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2-12-17. Attorney Joseph "Joe" Hudack joined ADAMS | STIRLING.

In addition to a Juris Doctorate degree from Western State College of Law (magna cum laude), Joe has more than 25 years experience in corporate and commercial real estate.

His experience includes handling transactional real estate matters for companies such as Fluor, Walmart, and Dial. His responsibilities included drafting, negotiating, executing and closing acquisitions, sales, leases, subleases, and lease terminations. He also owned and operated a development company and was a national real estate consultant for companies such as Home Depot, Newell Rubbermaid, and Viad Corp.

Joe's certifications and licenses include:

    • CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member)
    • MCR (Master of Corporate Real Estate)
    • Licensed Real Estate Broker
    • Former licensed Contractor and Real Estate Appraiser

Joe works out of our offices in the Inland Empire and serves as corporate and litigation counsel to associations throughout California. Joe is an impressive addition to the firm. To write him a note, see his contact information.

2-8-17.
Erica Greathouse joined ADAMS | STIRLING as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Prior to joining our firm, Erica spent 25 years overseeing implementation of technology for other law firms.

For fourteen of those years, Erica served as Director of Information Technology for Cox, Castle & Nicholson, a nationwide real estate law firm.

As CTO, Erica will work with our Technology Committee to improve our firm's legal services through technology.

Among other things, Erica will develop and oversee our e-discovery procedures, telecom operations, video conferencing, social media policies, and risk management. Erica is an exciting addition to the team.

2-7-17. Adrian Adams spoke at the 6th Annual Desert Resort Management Education Symposium. He briefed attendees on new statutes and case law for 2017 and how they affected associations and their boards.

The Symposium was held at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage.

1-31-17. Jasmine Hale was nominated for two awards from the CAI Channel Islands chapter, including the 2016 Diane Doria Volunteer of the Year and the 2016 Committee of the Year.

1-27-17. Jasmine Hale co-presented at the 2017 CACM Northern California law conference for Taking the Mystery Out of Human Resource Management and the Employee Relationship.

1-26-17. Nathan McGuire joined ADAMS | STIRLING as Managing Partner of our San Francisco, Sacramento and Stockton offices. He and his team will handle the Firm's growing base of Northern California clients.

"Nate" McGuire has been named Super Lawyer Magazine's "California Rising Star" for the last 5 years running and is the recipient of an AV Preeminent Peer Review designation from Martindale-Hubbell, which signifies the highest level of excellence.

In addition to extensive experience as general counsel to common interest developments, Nathan has broad experience in real estate subdivision development, purchase and sale agreements, escrow issues, restrictive covenants, easements, deeds, and other issues affecting real property.

Nate is an active member of the Community Associations Institute and the Building Industry Association and a frequent author and speaker on community association topics. He is also a delegate to the California Legislative Action Committee and serves on the Executive Committee as Vice Chair.

Nathan graduated with distinction from St. Mary’s College with a BA in English and Philosophy. He earned his Juris Doctor from U.C. Davis School of Law.

You can reach Nathan at: [email protected].


1-8-17. Marianne Pick has been nominated for an Orange County Excellence in Community (OCEC) award from CAI - Orange County!

Marianne handles business development for the Orange County and San Diego regions for Adams Stirling.

1-1-17. CAI's Connect Magazine published an article by Cang Le Highlighting the new case laws for 2017 affecting community associations in California.

One of the most important is the Palm Springs v. Parth case related to a board member's fiduciary duty to properly investigate matters before making a decision.

12-15-16. Attorney Ronald St. Marie joined the firm's Los Angeles office. Ron has extensive trial experience and has represented clients in state and federal courts, including actions in California, Washington, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Colorado, Montana, Michigan, Massachusetts, North Carolina, New Jersey and Alabama.

One of the principal areas of Ron's practice is real estate disputes. He has a broad knowledge of real estate law, having helped clients in disputes involving homeowner associations, leases, land use regulations, foreclosures real estate sales contracts, construction defects, and construction collections.

12-10-16. 2016-HOAOrganizersAdrian Adams spoke to 150 board members and managers in West Los Angeles at an event hosted by HOA Organizers. 

Adrian covered new laws and their impact on associations. Demetrios Xanthos reviewed insurance issues. Neda Nehouray addressed board management responsibilities. And Robert Nordlund provided tips for avoiding special assessments related to reserves and large repairs. 

