Alan J. Peake

Alan J. Peake

Partner
Location:
Bakersfield, California
Phone:
661-636-6861
Fax:
661-327-8568
Email:

Alan Peake was admitted to the California Bar in 1988 and has also been admitted
to practice law in the United States District Court Eastern District of California.
He takes a very "hands on" approach to the matters he handles and is readily
accessible to his clients.

The primary emphasis of his practice is representing public agencies. He has
represented numerous cities, water districts, redevelopment agencies and housing
authorities as City Attorney/General Counsel. He is well versed in the areas of
water law, land use law including commercial, industrial and residential
development, eminent domain, environmental issues (NEPA and CEQA); all phases
of real estate transactions including site acquisition, financing, sales, leases;
construction law and areas related to public works contracting and construction.
He has participated in numerous public financings on behalf of cities and other
public agencies. He also represents private clients in litigated and non-litigated
matters.

He also handles landlord/tenant matters representing landlords. He has 25 years of
experience in handling residential and commercial real estate leases, eviction
matters and his background includes experience with tax credit properties, Section
8 housing, HUD housing, as well as representing private property owners and real
property management companies.

He is on the board of the Consumer Credit Counseling Service, a member of the Kern County Bar
Association and the California State Bar.

The goal of his practice is to provide high quality legal services to his clients in a
fast, efficient and personal manner and to ensure that costs and expenses are kept
to a minimum.

Areas of Practice

  • Public Agency/Government Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Representing Landlords Through the Eviction Process
  • Contracts/Employment Law

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 2014

Education

  • Ventura College of Law, Ventura, California
    • J.D. - 1988

Representative Clients

  • Housing Authority of the County of Kern
  • City of Maricopa
  • Golden Empire Afforable Housing
  • Lamont Public Utility District
  • Arvin Community Services District
  • Con Am Proptery Management
  • Braum Construction and Management
  • Potter McKinney Inc.
  • Royal T Propery Management
  • WinnResidential

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Consumer Credit Counseling Service, 2002 - Present
  • Kern County Bar Association, 1989 - Present