About Us

The attorneys of Olivarez Madruga Lemieux O’Neill have provided unparalleled large firm legal counseling in the fields of contract law, labor and employment, litigation, real estate development, environmental compliance, redevelopment, public agency law, construction law, premises liability, tort law, and legislative advocacy.  With over 100 years of collective experience, the firm offers broad-based services to meet client needs.

The Firm has assembled lawyers from both the public and private sectors to provide a unique and effective blend of experience with a small firm attitude.  The goal of the Firm is to provide top-shelf representation at a fair and reasonable price.  To meet clients’ financial needs, the Firm actively negotiates rates to offer the most competitive price among competing law firms.

The Firm is a certified minority-owned firm whose attorneys are experts in their fields, bringing a wealth of experience, talent, and skill to the cases and projects under their command.  Whether litigating complex matters or construction disputes, negotiating intricate contractual terms or simply providing legal advice on important issues of concern, the Firm’s seasoned attorneys consistently achieve positive results.

The Firm represents and counsels a wide range of clients in both the private and public sectors. We frequently advise our clients on issues regarding labor and employment; real estate and real property; water rights; construction management; professional service agreements and contracts; and risk management.  The Litigation team assists our private sector clients in all aspects of litigation from the inception of the process through the appeal. Our litigators have tried numerous jury trials to verdict and have considerable litigation experience in contract disputes, vendor and construction disputes, employment matters and personal injury matters. In addition, our Litigation team regularly represents our clients in dispute resolution hearings, arbitrations, and mediations.

The Firm’s litigators have considerable litigation experience and have been recognized for their trial results by local and state bar associations. Still, the Firm recognizes the value of early resolution and will pursue the best option for each individual client, including pre-litigation settlement, mediation, arbitration, trial and/or appeal.

The Firm offers a breadth of experience and specialty in many areas of the law, including, but not limited to, education law, labor compliance, CEQA, redevelopment, water law, environmental, construction, labor, and employment law, wage and hour litigation, tort law, business law, commercial law, product liability and general liability. Given our broad range of specialty, the Firm can provide a unique level of depth and expertise for almost any legal matter facing our clients.

Olivarez Madruga Lemieux O’Neill, LLP is committed to a diverse and inclusive workspace and prides itself on being a leader in creating a diverse work environment, reflecting the makeup of the community in which we live.  Our firm promotes a culture that is reflective of an inclusive, cohesive, and collegial environment.  To continue to flourish, our firm recruits and develops the finest talent from all backgrounds and beliefs.  Our firm is committed to diversity and inclusion because it broadens our knowledge and heightens our sensitivity to cultural issues, empowering us to respond to the challenges of serving a diverse clientele.