Twitchell and Rice, LLP
Twitchell and Rice, LLP
Twitchell and Rice, LLP  
Twitchell and Rice, LLP  
Twitchell and Rice, LLP
Twitchell and Rice, LLP
Twitchell and Rice, LLP
Twitchell and Rice, LLP

Public Law

Many firms operating in the field of public law travel to the Central Coast from outside the region. Practicing the profession of law since 1886, Twitchell and Rice, LLP is a local firm with long standing ties to the community, which gives its attorneys unique political insight and social influences in the Central Coast. Each attorney, through involvement in the communities on the Central Coast have local knowledge and connections that enable its clients to obtain the most efficient, cost effective results and advice concerning their legal needs.
 
Twitchell and Rice, LLP is experienced in the field of Public Law. The firm has represented government agencies, municipalities, and special districts throughout the Central Coast of California.
 
Municipal Law
 
Twitchell and Rice, LLP’s municipal attorneys will advise and represent your city council, planning commission, and staff at public meetings to ensure compliance with the Brown Act and other Open Meeting laws. Twitchell and Rice, LLP will provide you with quick and accurate legal advice regarding city operations and employment issues. The firm will review city ordinances and policies for compliance with state and federal law, and draft new ordinances as directed by your staff and council. In addition, the firm will represent your municipality against all legal challenges and litigation should they occur.
 
Water Law
 
Going back as far as the Twitchell Dam project, Twitchell and Rice, LLP has advised clients concerning California Water Law. This firm litigates water rights issues and advises local water boards. The firm also represents clients in the development and transfer of water rights.
 
California Environmental Quality Act
 
Twitchell and Rice, LLP advises public and private entities concerning the preparation and certification of Environmental Impact Reports, and advises clients on CEQA compliance and in land use development. The firm represents public and private entities against legal challenge to EIR process and litigation.  Our services include advice and assistance with transactional, permitting and compliance issues; representation in environmental litigation cases including Superfund or Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), Hazardous Waste Control Law (HWLC) and Resource Control and Recovery Act (RCRA) litigation; advice and assistance with Underground Storage Tank (UST) closure and clean-up; and preparation and/or review of oil and natural gas leases. Twitchell and Rice, LLP has continuously engaged in regulatory counseling for our clients in order to arrive at practical solutions.
 
Special Districts
 
The firm and its attorneys have represented a variety of special districts including water districts, sanitary districts, hospitals, schools and cemetery districts. Twitchell and Rice, LLP has assisted with county audits and regulations, drafting district policy, and evaluating compliance with special district laws and regulations in administration and development of district projects.


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