Municipalities

Municipalities

David R. E. Aladjem Photo
Partner
David R. E. Aladjem Photo
David Aladjem helps clients throughout California manage and resolve water resources management problems, especially those at the intersection of water rights, endangered species, and CEQA/NEPA.

Samuel E. Bivins Photo
Senior Associate
Samuel E. Bivins Photo
Clients facing complex water rights disputes and environmental litigation turn to Sam Bivins for his strong analytical skills, persuasive advocacy, and strategic approach to problem solving. 

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Counsel
David E. Cameron Photo
David Cameron brings a thoughtful, detailed, and aggressive approach to each matter he handles, resulting in efficiency and success for water clients statewide.  

Dan L. Carroll Photo
Of Counsel, Consulting General Counsel
Dan L. Carroll Photo
Dan Carroll has represented both private industry and public sector firm clients for over twenty years before the California Public Utilities Commission, primarily in matters related to regulation of electricity, natural gas, water, and transportation.

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Outside Counsel
Jay-Allen Eisen Photo
Jay-Allen Eisen is regarded as one of California’s top appellate attorneys. He has been counsel in more than 300 appeals and appellate writs, over 120 of which have resulted in published, precedent decisions.

Dale Ginter Photo
Counsel
Dale Ginter Photo
R. Dale Ginter has represented senior secured creditors (banks, insurance companies, hedge funds), committees and debtors in all chapters of bankruptcy.

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Associate
Tyler J. Horn Photo
Tyler Horn’s philosophy of practice is to be a strong advocate for his clients and offer passionate, reasonable and thoughtful problem-solving solutions throughout the litigation process.

Natalie C. Kirkish Photo
Senior Associate
Natalie C. Kirkish Photo
Natalie Kirkish has dedicated her career to environmental law and public service in order to solve complex environmental challenges for her private and public agency clients.

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Senior Associate
Benjamin C. Lee Photo
Benjamin Lee is an experienced litigator with a focus on complex and high-stakes land use and environmental matters. Public entities and private clients rely on Ben for his zealous advocacy, focused analytical abilities, and pragmatic approach to handling cases.

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Partner
Scott D. McElhern Photo
Clients turn to Scott McElhern to provide his legal insight to map out a strategy for success. He focuses his practice on litigation matters involving construction, eminent domain, real estate and commercial disputes.

Daniel J. McVeigh Photo
Of Counsel
Daniel J. McVeigh Photo
During the last 35 years, Dan McVeigh has earned the reputation as one of the preeminent employment litigators in the Sacramento region. 

Bret F. Meich Photo
Partner
Bret F. Meich Photo
With a proven track record of trying and winning complex business cases, Bret Meich counsels clients through a range of strategic decisions in order to effectively resolve disputes. He practices primarily in the area of general litigation, and he emphasizes professional, high-quality advocacy from case inception through post-trial appellate work.

Meredith E. Nikkel Photo
Partner
Meredith E. Nikkel Photo
Meredith Nikkel tackles water and environmental disputes with the discerning eye of a litigator and the innovative thinking of a problem solver.

Kevin M. O'Brien Photo
Partner
Kevin M. O'Brien Photo
Kevin O’Brien assists clients throughout California in water rights, water quality, endangered species and environmental matters.  His clients include private landowners, water districts, cities, counties, real estate developers, wineries and mining companies.

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Senior Associate
Meghan A. Quinn Photo
Meghan assists clients with resolving issues related to the regulation of chemicals and toxics in a variety of media. In her practice, she helps clients navigate Proposition 65, the Toxic Substances Control Act, the Consumer Products Safety Act, state-specific materials restrictions laws, and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act.  

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Counsel
Christopher I. Rendall-Jackson Photo
Christopher Rendall-Jackson draws on his experience with environmental law, white-collar defense, and securities enforcement and litigation to assist clients with multifaceted environmental litigation and enforcement matters.

Steven P. Saxton Photo
Of Counsel
Steven P. Saxton Photo
For nearly 30 years, public agencies, businesses and agricultural landowners have looked to Steve Saxton to successfully handle water, resources, and land use litigation and representation in both private negotiations and in state and federal courts throughout California.

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Managing Partner
Scott L. Shapiro Photo
Scott Shapiro is highly regarded for his expertise in flood protection improvement projects throughout California’s Central Valley and the West, as well as his successful track record on issues of water rights and water supplies.

Donald E. Sobelman Photo
Partner
Donald E. Sobelman Photo
Don Sobelman is exclusively focused on helping his clients successfully navigate the complexities of environmental law. His practice is multifaceted, embracing enforcement defense and litigation, compliance with environmental and land use regulations, contaminated site cleanup and brownfields redevelopment.  

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