Katzoff & Riggs staff is presently composed of five attorneys and eight support and paralegal professionals. The firm's main office is located in Emeryville, California with additional offices located in Los Angeles, CA and Lake County, CA.
Mr. Katzoff is both a transactional and litigation attorney with an emphasis on representing real estate owners and developers, contractors, architects and other design professionals. Mr. Katzoff represents significant owners and developers throughout Northern California and specializes in handling complex real estate transactions. Mr. Katzoff has 19 years experience in litigation of real estate, business, construction defect and designer liability claims. He has served as lead attorney in numerous complex construction litigation matters both as plaintiffs' and defendants' counsel.
Mr. Riggs is a co-founder of Katzoff & Riggs LLP. His professional practice currently emphasizes real estate and construction law. His professional practice focuses on venture formation, contract drafting and litigation involving real estate ownership, entitlement, construction, design and engineering issues. Currently, Mr. Riggs directs the Lake County office of the Firm. Mr. Riggs has supervised the Katzoff & Riggs LLP office in Lake County since 1994. Mr. Riggs is an experienced California trial attorney; he also directs the Firm’s motion work and appellate practice.