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We combine the experience and sophistication of a larger firm, with the personal attention and flexibility that is available only from a boutique practice. Our focus on relationships, built over time, provides the foundation for an in-depth understanding of our clients' needs.
We take care of our clients and solve their problems. We help them get out of trouble and help them stay out of trouble. To learn if we are the right attorneys for you, please explore our website or contact us.
Robert D. Katz, Property Owner:
Again, Marnie, thanks for your great work and wise counsel."
Dr. Judith Bin-Nun, Ph.D:
I thank you again and again. You really saved the day. Your advice was invaluable. I appreciate all your help."
Paul K., San Bruno Partners:
David Young, Property Owner:
We offer more than technical legal advice. We listen to your concerns, legal and emotional. We offer advice based on our judgment and extensive life experiences."
Anthony Salerno, Salerno & Associates:
A. Patrick Muñoz, Rutan & Tucker, LLP: From an attorney with whom Marnie has worked:
Ben F. Tunnell III: Chairman | BTI Appraisal
From a union general counsel with a real estate issue:
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From a business owner whose former attorney sued for fees:
From an individual for whom we drafted a trust:
From an estate administrator:
After an opinion letter concerning the feasibility of placing billboards on a property:
We improved our clients' outcome after a bank breached a construction loan agreement:
"Thank you for all of your help in this matter."
"I think it's the best possible outcome with the bank we could have hoped for!"
From a real estate advisor on the subject of outdoor advertising regulations:
From a property owner:
National Corporate Client: Executive Vice President, Business Development & Properties
From a property owner:
Personally I have loved working with you. You are smart, a wealth of knowledge on billboard land use and permitting in the State of California and your approach to helping clients is very practical, time efficient and cost effective. Please feel free to use me as a reference anytime!
Daniel Shaner, Co-Trustee:
Thank you SO much for all your hard work with this. We could NEVER have done it without your patience and expertise.”
Michael Shaner, Co-Trustee:
Similar to any business endeavor, governments impose taxes on billboard operators. While the tax is normal, some taxes can be confiscatory and designed to regulate business instead of raising revenue. There are over 400,000 billboards spread throughout the country. While each billboard uniquely markets a particular product or service, all billboards are subject to federal, […]Read more...
At Hamlin Cody, our Billboard lawyers have extensive experience handling transactions and litigation concerning billboards and other forms of outdoor and out-of-home advertising. There are an estimated 368,000 billboards across the country. Over the years, we have represented billboard companies and people who lease their land to billboard companies. Whatever your status, it is important […]Read more...
When you own and oversee a billboard, there is no clear guarantee that trespassers will avoid your billboard property. Our billboard lawyers have litigated disputes between landowners and billboard companies involving claims of trespassers. Unfortunately, many of us have seen billboards that have been defaced or altered by trespassers. If you do have a billboard […]Read more...