Eminent Real Estate Attorney Steven Hammond Joins Morris Polich & Purdy LLP

LOS ANGELES, March 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Morris Polich & Purdy LLP (MPP), a highly acclaimed California and Nevada law firm, is pleased to announce that Steven L. Hammond has joined the firm’s San Francisco office as a partner.

Steven, whose practice is centered on real estate litigation and transactional matters, joins an outstanding team whose members are located in San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, and Las Vegas.

Steven offers transactional expertise in the areas such as lease negotiation and drafting, real property acquisitions and sales, land use, and easements. His litigation experience includes land use and zoning disputes, easement disputes, breach of contract, business fraud, partition actions, real property ownership disputes, landlord-tenant, condominium, and tenancy-in-common matters. Prior to joining MPP, Steven owned his own San Francisco practice, Hammond Law Group P.C. Before opening his own practice, Steven was an attorney with Sideman & Bancroft LLP in San Francisco.

Steven is a member of the California Bar Association, the Bar Association of San Francisco, the Lawyers’ Club of San Francisco Inn of Court, and a board member of Sunset Youth Services. He was recognized as a Northern California Super Lawyers Rising Star from 2009-2011.

“We are extremely fortunate and excited to have Steven Hammond join the real estate and commercial litigation team here at Morris Polich & Purdy,” says Managing Partner Don Ridge. “The expansion of the San Francisco office is part of MPP’s continuing business strategy to further support our clients by recruiting talented and experienced attorneys who will add depth to the firm’s practice.”

About MPP

Morris Polich & Purdy LLP is a law firm that works with its clients on a national basis. We represent clients in every state, as well as many U.S. possessions. We also have a wealth of international affiliations. The firm established in 1969 has approximately 90 attorneys located in four offices in California and Nevada specializing in over thirty practice areas.

Our dedication to clients, combined with extensive experience, both in the trial and appellate courts, are the qualities that distinguish us from other law firms. Our attorneys are known for their vast experience and success. We provide superior legal services in a manner consistent with our clients' businesses and providing client service at the highest level.

Contact: George Brandon Partnership Development Leader 213.417.5124

Source:Morris Polich & Purdy LLP