 


NEW CLIENTS IN JANUARY
Fremont Times Square
Knott-Lampson HOA
Canyon Heights COA
Alegre and Aldea at Paseo
Peppertree Unit II HOA
Sunset Gardens HOA
Tesoro at La Sierra HOA
Ocean Front Estates HOA
The Summit OA
Mission West Association

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2016

NEW CLIENTS IN DECEMBER
Mount La Jolla Assn.
Palm Lake OA
Niguel Beach Terrace CA
Sonoma County Mission Oaks
El Rio Mobile Home Park
Cambridge Park Assn.
Pine Forest Place HOA
Sherwood Estates HOA


NEW CLIENTS IN NOVEMBER
The Millennium Tower
Trails at Eastvale
El Rancho Loma Serena
Colony Park OA
Ridge View Villas Maint. Corp.
Cedar Lodge OA
Images HOA
Village Parks at Bernard St.
Sunflower Townhomes
Hillcrest Vista at Country Manor
Iris Landing HOA
Tiara Imperial Apts. Assn.
Fairfield River Oaks
Mission Homes at Montclair
Val Vista HOA
Park Villas COA
Sunset Colony HOA


NEW CLIENTS IN OCTOBER
Villa La Verne HOA
Ocean Terrace COA
Mutual of Omaha Bank
Woodward Lake Lakefront OA
Tract 4700 (aka Park Place)
Edgewater at Green Valley
Villa Constance South
Nuevo Ranch, Inc.
Courtside Manor HOA


NEW CLIENTS IN SEPTEMBER
Silver Sands HOA
Redlands Village HOA
The Trees Garden HOA
Greenhills Master Assn.
Franklin Towers
M-24 Ranch Association
4139 Cahuenga Townhomes
Oaks North Mgmt. Corp. 3
The Retreat Community Assn.
Villa Di Napoli HOA
Mira La Paz HOA
Carlyle Tower CA
Rosalena OA
Leland Chateau HOA
Port Oceano HOA
Foothill Village Townhouses


NEW CLIENTS IN AUGUST
Hidden Valley Lake Assn.
Villagewalk HOA
Los Feliz Estates
Reo Terrace Owners Assn.
Avenida Prosser HOA
Colonial Square HOA
Mill Valley Meadows HOA
Crescent Plaza HOA
970 Palm HOA
Bayside Court HOA
Ponderosa Temple COA


NEW CLIENTS IN JULY
Quail Hill CA
Lake Van Ness HOA
South Shores Racquet Club
Park Lido HOA
The Gregory HOA
Melrose Way
Virginia Gardens
The Crosby Est at Rancho SF
Sea Court HOA
Indian Palms CC #3
California Stonegate
Summerbreeze TH HOA
Ocean Pointe Comm. Assn.
Toluca Hills Apt. Corp.


NEW CLIENTS IN JUNE
Cahuenga Gardens Project
Medea Valley Estates HOA
Victoria Falls HOA
Bonita Village HOA
Chestnut Villas HOA
Hillbrook HOA
Island Village HOA
Arroyo Grande-Bayview
La Quinta Capistrano
2120 Hill Street


NEW CLIENTS IN MAY
Encino Condo Assn.
Lake Country Villas HOA
Via Isla HOA
Van Owen & Forbes HOA


NEW CLIENTS IN APRIL
Palisair HOA
Upland Hills Country Club
Warner West COA
Expressway Business Park OA
El Encanto HOA
Ocean Plaza Assn.
Larrabee HOA
Stonecreek HOA
La Cantera HOA
Rancho Paso Robles HOA
El Capitan HOA
Canyon Oaks HOA
Sunrise Ridge HOA


NEW CLIENTS IN MARCH
Village West COA
Brentwood Castellano
Circleview HOA
Dryden Villas
Whitely Bay COA
Legacy Villas La Quinta
Citrus Heights HOA
Leland Terrace CA


NEW CLIENTS IN FEBRUARY
Lake Park Villas HOA
Lemoore CC Villas #2
Oakland Townhouses
Quail Lake CA
SA Magnolia Lane Corp.
Hawks Pointe Assn
Indian Palms CC HOA #12
Warwick HOA
ACT No. 571
Alicante Hills OA
Woodland Oaks CA
Bird Avenue Townhomes HOA


NEW CLIENTS IN JANUARY
  Capistrano Condo Bankers Hill
Terra Bella Pasadena OA
Anacapa Business Center
Windsor Plaza HOA
1521 Greenfield
La Verne HOA
Rancho Mediterranea HOA
Sunset Ridge OA




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