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August 17, 2016

Of Counsel Interview … Master Litigator Manages California Firm While Maintaining Vibrant Practice

In a Napa County, CA, courtroom in September 2011, Jeff Essner launched a blistering but strategic attack against a defendant on the witness stand. Full Story

July 18, 2016

Hopkins & Carley’s Family Wealth & Tax Planning Practice is Highly Rated by Chambers High Net Worth 2016 Guide

Hopkins & Carley’s Family Wealth & Tax Planning Practice has been ranked for Private Wealth law in Northern California by the Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) 2016 Guide. Full Story

July 15, 2016

Hopkins & Carley's Dori Yob: 40 Under 40 in 2016

Shareholder Dori Yob has been named one of Silicon Valley Business Journals 40 under 40 Full Story

May 31, 2016

Trial Pros: Hopkins & Carley’s Jeff Essner

Managing shareholder Jeff Essner's Q&A with Law360 Full Story

May 25, 2016

Dori Yob named to Silicon Valley Business Journal's "40 Under 40"

The Silicon Valley Business Journal has just named Dori Yob among its 2016 Full Story

May 11, 2016

Allonn Levy, Class of '96, was honored by Santa Clara University Law School with the Diversity Award

We are pleased to announce that Allonn Levy, Class of '96, was honored by Santa Clara University Law School with the Diversity Award during their 2016 Celebration of Achievement Honorees dinner. Full Story

May 9, 2016

Calif. SC found middle ground in suitable seating case, attorney says

The California Supreme Court was looking for a middle way when it handed down its recent decision that said employers must provide employees with suitable seating when it is reasonable to do so, a labor attorney, a San Jose attorney says. Full Story

April 15, 2016

Choice of Entity: Which is Best for You?

No matter the situation, just about every commercial real estate transaction involves one universal question: What is the best way to take title? Of course there is no one right answer. Full Story

March 16, 2016

Opinion: Affordable Housing Regulations Often Slow Economic Development

San Jose's former mayor offers alternative ideas to inclusionary zoning. Full Story

March 15, 2016

Changing the Profession, One Lawyer at a Time

Lisa Stalteri was recently invited by Law Practice Today to participate in a published roundtable of women lawyers discussing their careers… Full Story

March 7, 2016

More Cities May Begin to Adopt Inclusionary Housing Laws

Inclusionary housing ordinances may move to the front burner for many communities after the U.S. Supreme Court left intact the law in San Jose, Calif. Full Story

February 3, 2016

New Money Means Opportunity for Valley Firm

The booming tech industry hasn't benefited only intellectual property and corporate attorneys. It's also created demand for lawyers who can meet the personal needs of Silicon Valley's newly minted millionaires. Full Story

January 28, 2016

Hopkins & Carley Continues Expansion

San Jose firm Hopkins & Carley ALC continued its recent expansion with the addition of three new of counsel in January. Full Story

January 7, 2016


Veteran Real Estate Attorney Brings Unique Practice in Complex Mobile Home Park Closures Full Story

June 10, 2015

Hopkins & Carley Continues Growth, Adds Sepi Ghiasvand

Transactional Attorney Expands Corporate and Tax Expertise Full Story

June 10, 2015

New Paid Sick Leave Law Becomes Fully Effective on July 1, 2015

Employment Law Advisory for 6/10//2015 Full Story

January 20, 2015

Shareholder Dori Yob Elected Chair of San Jose Planning Commission

After receiving a unanimous vote from the San Jose Planning Commission members, Yob will oversee the recommendation and implementation of policies that guide the development of San Jose toward the achievement of community goals. Full Story

September 9, 2014

Family Wealth & Tax Planning attorneys, John Golden and Jim Hager Profiled in Law360 Article

Hopkins & Carley Adds Family Wealth, Tax Planning Vets Full Story

September 8, 2014

Hopkins & Carley Strengthens Family Wealth & Tax Planning Department

Adds Estate Planning Veterans John P. Golden and James M. Hager Full Story

March 10, 2014

Hopkins & Carley Appoints Charles H. Packer to Executive Committee

Charles H. Packer to serve as At-Large Shareholder Full Story

January 13, 2014

Hopkins & Carley Elects New Managing Shareholder

Jeffrey Essner to Lead Firm, Follows William Klein’s 15-Year Tenure as Managing Shareholder Full Story

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