Miller Starr Regalia (MSR), a preeminent California real estate law firm for more than 50 years, announced today that Angela J. Yu has been promoted to shareholder in the firm’s Litigation Department. Yu joined MSR as an associate in 2019 in the firm’s Walnut Creek headquarters.
In a major victory for housing rights statewide, the First District Court of Appeal issued a unanimous ruling on November 30 upholding the project approvals and CEQA review and rejecting in full Save Lafayette’s lawsuit challenging the Terraces of Lafayette, a 315-unit apartment community by O’Brien Land Company. After nearly 10 years of processing and 120 public hearings, the Lafayette City Council finally approved the project by a 4-1 vote in August 2020.
Miller Starr Regalia (MSR), a preeminent California real estate law firm for more than 50 years, announced today that Briana J. Bramer has joined the firm’s Walnut Creek office as a Senior Counsel in the Litigation Department.
On Friday, November 18, a three-judge panel of the California Court of Appeal for the Second Appellate District, District Two unanimously affirmed a judgment of the Merced County Superior Court that denied Appellants’ petition for a writ of mandate, which would have required Merced Irrigation District (District) to sell them water. The published opinion was authored by Presiding Judge Elwood Lui, with Justices Victoria M. Chavez and Brian M. Hoffstadt concurring.Miller Star Regalia’s Walnut Creek partner Matthew Henderson represented the Merced County Irrigation District in the dispute.
Miller Starr Regalia (MSR), a preeminent California real estate law firm for more than 50 years, announced today that for the 12th consecutive year it has been named by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® a Tier 1 law firm in the Oakland metropolitan area for three practice areas -- commercial litigation, land use and zoning law, and real estate law. In addition, MSR received a Tier 2 ranking for construction law in the Oakland metropolitan area and a Tier 2 ranking for real estate law in the San Francisco metropolitan area.