Ms. Matteoni has represented public agencies and property owners in condemnation and inverse condemnation actions. She oversaw the filing and administration of 50 condemnation actions – several of which had title issues – for a redevelopment project in Half Moon Bay, California.
In addition, Ms. Matteoni has successfully handled cases involving challenges to the right to take, severance damages, loss of goodwill, impairment of access, assemblage and highest and best use of residential properties, commercial and industrial properties, service stations and undeveloped lands. She has prepared appellate briefs and contributed research and writing to Condemnation Practice in California.
Real Estate Litigation
Ms. Matteoni has handled a wide variety of real estate litigation including easement disputes, quiet title actions, trespass, landlord/tenant disputes, non-disclosure and broker liability issues, partition issues and related actions.
Real Property Transactions
Ms. Matteoni has substantial experience in real estate transactions. She has assisted clients in both purchasing and selling shopping centers and other commercial properties, residential properties and land for development and redevelopment. She has drafted, reviewed and negotiated loan agreements, development agreements, easements and other property agreements. She has assisted both landlords and tenants in lease negotiations, assignments and assumptions.
Ms. Matteoni has assisted clients with a variety of land use issues, including obtaining development permits and negotiating with governmental agencies on related issues.
State Bar of California, 1987
U.S. District Court – Northern, Central, Southern and Eastern Districts of California
J.D. with Honors; Cum Laude, Order of the Coif and Thurston Honor Society from the University of California, Hastings College of Law – San Francisco, CA, 1987
Law Journal: Note Editor, Hastings Law Review, 1985–1987
B.A. from the University of California – Davis, CA, Major(s): English, Economics
Professional Associations and Memberships
Santa Clara County Bar Association
Past Employment Positions
Pettit & Martin – Associate, 1987–1990
Dinkelspiel, Donovan & Reder – Associate, 1990–1993