- State Bar of California
- United States District Courts for the Northern, Central, and Southern Districts
- Orange County Bar Association, Lawyer Information Referral Services Committee, Vice Chair
- Orange County Bar Association, Environmental Law Section, Chair (2020)
- Orange County Bar Association, Environmental Law Section, Vice Chair (2019)
Stephanie Talavera is an associate at the firm with a practice that focuses in land use and environmental law. Ms. Talavera has represented clients in a wide variety of matters at the federal, state, and local level, including those arising under the Subdivision Map Act, the California
Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Ralph M. Brown Act, the California Public Records Act, and the Mitigation Fee Act, among others.
Stephanie has worked with clients on adoptions and amendments to general plans and zoning ordinances, decisions on CUPs, and prohibitive exactions and impact fees before cities, counties, transportations commissions, the California Coastal Commission, and other federal, state, and local decision-making bodies. Ms. Talavera also has substantial experience litigating eminent domain and inverse condemnation actions, on behalf of government agencies as well as individual property owners.