Robert L. Wakefield

Associate | Sacramento

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rwakefield@lozanosmith.com
Tel: 916.329.7433
Fax: 916.329.9050
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Overview

Robert L. Wakefield is an Associate in Lozano Smith's Sacramento Office. Mr. Wakefield's practice is focused on the municipal, and facilities and business aspects of public agency law.

Experience

Mr. Wakefield has served as Deputy Assistant City Attorney and Prosecutor for multiple cities throughout California. While representing municipalities, he regularly assisted their respective code enforcement, fire and police departments and City Councils. He is experienced in drafting and preparing Petitions for Appointment of a Receiver, cost recovery motions, opposition and reply briefs, inspection warrants, abatement warrants, unlawful detainer actions, and drafting / revising City Council Policy Manuals. He also regularly makes court appearances including presenting oral arguments on behalf of clients. Mr. Wakefield is also experienced in drafting oppositions to and making oral arguments against Pitchess Motions on behalf of public agencies.

In a separate capacity, Mr. Wakefield served as Assistant Court-Appointed Receiver for several Superior Court Judges wherein he was tasked with rehabilitating substandard residential properties pursuant to the Health & Safety Code.

Mr. Wakefield has also served a reviewer for the California Municipal Law Handbook.

Education

Mr. Wakefield earned his Juris Doctor degree from the Lincoln Law School of Sacramento. He earned an Associate of Arts degree with a Paralegal Certificate from MTI Business College, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Sociology from the University of California, Davis.