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Michael Patrick Durkee
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Michael Patrick Durkee

Practice areas:

Hotels & Resorts, Land Use & Zoning, Environmental and Natural Resources, Litigation, Real Estate

About Me

Things I  love: guitars, mandolins &, banjos; fusion jazz , bluegrass, alt rock; vintage cars, trucks, boats, motorcycles; Porsche enthusiast (356, 904, 911).

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Real Estate: 20%
  2. Litigation: 20%
  3. Environmental and Natural Resources: 20%
  4. Land Use & Zoning: 20%
  5. Hotels & Resorts: 20%

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Contact Info

McKenna Long & Aldridge, LLP Attorneys At Law

Spear Tower
One Market Plaza, 24th Floor
San Francisco, CA, 94105

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198505/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Northern California Super LawyerCalifornia Super Lawyers2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Northern California Super LawyerCalifornia Super Lawyers2011
Northern California Super LawyerCalifornia Super Lawyers2010
Northern California Super LawyerCalifornia Super Lawyers2009
Northern California Super LawyerCalifornia Super Lawyers2006
Northern California Super LawyerCalifornia Super Lawyers2005
Northern California Super LawyerCalifornia Super Lawyers2004
Outstanding InstructorU.C. Davis Extension Land Use Program1992

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Real Estate SectionSecretary/Treasurer2012 - Present
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Real Estate SectionDirector at Large Programs2011 - 2012
Contra Costa CouncilMember2010 - Present
Association of Environmental ProfessionalsMember2010 - Present
Urban Land InstituteAttorney Member2009 - Present
San Francisco Planning + Urban Research AssociationMember2009 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
California SurveyorSierra Club v. Napa - Sequential Lot Line Adjustments Are Consistent With The Subdivision Map Act and are Exempt from CEQA2012
California SurveyorDifferent Time Periods Applicable to the Vested Rights Available Under the Subdivision Map Act2012
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2012
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2011
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2010
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2009
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2008
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2007
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2006
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2005
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2004
Solano PressBallot Box Navigator2003
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2002
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2001
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act2000
Land Use Navigators• Map Act Navigator: A Practical and Tactical Guide to the Subdivision Map Act1999
Solano PressLand-Use Initiatives and Referenda in California1991
Solano PressLand-Use Initiatives and Referenda in California1990

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificN/AN/A1984
University of CaliforniaN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1981

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
The Subdivision Map Act: A One Day SeminarSubdivision Map Act2012
The Subdivision Map Act Part IISubdivision Map Act2012
The Subdivision Map Act Part ISubdivision Map Act2012
Current Issues in Land Use Regulation and DevelopmentOverview of California Land Use Regulation2012