Eminent Domain
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.

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 for 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 broker liability issues, quiet title actions, partition actions, wrongful foreclosure, trespass, landlord/tenant disputes, easement disputes and related issues.

Real Property Transactions
Ms. Matteoni has substantial experience in real estate transactions. She has assisted clients in both the purchasing and selling of shopping centers and other commercial properties, loan reviews, refinancing and development agreements. She has assisted both landlords and tenants in lease negotiations, assignments and assumptions.

Land Use
Ms. Matteoni has assisted clients with a variety of land use issues, including obtaining development permits and negotiating with governmental agencies on related issues.

Bar Admissions
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
State Bar of California
Santa Clara County Bar Association

Past Employment Positions
Pettit & Martin – Associate, 1987–1990
Dinkelspiel, Donovan & Reder – Associate, 1990–1993

Other Experience
Judicial Arbitrator