12-3-17. Attorney Tom Quilling joined ADAMS | STIRLING. As former Deputy City Attorney for San Dimas, Tom handled matters involving the Subdivision Map Act, zoning laws, land use approvals such as general plans and zoning amendments, specific plans, conditional use permits, and variances. His private practice involved construction, environmental and real estate law related to contractors, owners, developers, public agencies, architects, and engineers.
Tom’s litigation experience includes environmental litigation, real estate land use, zoning and regulatory litigation, and class action defense. Tom represented real estate developers, cities, redevelopment agencies, and housing authorities in construction-related cases for public works contracts and construction claims management. His clients included the Walt Disney Concert Hall in the defense of a multi-million dollar construction lawsuit. He also represented the City of Los Angeles in a complex, multi-million dollar marine construction lawsuit.
11-12-17. Attorney Jason Savlov joined ADAMS | STIRLING.
Jason is an accomplished AV rated civil litigator with a comprehensive background in real estate and business.
His experience includes transactional and litigation matters involving landslide/inverse condemnation, partition, construction defects, breach of contract, fraud, trespass, Home Equity Sales Act, mortgage and lien issues, title fraud, REOs, bankruptcies, collections and evictions.
Jason also has experience in employment law matters such as wage & hour hearings and appeals, preparing employment contracts and handbooks, and advising clients on state and federal requirements.
Jason earned his Juris Doctorate from Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles and earned a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from New York University, Stern School of Business.
10-22-17. Attorney Jeffrey Barnett joined ADAMS | STIRLING as a Partner. Mr. Barnett is a well-respected attorney with extensive experience as general and litigation counsel to associations throughout San Francisco's Bay Area and the Central Coast.
He brings with him a staffed office in Los Gatos where he provides legal services to residential, commercial and mixed-use associations.
As an undergraduate, Jeffrey attended UCLA and then Wadham College in Oxford, England, before graduating Phi Beta Kappa from UC Berkeley with great distinction. He then earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Santa Clara School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude and served on Law Review.
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