September 9, 2015 -- We are pleased to announce that partners David Aleshire and Anthony Taylor received honors in 2015 from the Southern California edition of Super Lawyers Magazine. Lawyers receiving this prestigious professional distinction have attained high peer recognition, meet ethical standards, and have demonstrated achievement in their field.
April 27, 2015 -- The International Municipal Lawyers Association honored Aleshire & Wynder partner Tiffany J. Israel and associate Jeff M. Malawy with the Amicus Service Award for legal advocacy on April 24, 2015 in Washington D.C.
February 18, 2015 -- Partners David J. Aleshire and Anthony R. Taylor received the annual 2015 California Lawyer Attorney of the Year award. They were honored among 62 lawyers throughout the state for their legal work which had a significant impact in 2014. Award recipients will be honored in the March 2015 issue of California Lawyer.
February 5, 2015 -- David Aleshire and Anthony Taylor will be among the panelists at a conference at Chapman University on, “The City of Bell Scandal Revisited.” This conference on February 19, 2015 is free and open to the public, including lunch and an evening reception. Panelists will include elected officials, academics, citizen activists and attorneys, and journalists
December 10, 2014 -- Anita Luck will be speaking at the Law Seminars International "Municipal Water Ratemaking in California" seminar in Long Beach, CA on January 7, 2015.
December 9, 2014 -- Founding partner, William “Bill” Wynder, and his wife, Carol F. Wynder, have accepted a two-year assignment to serve as the Directors of the “Kirtland, Ohio, Visitor Center & Historic Sites,” for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the “Mormons”). Bill and Carol will oversee the public exhibition of a visitor center and nine restored historic properties.
July 23, 2014 -- For the second time, Christy Marie Lopez, Senior Associate at Aleshire & Wynder, was elected President-Elect of the States of California and Nevada chapter of the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (“SCAN NATOA”). Ms. Lopez served as President of SCAN NATOA during the 2013-2014 term, and will return to the position for the 2015-2016 term.
June 30, 2014 -- In January, 2014, the City Council for the City of Rialto approved a contract with Aleshire & Wynder, LLP, appointing partner Fred Galante as the new City Attorney. The City Attorney acts as general counsel in the operation of city government. Pam Lee has been designated to serve as the Assistant City Attorney.
May 2, 2014 -- Julie Hayward Biggs will be a featured panelist at the 2014 Public Records Act and Brown Act Conference. The conference, which will be held on May 30, 2014 at Hastings School of Law, is sponsored by the State Bar of California. Ms. Biggs will be presenting overviews of both the Brown Act and the Public Records Act for attorneys interested and practicing in those areas of law.
January 28, 2014 -- On February 12, 2014, the Land Use, Planning and Environment Subsection of the Los Angeles County Bar Association will host a program titled, “Emerging Opportunities and Best Practices for Local Economic Development.” The program will feature important updates on local economic development efforts, as well as changes in the law, including:
-Changes in Federal and State law affecting Economic Development
-Long-Range Property Management Plans and the wind-down of redevelopment agencies
-New City of Los Angeles initiatives to foster economic development; and