Robert Khuu is a partner in the Irvine office and is the Assistant City Attorney for the cities of Cypress, Grand Terrace and Perris. He provides advice to city councils, planning commission, and city staff. Since beginning his legal career, Mr. Khuu has advised and assisted cities on many municipal law issues, and is familiar with a wide range of legal issues involving zoning and land use, open government and ethics (the Brown Act, the Public Records Act, the Political Reform Act, Government Code section 1090, AB 1234), fees and taxes, election law, parliamentary procedure, redevelopment dissolution, purchasing procedures and policies, code interpretation, joint powers authorities, social media policies, and public contracting. Mr. Khuu also regularly provides AB 1234 training to many of the firm’s cities.
Mr. Khuu also assists cities on many day-to-day needs including legal research and drafting of legal opinions; review, revision, and drafting of staff reports; advising planning departments; document review and preparation; contract drafting; contract negotiation; and analysis and drafting of proposed ordinances and resolutions. He provides all of these services to many of Aleshire & Wynder’s clients.
Mr. Khuu earned his B.A. with a major in Political Science in 2005 from the University of California, Irvine. While at the University of California, Irvine, Mr. Khuu was a writer and editor for the UCI Undergraduate Law Journal. Mr. Khuu attended law school at the University of Akron, School of Law where he earned his J.D. in 2009.