My practice focuses on land use and government agency law, including the Subdivision Map Act, the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), planning and zoning laws, the Public Records Act and the Brown Act. I run a virtually paperless office so my overhead is minimal. This allows me to be selective about the cases I take, and keeps my rates extremely competitive. In other words, you get personalized, high quality legal service at a fair rate. I also offer special rates/arrangements for environmental and other public interest clients.
|Senior Associate Attorney||Wittwer Parkin LLP||2009 - 2014|
|Associate||Opper & Varco, LLP||2003 - 2005|
|California Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB)||Condemnation Practice in California, 3rd Edition: Appendix A: Use of Polanco Redevelopment Act in Eminent Domain (contributing author)||2005|
|The Urban Lawyer||The Brownfields Manifesto (co-author)||2005|
|Lewis & Clark Coll Northwestern SOL||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|Univ of San Diego||undergraduate||1998|
|Plat and Subdivision Law in California||Subdivision Map Act||2014|
|CEQA - California Environmental Quality Act||California Environmental Quality Act||2013|
|Save Our Big Trees v. City of Santa Cruz|
|Save Our Agricultural Land v. County of Santa Cruz||On appeal.|
|Keep Our Mountains Quiet v. County of Santa Clara||On Appeal|
|Mahon v. California Coastal Commission||Clients were dismissed from suit and recovered fees.|
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