Practice Area


“When you are forced into litigation, make sure you are prepared to deal with it.” ~ Roger Goodell

The Firm’s Litigation Practice Group represents its clients in prosecuting, defending, mediating, and arbitrating lawsuits, petitions, and claims. The Litigation Practice Group specializes in the following areas of law:

  • Business tort liability (compliance with Business and Professions Code, breach of contract claims and commercial disputes)
  • Civil rights and appeals (including injunctions and temporary restraining orders, petitions for writ of mandamus and administrative mandamus, appeals of administrative hearings)
  • Competitive bidding and bid protest disputes
  • Construction law (including construction defect litigation, construction delay claims, stop notice litigation, contract management, contractor licensing and oversight, subcontractor listing law, and insurance-related litigation)
  • Environmental and Land Use litigation (including zoning challenges, entitlement review/revocation, Subdivision Map Act litigation, and challenges under CEQA)
  • False Claims Act litigation
  • First amendment law (including litigation concerning prior restraints, regulation of adult businesses, and restrictions on “commercial speech”)
  • General liability and tort matters
  • Labor and Employment litigation, including ADA litigation, wrongful termination, discrimination, and “hostile work environment,” wage and hour claims, labor compliance
  • Personal injury law (negligence, premises liability, product liability)
  • Product liability law (including toxic torts, asbestos litigation, aviation and complex design and manufacturing claims)
  • Professional liability (legal malpractice, medical malpractice and defense of design professionals)
  • Public works litigation (including condemnation/ eminent domain, Public Contract Code litigation, construction defect, and regulatory compliance)
  • Real estate disputes/real property litigation (including breach of sale agreements, interference with use or possession, purchase-sale disputes, title disputes, real estate financing litigation, premises liability, trespass, and nuisance litigation)
  • Redevelopment litigation (including defense of redevelopment projects, brownfield development, and eminent domain
  • Toxic site remediation (hazardous materials remediation, public nuisance litigation, enforcement and defense of environmental compliance orders, and litigation under CERCLA, RCRA, Polanco Act, Prop. 65, and environmental statutes)

Contact Us Today

If you require assistance within one of our practice areas or would like to inquire about our broad-based services, please contact us.