Highly Effective and Skilled California Land Use & Real Estate Attorneys

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For over 10 years, the Law Offices of Dana Dean has been dedicated to providing outstanding service to our clients. We strive to help you fully understand your legal issues and develop a plan to resolve them in the most efficient and cost-effective ways available. We get to know you so that we may best serve your needs with personal attention and responsive service. You can count on our professional, diligent staff to be there with you through every step of your legal matter.

We represent clients all over Northern California, including Contra Costa, Napa, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Stanislaus and Yolo counties in all matters related to real estate and land use, with primary focus on real estate litigation, neighbor disputes and the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). We serve community groups, smart growth developers and corporations with interests in land use development projects and related approvals, all parties in boundary disputes and easement matters, as well as homeowners, real estate agents and brokers in real estate litigation. Individuals and businesses turn to us for compassionate legal assistance and solid advice.

Our firm is dedicated to high-quality service, client care and providing value. We represent a wide variety clients and client groups at the city and county levels during all stages of development processes, including CEQA processes, and before various state agencies considering applications related to other entitlements. We are experienced and knowledgeable in the intricacies of land use law and can handle even the most complex cases. In addition, although we are well known as effective litigation attorneys who successfully resolve cases in court, we are also skilled negotiators who can help you obtain the most favorable settlement for your legal issue. When you choose our firm, you can expect quality legal service with unsurpassed attention to detail and ultimately satisfying results.

Land Use and Real Estate Lawyers at Your Service
We can assist you with:

  • Real estate law litigation. We represent homeowners and small business owners in boundary disputes, easements and other neighboring landowner concerns. We also handle real estate fraud actions involving non-disclosure, misrepresentation or other issues related to commercial and residential sales transactions and mortgage lending.
  • Land use and planning.  We assist small businesses, landowners and neighborhood groups seeking to navigate the complex and often frustrating world of local land use planning. We represent our clients’ interests through design review, the CEQA process and other stages of permitting. Our diverse client base includes all manner of landowners from private homeowners and neighborhood interest groups, to large scale industrial or commercial enterprises. We are known for our balanced mix of interests including representation on “both sides of the aisle.” We often represent those who seek to influence decision makers and ensure quality development in their neighborhood or business community. We also often advise and represent landowners, especially large parcel owners, who seek local and state agency approvals for their quality developments.

Real Estate and Land Use Lawyers You Can Count On
Call the Law Offices of Dana Dean at 707-747-5206 or contact us online to schedule an appointment with an attorney in our Benicia office.