Also known as Thierry R. Montoya

Thierry Raymond Montoya

Thierry Raymond Montoya

Environmental / Natural Resources Lawyer
Irvine, CA




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About Me

Environmental, natural resources, landuse/real estate attorney with specialization in:  environmental law, environmental crimes (illegal discharges, dumping), oil, gas, and mineral rights, water rights, eminent domain, construction, energy (solar and wind projects), land use (zoning, CEQA/NEPA, permits, easements).   I defend our clients in litigation, regulatory enforcement actions, and citizen...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Thierry Montoya, Adorno Yoss Alvarado & Smith

Posted by: Robin almost 5 years ago.

Thierry Montoya is a "go to" resource. Mr. Montoya is accessible to clients, and prompt in his responses. He possesses an excellent business acumen.
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Shannon Claire Lamb
Shannon Lamb

Irvine, CA

Almost 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Thierry is knowledgeable, thorough, and responsive. He consistently goes the extra mile for his clients and business colleagues. I highly recommend...
Margaret Sanregret Shockley
Margaret Shockley

Irvine, CA

Almost 5 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Thierry Montoya can take the most difficult environmental liability situation, break it down into understandable, conquerable steps, and then...
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1992 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2005 – present

AlvaradoSmith, LLC


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1991 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Notre Dame Law School


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2011 Top Land Use Attorney-2011

Orange County Metro Magazine


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State Bar of California

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Showing 2 of 8 publications

2012 No Citizen Clean Air Act Standing to Enforce Director's Discretionary Authority

Environmental Liability, Enforcement & Penalties Reporter

2012 EPA's Partial Enforcement Not "Diligent Prosecution"

Environmental Liability, Enforcement & Penalties Reporter

Speaking Engagements

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2012 How to Survive an Environmental Audit

at Northern Trust/AlvaradoSmith Environmental Conference

2006 Hydromodification

at California Water Law Conference

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