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Use our "Quick Links" to view a variety of current news items about our firm, attorneys and staff, or access our "Newsroom Archive" for listing of items by year.

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Client Victory
11/05/2014 Kronick's Appellate Victory Validating the Supplemental Assessment of New Wells and Related Facilities is a Win for all California Counties and Assessors

Kronick congratulates attorney Brett Price for his significant win at the 5th District Court of Appeal for longtime clients, Kern County Assessor and County of Kern.  The Appellate Court upheld Kronick's victory before the Kern County Assessment Appeals Board (Board), holding that new oil and gas wells and related facilities and equipment are subject to supplemental assessment, and that the cost approach to value methodology employed by the Assessor was reasonable and appropriate.  In doing so the Appellate Court overruled the judgment of the Superior C

07/09/2014 Kronick Legal Team Assists Santa Clara Unified School District with Sizable Property Acquisition in Silicon Valley

Kronick is pleased to announce the successful acquisition by its client, Santa Clara Unified School District, of 54 acres of property in the heart of the Silicon Valley from the Department of General Services.

Firm Announcement
10/08/2014 Kronick Relocates Roseville Office, Welcomes New Attorney

Kronick Moskovitz is pleased to announce the relocation of its Roseville office to 3400 Douglas Boulevard, Suite 210.  The move stems from Kronick's steady growth and will enable the firm to continue to provide local service to its expanding public and private client base in Placer County.

08/08/2014 Kronick Shareholder Ilene Block Appointed to SACTO's Board of Directors

Kronick is pleased to announce that business and corporate law shareholder Ilene Block was recently appointed by the Sacramento Area Commerce & Trade Organization (SACTO) to serve on its Board of Directors. 

07/16/2014 Kronick Hires Key Executive

Kronick Moskovitz, Sacramento's second-largest law firm, has hired Rick Fowler as its Chief Operating Officer.  Fowler is a successful business executive with years of leadership and management experience and strong ties to the  community.

07/08/2014 18 Kronick Lawyers Included in the 2014 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Kronick Moskovitz is pleased to announce that 18 of its talented and distinguished attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.  This year's list of attorneys continues to reflect Kronick's depth and expertise in labor and employment law, litigation, environmental law, business and corporate law, local government and public agency law and education law.

06/02/2014 Kronick Adds New Lawyers, Expands Practices

Kronick is pleased to announce the addition of three experienced lawyers to its Sacramento headquarters.  The additions strengthen the law firm's labor and employment, construction and business services practices.

Attorneys Rex Darrell Berry and Ilene Goldstein Block, former name partners in the well-known Sacramento firm of Berry & Block, have joined Kronick's Labor & Employment and Business Services practices, respectively, effective today.

04/01/2014 Daniel McElhinney Moves to Firm's San Luis Obispo Office

Kronick Moskovitz is pleased to announce that Daniel McElhinney has joined the firm’s San Luis Obispo office where he will continue as an associate attorney practicing with the firm’s litigation and education groups.  Dan comes to the San Luis Obispo office after transferring from the firm’s Sacramento headquarters where he worked on student issues and First Amendment rights, employee discipline and termination, and general governance issues, including the Brown Act and Public Records Act.

03/25/2014 Kronick Partners with CSBA as Premier Business Affiliate

Kronick Moskovitz Tiedemann & Girard’s Education Practice Group is pleased to be partnering with the California School Boards Association (CSBA) at the Premier Business Affiliate Level in 2014. CSBA is a nonprofit education association that represents elected officials who govern public school districts and county offices of education. It brings together school governing boards and administrators to advocate for effective policies that advance the education and well-being of the state of California’s more than 6 million school-age children.

01/30/2014 Elizabeth Leeper Selected as Member of the 2014 Water Leaders Class

Congratulations to Elizabeth Leeper who has been selected as a member of the 2014 Water Leaders Class!

01/23/2014 The City of Rio Vista Appoints Kronick Shareholder Mona Ebrahimi as City Attorney

Kronick is pleased to announce that Shareholder Mona G. Ebrahimi was appointed City Attorney for the City of Rio Vista.  The City's former City Attorney, Jonathan P. Hobbs, also a Shareholder in the firm, will continue to assist the City as Special Counsel.  “It is an honor to be appointed Rio Vista’s City Attorney. I look forward to working with the City and continuing to assist them with their upcoming opportunities and challenges,” says Ebrahimi.

01/02/2014 Kronick is Pleased to Announce the Election of New Shareholders

Kronick Moskovitz Tiedemann & Girard is proud to announce and congratulate the election of seven new Shareholders.

“We are pleased with the advancement of this group of talented lawyers. Each exemplifies the dedication, professionalism and commitment to excellence in serving our clients,” said Managing Shareholder Bruce Scheidt. “These are outstanding lawyers!”

01/01/2014 Kronick Welcomes Three New Associates

Kronick is pleased to welcome three new associates to its team of distinguished lawyers.  Anthony D. Bento, Daniel M. McElhinney and Sirenia Jimenez, all previous law clerks with the firm, were admitted to the California State Bar in December 2013 following their passage of the July 2013 Bar Exam.

"We are thrilled to have these talented lawyers on board and look forward to working alongside them for many years to come," said Managing Shareholder Bruce Scheidt.

In the Community
06/05/2014 Through Dream Foundation Rebecca Akroyd Takes Part in Giving Coast Guard Veteran His Final Wish

On June 2, 2014, Kronick attorney Rebecca Akroyd was honored to volunteer as an ambassador for the Dream Foundation to give a Coast Guard veteran his final wish. Through the Dream Foundation, Ms. Akroyd participated in the presentation of granting 87-year-old Sacramento resident Milton Hunter’s dream, which was a trip to Seattle to relive and share memories of visits with his late wife with their daughter in hopes that it would help bring her some peace. Milton Hunter is battling lung cancer and has received a prognosis of fewer than three months.

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