices of Thomas F. Quilling2008 - 2009
AssociateBrown Winfield Canzoneri Abram Inc.2007 - 2008
AssociateHolland & Knight LLP2003 - 2007
AssociateArter & Hadden LLP1999 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar Association BarristersAssistant Vice President2006 - 2008
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember Executive Committee2006 - 2008
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember Real Property Executive Committee2004 - 2008
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationN/A2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Kajima Engineering & Construction v. City of Los Angeles - Port of Los AngelesLos Angeles Business Journal May 19, 2003
M.A. Mortenson Company v. Walt Disney Concert Hall, Inc.Walt Disney Concert Hall Case Settles
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Publication nameTitleDate
Los Angeles LawyerUpdating Projects to Meet the New California Building Code2008
Los Angeles LawyerLimiting the Liability of Design Professionals in Public Contracts2007
Real Estate Finance JournalEscalation Claims and Clauses2006
Los Angeles LawyerHelping Public Works Contractors Avoid FCA Lawsuits2005
Los Angeles County Bar Real Property Section ReviewCalifornia Mechanic's Lien Primer2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
University of Wisconsin, MilwaukeeArchitectureOther - Bachelors1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Los Angeles County Bar Real Property Section Community Outreach ProgramConstruction Agreements & Disputes2005