Joe is one of Santa Barbara’s most respected real estate lawyers. With over 30 years of experience, Joe’s practice primarily focuses on homeowners whose properties have been damaged in landslides or harmed by governmental and regulatory takings. His expertise in inverse condemnation, a legal theory under which Southern California Edison is strictly liable certain for certain damages, makes him an incredible resource for our clients.
Joe is also an experienced trial lawyer (with over 100 trials) and several seven and eight figure trial verdicts and judgments.
Joe was selected to serve on the Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee in both the Thomas and Woolsey Fire cases.