Hanna & Van Atta

Established in 1978

Practice Area: Real Estate, Land Use, Development 42 more areas of practice + 42 more

Attorney Awards
AV Preeminent

Hanna & Van Atta

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Serving Palo Alto, CA view address

Serving Palo Alto, CA view address

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Attorney Awards AV Preeminent

About Hanna & Van Atta

One of the most experienced law firms in California in the area of real estate law; we are one of the premier firms in the state in the highly specialized area of matters pertaining to common interest development law.

The firm serves the commercial Real Estate and Home Building Industries, Commercial and Residential Developers and Land Users throughout the State of California. The firm represents commercial lenders and borrowers in all asp...

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One of the most experienced law firms in California in the area of real estate law; we are one of the premier firms in the state in the highly specialized area of matters pertaining to common interest development law.

The firm serves the commercial Real Estate and Home Building Industries, Commercial and Residential Developers and Land Users throughout the State of California. The firm represents commercial lenders and borrowers in all aspects of real estate lending. It handles land use matters, such as subdivisions, zoning, use permits and other local land use matters, before local San Francisco Bay Area government agencies. The firm provides expertise throughout California to homebuilders regarding the California Subdivided Land Sales Act and maintains contacts with the staff of the Department of Real Estate in Sacramento and Los Angeles. The firm has formed over 2,900 community and homeowners associations. The firm is a member of the Community Association Institute and ECHO and represents many community associations.

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    5.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 08/23/12

    Mr. Garrett represented me in a Landlord/Tenant issue. I found him to be very professional and knowledgeable regarding the law. He was extremely respo... Read more

    Mr. Garrett represented me in a Landlord/Tenant issue. I found him to be very professional and knowledgeable regarding the law. He was extremely responsive and resolved the issue in the same manor with a high degree of client satisfaction. I would definitely recommend him.

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      Firm Details

      Year Established
      1978
      Firm Size
      3
      Payment Information
        Credit cards accepted
        Fixed hourly rates
        Fixed fees available
      Partnership Information

      A Partnership of Professional Corporations

      Representative Clients
      Analog Devices, Inc.; Avalon Bay Communities; California Academy of Sciences; Centex Homes; Classic Communities, Inc.; Creekbridge Development; DKB Homes; Diablo Grande Limited Partnership; D.R. Horton; Federal Realty Investment Trust; Goldman Sachs; Habitat for Humanity; Keenan Land Co.; Legacy Partners; Lincoln Property Co.; Lucile Packard Foundation; Millennium Partners; Pacific Peninsula Group; Palo Alto Medical Foundation; Peery-Arrillaga; Pinn Bros. Constr. Inc.; Promethens Development; Prudential Insurance Company; Rancho San Antonio Retirement Housing Corp. (Continuing Care Retirement Community); SAP Labs, Inc.; Sares-Regis; Shea Homes; Silverwing Development; Sobrato Development Co.; Standard Pacific (Northern California); Summerhill Homes, LLC; Taylor Woodrow Homes; Union Bank; Venture Corp.

      Areas of Law

      • Real Estate
      • Land Use
      • Development
      • Purchase
      • Sale
      • Leasing Of Real Estate
      • Real Estate Financing
      • Joint Ventures
      • Partnerships
      • Residential Real Estate
      • Commercial Condominiums
      • Planned Developments
      • Common Interest Developments
      • Continuing Care Retirement Communities
      • Community Association Law
      • Local
      • State Permits
      • Hearings
      • State Government Law
      • Local Government Land Use Agencies
      • Environmental Law
      • Arbitration
      • Mediation
      • Real Estate Disputes
      • Real Estate Development
      • Real Estate Sales
      • Real Estate Joint Ventures
      • Real Estate Leasing
      • Real Estate Litigation
      • Condominium Development
      • Condominium Law
      • Real Estate Contracts
      • Residential Real Estate Development
      • Commercial Real Estate
      • Commercial Real Estate Acquisitions
      • Commercial Real Estate Development
      • Commercial Real Estate Sales
      • Hotel and Resort Law
      • Hotel and Resort Development
      • Golf Course Development
      • Real Property Development
      • Limited Liability Company Law
      • California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)
      • Toxic Substances
      • Hazardous Materials and Substances

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      Contact

      Phone: Click to View Phone # 650-321-5700

      Fax: 650-321-5639

      Website:

      Firm Address:
      Hanna & Van Atta 525 University Avenue, Suite 600,
      Palo Alto, CA 94301-1921
      U.S.A.

      Office Hours:
      • Monday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
      • Tuesday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
      • Wednesday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
      • Thursday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
      • Friday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
      Office Hours:
      • Monday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
      • Tuesday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
      • Wednesday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
      • Thursday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
      • Friday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

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