Representing Northern California



I work on behalf of businesses or other entities to assist with compliance or to defend against lawsuits alleging environmental damage.

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Project development including Coastal Act issues; entitlements, zoning, permitting, and compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act.



I can take your business idea and make it a reality — from the formative stages to operation and beyond. Services include business formation, business operations, real estate purchases, landlord-tenant and leasing issues.



Expert legal services to any public agency, council, board or commissions, on interim or permanent basis.

Former City Attorney for Eureka, California

As Eureka’s former City Attorney and Prosecutor, I am well versed in public agency law and the ins and outs of getting through the political and legal processes for any public or private project in addition to defending enforcement actions by agencies for alleged violations.

  • Environmental and Natural Resource Law

  • Coastal Commission Issues

  • Contract and Business Law

  • Employment Issues and Investigations

  • Initiation of litigation and defense in State and Federal Courts

  • Mediation and Arbitration Services

  • Administrative Hearings

  • Landlord Tenant Law

  • Solid and Hazardous Waste

  • Energy Projects

  • Land Use and Planning

  • Public Agency Law - Including Temporary and Permanent General Counsel and City Attorney Services

  • Audits and compliance of federal, state and local environmental and health and safety laws and regulations

  • Cannabis permitting and environmental compliance

  • Water Resources and Water Rights

  • Agricultural and Rural Issues

  • Tribal Issues

Three decades of knowledgeable counsel, representation, and advocacy.

Sharing what I've learned in over thirty years of practicing law is important to me. Explore my law blog “The Humboldt Environment to learn more about how current laws affect our life on the North Coast.

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