Thoughtful counsel.

Bold advocacy.

Practical solutions.

Throughout 2018, Hopkins & Carley will be celebrating 50 years of service to our clients and the communities in which we work and live.

Over the past five decades, our firm has grown alongside our clients, and we are truly honored to have contributed to their many successes.

Practices in Focus

Trademark & Copyright

Our Trademark & Copyright team works closely with our clients to identify, develop and understand the value of information and content in their products and services, their brand management and marketing strategies, and to create and implement programs designed to successfully assert and protect their commercial identities.

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Practices in Focus

Business & Commercial Litigation

When the stakes are high, Hopkins & Carley's Business & Commercial Litigation attorneys help clients practically and effectively navigate enterprise-critical litigation.

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Practices in Focus

Land Use & Property Rights

Anytime you are protecting or asserting your rights to use your property, our land use and property rights attorneys have the experience to protect your interests and constitutional rights.

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Practices in Focus

Tax

Clients turn to Hopkins & Carley's tax lawyers to create innovative solutions, and to solve complex tax issues arising from transactions, controversies and business operations and growth.

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Attorney Profile

Jay Ross

Jay Ross is Co‑chair of Hopkins & Carley’s Litigation Department.  He handles contract, fulfillment, and payment disputes as well as real estate disputes, including construction, purchase and sale transactions, commercial landlord-tenant disputes, easements, and land use.

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Attorney Profile

Ellen McKissock

Ellen McKissock is a trial lawyer and Chair of Hopkins & Carley’s Trust & Estate Litigation Practice.

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Attorney Profile

Margaret Nanda

Margaret Nanda is a member of Hopkins & Carley’s Real Estate Practice.  She has been practicing for more than 36 years primarily in the manufactured housing industry providing representation to mobile home community owners and managers in all aspects of park ownership and management, with a focus on mobile home park closures.

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Attorney Profile

Anthony Verdugo

Anthony Verdugo is an associate with Hopkins & Carley’s Corporate Practice in Palo Alto. His practice focuses on all aspects of business transactions, including technology transactions, commercial real estate transactions, entity formations, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate and partnership tax.

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