Adams Stirling PLC
 California's Premier Law Firm
Dedicated to Residential and Commercial Associations
 California's Premier Law Firm
Dedicated to Residential and Commercial Associations
 California's Premier Law Firm
Dedicated to Residential and Commercial Associations
Davis-Stirling AttorneysDavis-Stirling Attorneys


7-11-24. Laurie Poole wrote an article on "Employing Enforcement Strategies with CC&Rs" published in the July edition of CAI-Coachella Valley’s “HOA Living” magazine. Click here for access to read the article.

6-25-24. Melissa Ward’s article on "Quorum and Member Approval: What You Need to Know to Get Things Done" was published in the Spring 2024 edition of CAI CA North Chapter “The Voice” magazine.

 6-24-24. Congratulations to Adrian Adams and Melissa Ward who were selected to the 2024 Super Lawyers List. 

Adams Stirling Welcomes New Clients
New Clients in June
270 & 280 Valencia Street and 17 Brosnan Street
Alicante and Madrone
Brisco Heights
Clover Springs
Coast Point
Danville Oaks
Decena Villas
Essex House on Gramercy, Inc.
Hidden Valley Medical Building
La Costa Meadows
Ocean Ridge
Pacific Street Plaza
River Oaks At Paso Robles
San Juan Mesa Verde
The Pacific Tower
The Retreat/Bear Creek
V. V. E.
Willow Collection


On The Board? If you are on the board and your association needs help with legal issues, contact us for a proposal--we are friendly and our rates are competitive. With ten offices throughout California, we counsel boards on how best to address problems. Watch our video.

2-Minute Videos.2-Minute HOA Videos by Adams Stirling Visit our library of animated 2-MINUTE VIDEOS. They provide an easy introduction to subjects such as adopting rules, preparing budgets, worker's compensation, governing documents, borrowing from reserves, fiduciary duties, conflicts of interest, and much more.

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Adams Stirling Super LawyersADAMS|STIRLING is the home of super lawyers and rising stars in community association law. We provide legal services to community and commercial associations in the following counties: Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, Riverside, San Bernardino, Santa Clara, Alameda, Sacramento, Contra Costa, Fresno, Ventura, San Francisco, Kern County, San Mateo, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Sonoma, Tulare, Solano, Monterey, Santa Barbara, Placer, San Luis Obispo, Santa Cruz, Merced, Marin, Butte, Yolo, El Dorado, Shasta, Imperial, Kings, Madera, Napa, Humboldt, Nevada, Sutter, Mendocino, Yuba, Lake, Tehama, Tuolumne, San Benito, Calaveras, Siskiyou, Amador, Lassen, Del Norte, Glenn, Plumas, Colusa, Mariposa, Inyo, Trinity, Mono, Modoc, Sierra, and Alpine.


ADAMS|STIRLING celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the launch of the website--an online resource for the community association industry. Since its launch in 2004, website usage has grown dramatically. Today it receives 1.4 million visits per year with 3.3 million page views.

Death of an Owner
June 6, 2024
The owner has been dead six years and still no probate. 

Water Damage and Insurance Follow-Up
April 4, 2024
Answers to your webinar questions. 

A Cautionary Tale
March 20, 2024
What happens when an owner messes with the association's insurance?

Insuring EV Charging Stations
March 7, 2024
Should the association be an additional insured?

Responsibility for Water Damage
February 22, 2024
Who is responsible for the damage?

Posting Documents Online
February 17, 2024
Does posting documents online subject an HOA to the ADA?

Balcony Q&A
February 3, 2024
Webinar questions are answered.

Community Association Cookbook
January 19, 2024
Rules, Regulations and Recipes is out now!

Balcony Inspection Legal Requirements
January 10, 2024
Register for the webinar to get vital information.

Playing HOA Lawyer
December 14, 2023
We all have opinions, just keep it ethical.

Website. The davis-stirling website is the largest of its kind in the industry, Of the 109 million websites in the United States, ranks in the upper 14%.