Practice Areas - Avdid & Cucchi
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Practice Areas

We have extensive knowledge of local, proposed and existing laws on land development, along with a proven ability to facilitate effective land use resolution, from initial land acquisition and local land development permit process to project construction.   

Land Use Law

Avdis & Cucchi, LLP provides a broad spectrum of legal services for public and private clients undertaking major development projects, providing counsel on all required land use permits and entitlements. The firm has significant experience serving property owners, developers, and public agencies throughout California.

California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)

The California Environmental Quality Act, commonly known as CEQA, is foundational for the state’s environmental protection efforts. Avdis & Cucchi, LLP can assist projects with successfully navigating the ever-changing landscape of environmental review.

Planning & Zoning Law

Avdis & Cucchi, LLP prides itself on its ability to guide clients through complicated legislative and regulatory processes that can drastically affect their interests. We advise clients through the land entitlement process, securing the necessary approvals such as general plans amendments, modification of zoning changes, and use permits.

Real Estate Law

Real estate developers throughout northern California rely on Avdis & Cucchi, LLP as their most trusted advisors to guide them throughout the full life cycle of their development projects. Whether the project requires strong local connections, decades of expertise, or experienced litigators, our firm helps developers mitigate risks and protect their valuable investments.

Governmental Advocacy

Cultivating support from legislative and regulatory bodies that affect your interests is at the heart of Avdis & Cucchi, LLP’s practice. We have a strong presence amongst decision-makers throughout northern California and the expertise to advocate and negotiate your interests effectively.


Avdis & Cucchi, LLP has the experience and attitude to successfully represent your interests in the most complex and high-stakes disputes in courts throughout California and before administrative agencies. We have represented clients in matters involving CEQA, Planning & Zoning Law, and other similar issues.

At Avdis & Cucchi, we bring 30 years of combined experience in CEQA and law use law

and a history of effective advocacy to help our clients achieve results.

Our Approach
Law You Can Understand

We know that legal action can sometimes be overwhelming. We are dedicated to providing you help in language that you can understand. If you don't feel like you understand your options, just ask, and we will find an explanation that works for you.

A Focus on Results

The first step is for us to work with you and come up with a plan to get the results you need. Through our understanding of the law and your understanding of the circumstances, we will craft a path to success.

A Team in Your Corner

Every morning, our legal team meets to discuss our cases. This means when you choose our firm, you will always have a team in your corner.

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