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2-21-18. Aaron Schwarzkopf's article on "Recordkeeping: Are You Meeting Retention Requirements?" was published in Focus Magazine. The magazine is published by the Los Angeles chapter of the Community Associations Institute.

2-15-18. 2018 Northern California Rising Star Nathan McGuire, as named by Super Lawyers MagazineCongratulations to Nathan McGuire for being selected by Super Lawyers Magazine as a 2018 Northern California Rising Star. The honor is reserved for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in the practice of law. Only 2.5% of the attorneys in Northern California receive this distinction.

2-14-18. Adams Stirling Founder and Managing Partner Adrian AdamsAdrian Adams and Brandon Grosh (PMP Management) spoke to an overflow crowd at CAI's Educational Luncheon. They spoke on "No Trespassing! When Can Managers/Directors Enter a Unit?" Also, what is an association's role when it comes to process serves and restraining orders? How can associations protect themselves against potential liability?

2-1-18.Award-winning attorney Jasmine Hale holding her CAI Volunteer of the Year trophy Jasmine Hale and Sean Allen of Roseman & Associates presented Dealing with Difficult People: Strategies for Responding to Hoarding Disorders and Hostile Environments to the 39th Annual Community Association Law Seminar in La Quinta, California. The session garnered a 5-star rating from attendees! Read more here.

12-18-17. Adams Stirling Partners Hon. Larry Stirling (retired Judge and former CA Senator) and Adrian AdamsLarry Stirling and Adrian Adams were featured in the Daily Journal, a newspaper dedicated to California's legal community.  The Journal was interested in ADAMS | STIRLING's niche area of the law and what is driving our unusual growth. They talked to various members of our Firm, as well as attorneys in other firms, to get an idea of what we do and our reputation in the industry. They were fascinated by some of the more unusual cases our Firm has handled, such as the accused murder Robert Durst and unauthorized pot farms. To read the article, see "Taking Up Residence."

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Andalusia HOA
Cambridge of Belmont HOA
Centria Homeowners Association
Chateau West Condo Assn.
Cherrywood of San Leandro HOA
Gatehouse Condo HOA (MAS-362)
Green Acres Court HOA
Lunada Terrace COA
Moreno Valley Ranch CA
Northgate Village HOA
Park Harbor HOA
Pine Creek POA
Pine Village HOA
River Street West HOA
Sandalwood Homeowners Association
Shadow Brook Swim Club
Sterling Homeowners Association
Stonecrest HOA (MAS-996)
The Cottages at Evergreen Hills OA
The Rancho Deep Cliff HOA
Trio Glen Community Association
Union Heights HOA
Villa Mar Vista Owners Association
Village North HOA
Vista Townhouses Association
Willowwood Gardens HOA

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 board members, managers and owners. Contact us for a proposal. We have ten offices around the state. To find one close to you, see our offices.


PRESS RELEASE: The 58-story Millennium Tower in San Francisco retained  Adrian Adams, founder of
ADAMS | STIRLING along with Lawrence Stirling, the former Assemblyman who authored the law that governs California's community associations. Partner Jasmine Hale rounds out the legal team.

Leading the construction defect litigation is nationally renowned trial lawyer Daniel Petrocelli and partner Vision Winter with O'Melveny & Myers. The litigation team filed a $200 million lawsuit against the developers for the sinking and tilting of Millennium Tower.

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HOA Beekeeping
February 18, 2018
Considerations for Permitting an Apiary in Your Association

Incarcerated Director
February 11, 2018
What Can the HOA's Board Do about a Jailed Director?

Aggressive Assistance Animals
January 28, 2018
Ripe for Abuse -- but the HOA Can Control

Speaking Chinese
December 17, 2017
Is a Translator Required by Law?

Liability for Water Damage and Mold
December 3, 2017
Who's Liable? Check Your CC&Rs!

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