Press Releases

Silldorf & Levine, LLP’s Attorneys Presenting at Seminars Throughout California
Silldorf & Levine, LLP Attorneys have been crisscrossing the state of California to speak on homeowner association and construction defect legal issues.
Firm partner Scott Levine spoke last week at the Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) "Construction Defects Litigation: From A to Z" seminar at UCLA. On March 22, 2013, Mr. Levine will again present for CEB in Northern California. In fact, Levine is the only plaintiff attorney that is part of the presentation. The seminar will be held at 1:15 p.m. at the Bar Association of San Francisco located at 301 Battery Street. More...

Silldorf & Levine, LLP’s Howard Silldorf Receives CACM Vision Award
Silldorf & Levine, LLP announced today that Managing Partner Howard Silldorf was honored with a Vision Award from the California Association of Community Managers (CACM). The Vision Award ceremony was held on July 26th, 2012 as part of the CACM annual Statewide Expo & Conference at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California. More...

Silldorf & Levine to Present Power Board Seminar in Downtown Los Angeles
Silldorf & Levine, LLP will present their "Power Board" Seminar at Elevate Lounge in downtown Los Angeles on Friday October 14, 2011. The attorneys of Silldorf & Levine, LLP developed this educational seminar to provide community managers and homeowner association board members with tools to create and maintain economically and socially healthy homeowners associations. More...

Silldorf & Levine, LLP Files Employment Action Against Hilton Worldwide, Inc.
Silldorf & Levine, LLP partner Howard Silldorf recently served as a member of the Distinguished Speakers Club for the Community Associations Institute (CAI) 59th National Conference and Exposition April 28-May 1, 2010 at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. Mr. Silldorf’s presentation was entitled, “Preventative Medicine for Homeowners Associations: Effective Records Management to Reduce Cost and Liability.” The focus of the presentation was on how preventative More...

San Diego Daily Transcript Honors Scott Levine as One of San Diego County’s Top Attorneys

Silldorf & Levine, LLP Partner Scott Levine has been awarded a “Top Attorney” designation for 2010 by the San Diego Daily Transcript. He was selected as an award winner from more than 600 San Diego County attorneys nominated by their peers. The award is given to the best lawyers in private, corporate, academic and government practice in San Diego County in key categories that have been selected based on the main practice areas in San Diego County. More...

Silldorf & Levine’s Howard Silldorf Served as Distinguished Speaker at CAI National Conference

Silldorf & Levine, LLP partner Howard Silldorf recently served as a member of the Distinguished Speakers Club for the Community Associations Institute (CAI) 59th National Conference and Exposition April 28-May 1, 2010 at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. Mr. Silldorf’s presentation was entitled, “Preventative Medicine for Homeowners Associations: Effective Records Management to Reduce Cost and Liability.” The focus of the presentation was on how preventative More...

Silldorf & Levine’s Scott Levine to begin term as 2010 President of Consumer Attorneys of San Diego
Scott Levine will be sworn in as the 2010 President of Consumer Attorneys of San Diego (CASD) on February 6th at the Organization’s annual Awards and Installation Dinner. Levine is a partner in the law firm of Silldorf & Levine, LLP. More...

Silldorf & Levine, LLP Expands Practice into Orange County
The San Diego based law firm of Silldorf & Levine, LLP recently announced the launch of an Orange County office based in Irvine. The attorneys of this boutique civil litigation firm have combined legal experience of more than 50 years. The focus of the firm's Orange County office will be on community association representation and construction defect litigation. More...

Attorney Scott Levine Teaches Course on Employment Law
Silldorf & Levine, LLP partner Scott Levine recently developed and taught a course on Employment Law at University of California, San Diego Extension (“ UCSD Extension” ) entitled, “ Workplace Survival Guide.” The course was a new addition to the seminars offered through UCSD Extension’s Career and Life Stage Services Department. . More...

Bosa Forces Its Downtown High Rise Homeowners to Replace Defective Cooling Towers at a Cost of One Million Dollars
The law firm of Silldorf & Levine, LLP represents Horizons-Marina District Owners Association which is composed of the owners of 211 high rise condominiums and two commercial units located in two towers at 555 Front Street in the Marina District of downtown San Diego. More...

Silldorf & Levine, LLP Files Construction Defect Litigation Against Colrich Communities
The law firm of Silldorf & Levine, LLP recently filed a Complaint for Construction Defects in the Superior Court of San Diego County against Colrich Communities, Torrey Pines Homebuilding Company and several other defendants. The Plaintiffs own single-family homes in Torrey Woods Estates, a community in the Carmel Valley area of San Diego. More...

Silldorf & Levine, LLP Files Construction Defect Litigation for Defective Windows
The law firm of Silldorf & Levine, LLP recently filed a Complaint for Construction Defects in the Superior Court of San Diego County against Davidson Communities, International Window Corporation and other defendants. The Plaintiffs own single-family homes in Meadows Del Mar, a community in the Carmel Valley area of San Diego. More...

“SILLDORF & LEVINE PROVIDES BEST OF BOTH LARGE, SMALL FIRMS”
Recently Published in San Diego Daily Transcript “Top Attorneys 2009” Publication July 8, 2009

In construction defect litigation Silldorf & Levine, LLP has been recognized as one of California’s leading law firms. For more than twenty years, Silldorf & Levine, LLP has been involved in the prosecution of construction defect claims on behalf of homeowners associations and homeowners throughout Southern California. The firm has recovered more than 150 million dollars for homeowners and homeowners associations More...

EFFECTIVE COLLECTIONS FOR A DOWN ECONOMY
Recently Published in Summer 2009 issue of “The Law Journal” of California Association of Community Managers
By: Howard J. Silldorf, Esq.

Recent changes to the economy have drastically impacted the business of managing a common interest development. Section 1366(a) of the Davis-Stirling Common Interest Development Act provides, in part, that a homeowners association must levy regular and special assessments “sufficient to perform its obligations under the governing documents...” More...

Recent Settlement Results
Defective Windows Press Release
Attorney Scott D. Levine, of Silldorf & Levine, LLP represented a number of homeowners from a Carmel Valley, California subdivision in a recently settled construction defect action. The case was file in San Diego Superior Court. More...


 
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