Our focus is on being proactive, not reactive. We track current trends in both state and federal law and incorporate them into our advice to our clients. Our lawyers have special expertise in assisting municipalities in their intergovernmental relations. When necessary, we zealously defend our clients in litigation matters. We keep our clients fully informed and involved as litigation matters progress.

Our team focuses on helping public clients successfully maneuver through legal complexities and governmental mandates. Because Harris & Hayden has a history of extensive involvement in all aspects of municipal law, we have pioneered methods to deliver advisory and litigation services in a comprehensive and cost-effective manner. Our approach ensures the highest quality and most timely representation available in California.



Harris & Hayden provides comprehensive and cost-effective legal solutions for school districts and community colleges, specializing in all aspects of matters arising under the education code and general law matters.

A full-service law firm, Harris & Hayden brings breadth and depth of experience in all areas of general and special counsel representation. Our attorneys analyze legal trends and strategize with our clients to resolve matters before legal problems arise. When litigation is necessary, Harris & Hayden vigorously represent our clients, involving and informing them at each step of the process.