7-15-19. We are looking for experienced attorneys for our Los Angeles office. Candidates should have at least five years of experience working with community associations.We offer growth opportunities and excellent benefits. If you are interested, contact me at 800-464-2817 or by email. -Adrian Adams
7-1-19. Attorney Farah Nourmand joined our firm. Prior to joining us, Farah oversaw a boutique law firm specializing in real estate, employment law, business and general civil litigation.
Farah's litigation practice included mediations, settlements, law and motion, eviction proceedings, and trials. On the transactional side, Farah oversaw day to day legal affairs as in-house counsel, negotiated and drafted commercial leases, determined property rights, conducted legal seminars, and performed due diligence related to purchases and sales.
Farah's employment law practice included preparing company policies, employee handbooks, and other employment-related documents. In addition, she advised clients on wage and hour claims and employee risk management.
6-15-19. Nathan McGuire, Managing Partner of Adams|Stirling's Northern California Offices and Chair of CAI's California Legislative Action Committee, participated as a faculty member at Echo Educational Community's 2019 HOA University & Expo at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Nathan's presentation was entitled, New Laws: "Overview & Implementation."
5-30-19. Partner Laurie S. Poole, Esq., spoke at CAI’s Orange County Symposium and Expo at the Irvine Marriott, on the topic Drip, Drip, Drip: Is the Association Responsible for Rain or Water Line Leaks and Damage? Laurie, along with Kimberly Lilley of Berg Insurance, educated attendees on the ABCs of ownership, maintenance and insurance when it comes to roofs and pipes.
5-29-19. Partner Jasmine Hale presented with Attorney David Loewenthal at the CAI Channel Islands Community Faire. Her presentation, ¿Amigo o Enemigo? How to Work with Your Local and Regional Municipalities and Government Agencies addressed how an association can work with local municipalities and government and what the association’s role is on hot button issues like smoking/marijuana, parking, trees, public sidewalks, occupancy issues and more.
5-21-19. Founder and Managing Partner Adrian Adams was the featured speaker at CAI-San Diego's Education Conference & Trade Show at Westin Carlsbad. Adrian was joined by Kendrah Kay, CAMEx, CCAM, CMCA® to present Knock, Knock Who's There? Right of Entry. Their session addressed when a manager can enter a unit and when they cannot. They discussed what constituted an emergency and when and how permission is given.
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