Joseph D. Hughes

Joseph D. Hughes (Bakersfield, California)

Joseph D. Hughes

Attorney in Bakersfield, CA
Joseph D. Hughes is the managing partner at KDG and joined the firm in 2006. His practice concentrates in the areas of water law, public agency law, and trust litigation. He was admitted to the California State Bar in 1993 after obtaining his law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law that same year. Hughes holds a B.A. degree from UC Santa Barbara.

Published Works

•Jans v. Nelson 83 Cal.App.4th 848, 2000
•Schwartz v. Schwartz 167 Cal.App.4th 733, 2000
•Conservatorship of the Estate of Edde, 173 Cal.App.4th 883, 2009

Professional Experience

•Klein, DeNatale, Goldner, Cooper, Rosenlieb & Kimball, LLP, 2006-Present
•Kern County Counsel, Bakersfield, Deputy County Counsel, 1994
•Kuhs, Parker & Hughes, Associate & Partner, 1995 - 2005

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Peer Rating 4.4 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Water and Public Agency Law

Peer Rating

Peer Rating

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4.4 out of 5.0
  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Managing Partner
Admission Details
Admitted in 1993, California
Credit Cards Accepted
Additional Payment Information
Fixed Hourly Rates
Fixed Fees Available
Law School Attended
Santa Clara University School of Law
Class of 1993
Juris Doctor
University Attended
University of California at Santa Barbara
Class of 1990
Bachelor of Arts
Birth Information
Born in 1968
San Jose, California, March 18, 1968
Associations & Memberships

Professional Associations and Memberships
•General Counsel, Belridge Water Storage District
•General Counsel, Lost Hills Water District
•General Counsel, North of River Sanitary District
•General Counsel, West Kern Water District
•Association of California Water Agencies, Member of the Legal Affairs Committee, 2012 - Present
•Kern County Bar Association, 2013 - Present
•Kern County Bar Association, Member of the Board of Directors, 2014-2017
•Kern County Bar Association - Probate & Estate Planning Section, President, 2009 - 2010
•Kern County Law Library, Member of the Board of Trustees, 2000 - Present
•Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, Inc., Member of the Board of Directors, 2000 - 2011
•Kern County Employees Retirement Association, Member of the Board of Trustees, 2004 - 2012
•Kern County Employees Retirement Association, Chairman, 2009
•Judge Pro Tem, Small Claims, Kern County Superior Court, 2001 - 2004
•Kern County Superintendent of Schools Programs, Attorney Coach, South High School, Mock Trial Team, 1996 - 1998
•Associate Professor, California State University, Bakersfield, Wills and Probate, 2010 - 2012
•AYSO, Coach, U-6 and U-8

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Klein, DeNatale, Goldner, Cooper, Rosenlieb & Kimball, LLP
4550 California Avenue, Second Floor,
Bakersfield, CA 93309
U.S.A.
Phone
661-401-7755
Fax
661.326.0418
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Office Information
Office Information
Joseph D. Hughes
Managing Partner
Klein, DeNatale, Goldner, Cooper, Rosenlieb & Kimball, LLP
4550 California Avenue, Second Floor,
Bakersfield, CA 93309

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Klein, DeNatale, Goldner, Cooper, Rosenlieb & Kimball, LLP (Bakersfield, California)