Legal Areas

Real Estate & Property

  • Purchase and sale agreements of residential and commercial real estate
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Partition actions and title disputes
  • Disputes between neighbors - nuisance activities, easements, encroachments, and trespass
  • Eminent Domain - Local government agencies that assert claims against the owner or occupier of the property
  • Ownership of property, including claims arising out of the death or incapacity of the owner, fraudulent conveyances, and adverse possession
  • Creation and negotiation of purchase and sale and option agreements
  • Formation of real estate joint ventures
  • Title issues including searches, easement enforcement, liens, title insurance policies, etc.
  • Negotiation of building, ground, and site leases
  • Creation and facilitation of landlord/tenant transactions
  • Real estate document creation/recording
  • Parking Agreements
  • Development Agreements
  • and MUCH more
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Construction

  • Licensing
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Home Improvement Contracts
  • CSLB Disputes
  • Construction Disputes (Contractor vs. Owner/ Owner vs. Contractor)
  • CSLB Requirements for Maintenance of License
  • And Much More

Commercial

  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Business Organization
  • Business Opportunity Law
  • Licensing Requirements and Compliance Nonprofit Organizations
  • Review of building leases, renewals, amendments, and terminations.
  • Equipment leases.
  • Sales contracts, purchase orders, warranty issues, and similar items associated with the wholesale or retail sale of goods
  • Issues and terms relating to collateral for loans, including secured transactions
  • Commercial property issues affecting our clients
  • Manufacturing, supply, dealer, distributor, OEM, VAR, rep, maintenance and repair, and similar agreements.Disputes of all kinds, including breaches of contract and commercial fraud.
  • and MUCH more
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Contracts

  • Non-Disclosure Agreements
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Real Property Leases
  • Equipment Leases
  • Sales Agreements
  • Service Agreements
  • Terms of Service
  • Purchase Agreements
  • Sale Agreements
  • Stock Acquisition Agreements
  • Merger Agreements
  • Contractor/Subcontractor Agreements
  • Employment Agreements
  • Shareholder Purchase Agreements
  • Marketing Agreements
  • Consultant Agreements
  • Reseller Agreements
  • Vendor & Supplier Agreements
  • Non-competition Agreements
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Business Contracts
  • Letters of Intent
  • and MANY others
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Corporations & Business

  • Forming & Maintaining Business Entities
  • Sole Proprietorship "C" Corporation & LLC Partnership
  • Authority to Bind Partnership
  • Fiduciary Duties
  • Dissociation Litigation
  • Conversion to Another Entity
  • Professional Organizations
  • Everyday Operations of the Business
  • Responding to Claims and Making Claims on Behalf of a Business (Business Litigation)
  • Buying and or Selling a Business
  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Type of Sale Taxation Issues - Asset versus Stock
  • Covenant Not to Compete
  • Successor Liability
  • Assignment of Leases and Contracts
  • Commercial transactions
  • Loans and Secured Transactions
  • and MANY others
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Estate Planning

  • Living Trusts
  • Wills
  • Durable Power of Attorney for Finances
  • Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care ("Living Will")
  • Advanced Estate Planning
  • Marital Property Agreements
  • Probate Administration
  • and MUCH more
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Civil Litigation

  • Breach of contract
  • Business fraud
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Corporate disputes
  • Partnership and LLC disputes
  • Unfair competition
  • Licensing disputes
  • Vendor disputes
  • Executive disputes
  • Contractor disputes
  • Collections
  • Commercial disputes
  • Professional Liability
  • Business Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • and MANY others
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Business Planning & Development

  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Contracts
  • Joint Ventures
  • Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures
  • Secured Transactions
  • General Transactions
  • Business Organizations
  • Closely Held Businesses
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Partnerships
  • Reorganizations
  • Governance
  • Business Successions
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Employment & Labor Law

  • Employee manuals
  • Issues of hiring
  • Defense of alleged constructive discharge
  • Defense of alleged Whistleblower claims
  • Defense of alleged Wage and Hour claims
  • Defense of alleged Wrongful termination
  • Defense of alleged Sexual harassment claims
  • Independent contractor arrangements
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Investment Related Litigation

General Practice