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12-2-18. Stefan Herpel joined Adams|Stirling's litigation team.

Stefan  previously worked as a litigation partner in a large law firm where he represented corporations such as Marriott International, Ritz-Carlton, Wyndham Worldwide, and American Airlines.

As a trial attorney, Stefan handled boundary disputes, eminent domain, easements, partition actions, defamation (for national media clients), products liability, and securities fraud (class action defense).

In addition to trial court experience, Stefan has argued in the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Third and Sixth Circuits, the Michigan appellate courts, and the U.S. Supreme Court, where he briefed and argued Bennis v. Michigan).

11-25-18. Troy Kennedy, Esq.Troy Kennedy joined our Los Angeles office.

Prior to joining ADAMS|STIRLING, Troy gained valuable experience handling complex civil litigation involving breach of contract, fraud, trademark infringement, real estate disputes, intellectual property, and probate law.

11-20-18. Partners Jasmine Hale and Laurie Poole launched a "Women’s Attorney Initiative" for the firm.

The Initiative was created to support the professional development of women attorneys in the firm, identify the unique challenges they face in their legal careers, promote work/life balance, and provide a network for advancing leadership opportunities in the firm as well as the legal community as a whole.

11-18-18.Alison Greiner, Esq. Alison Greiner joined our firm's Temecula Office and will work with our clients in San Diego and Inland Empire.

Alison is a 15-year attorney who brings valuable experience representing clients in corporate formation and transactions, premises liability, contracts, real estate transactions, human resource issues, workers' compensation, personal injury, litigation and dispute resolution.

11-18-18.Kathy Mills, Esq. Kathy Mills joined our firm's San Diego office.

Kathy brings extensive experience representing community associations as well as developers of condomium, single-family, highrise, mixed-use, master planned ccommunities, and condo conversions.

Much of her career has been spent advising boards of directors, amending and restating governing documents, reviewing and negotiating contracts, providing legal opinions, and litigating matters on behalf of associations.

11-11-18.ADAMS STIRLING Temecula Office ADAMS|STIRLING opened its twelfth office in historic Old Town Temecula. The office will be managed by senior attorney Nancy Sidoruk. Nancy and her team will provide legal services to the Inland Empire and Coachella Valley. Contact us for a proposal for legal counsel and board training services.

11-01-18.ADAMS STIRLING San Diego Office ADAMS|STIRLING opened its newest office in San Diego in the prestigious Tower 591 in Mission Valley. Our legal team in San Diego is Jamie Handrick, Carrie Heieck and Candace Schwartz, under the leadership of Partner Laurie Poole. Contact us for a proposal for legal counsel and board training services.

New Statutes & Case Law


4350 HOA
Belmont Capri
Bentley Manor
Brentridge Community
Brookshire Manor
Cantabria Maint. Corp.
Eastborne Manor
Home Center Murrietta
Knickerbocker HOA
L.C. Association
La Florentine at Renaissance
Las Gaviotas
Laterra Community
Legends at Lake Almaden

Meadows Homes
Mission Palms
Ocean Park Imperial
Palmilla Community
R.B. Trails HOA
Rancho Ynecita
Riderwood Gardens
Seahill Townhomes
Sundance Lake
Summit at Mountain View

WELCOME. We welcome our new clients and look forward to working with each of them.

Our Goal: To develop community leaders by providing consumer education, training, and legal services for commercial, mixed-use, and community associations.

Contact us for a proposal. We have twelve offices around the state. To find one close to you, see our offices.

Who We Represent


HIRING LAWYERS. Looking for a Great Place to Work? We're Hiring Lawyers!We are looking for experienced HOA and litigation attorneys for clients in the South Bay in Northern California as well as Riverside and Palm Desert. Candidates should have at least five years' experience in real estate and/or business law. We offer growth opportunities and excellent benefits. If you are interested, contact me at 800-464-2817 or by e-mail. -Adrian Adams

Adams Stirling Named a Best Place to Work in LA!ADAMS|STIRLING was named among 2018's “Best Places to Work” in Los Angeles, by the Los Angeles Business Journal. This distinction is awarded to companies that meet certain benchmarks regarding benefits, diversity, satisfaction with management, their workplace, and supervision.

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Regulating Bicycles
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