I have 18 years of experience in municipal and redevelopment law, focusing on ethics,... more
I have 18 years of experience in municipal and redevelopment law, focusing on ethics, electionsand land use/zoning law. I currently serve as city attorney for the cities of Azusa and Claremont, acting as their legal advisor on a wide variety of issues. I have recently successfully handled a number of matters for municipal clients seeking to regulate medical marijuana dispensaries within their j... view profile
Joseph is a native of Southern California. He earned his undergraduate degree in... more
Joseph is a native of Southern California. He earned his undergraduate degree in criminal justice from California State University, Fullerton, where he was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society and Alpha Phi Sigma (national criminal justice honor society). Joseph earned his law degree from Loyola Law School Los Angeles, where he graduated cum laude and Order of the Coif. While atte... view profile
Steven P. Lee received his law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law in... more
Steven P. Lee received his law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law in 1992, where he earned an Internship Certification from the Institute of International and Comparative Law. Prior to joining the firm, he spent eight years managing litigation involving business, contracts, construction, real property, personal injury, premises liability, and product liability disp... view profile
State, local, and municipal lawyers focus on a particular area of state, local, and/or municipal government regulation. These lawyers can work for the government itself or work in the private sector helping people interact with the government. State, local, and municipal lawyers are often former government agency employees and, like their federal law counterparts, usually know the best contacts for each case, and what approach to take when negotiating with local officials.