Stradling serves as legal counsel to cities throughout California and as primary counsel to water districts, joint powers insurance authorities, and various housing authorities.

Our attorneys provide representation on a full range of complex, rapidly changing legal issues facing state and local government agencies today, including:

  • Review and analysis of state and federal environmental laws, such as the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the Clean Water Act
  • State and federal constitutional issues
  • Land use matters
  • Redevelopment
  • Eminent domain
  • Transportation issues
  • Public works contracting
  • Litigation

In addition, the firm is widely recognized as a leader in public finance, and we regularly participate in virtually every type of financing undertaken by public agencies.