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Carmel & Naccasha Joins Arroyo Grande and Grover Beach Chamber

San Luis Obispo, CA (July 2014) – A ribbon cutting event held earlier this month marked the official incorporation of Carmel & Naccasha LLP into the Arroyo Grande and Grover Beach Chamber of Commerce. Chamber ambassadors, staff and community members came out to celebrate the local law firm’s presence in the Arroyo Grande Valley.

“We’re pleased to be a part of a thriving Chamber that continues to help pave the way for economic growth in our community,” said Tim Carmel, a founding partner at Carmel & Naccasha.

Carmel is the City Attorney for the City of Arroyo Grande, a position he’s held since 1996. In that role, he is responsible for advising the City Council, City Manager, and all City departments on points of law and ensuring that all proper legal procedures are followed. Carmel has practiced law extensively for nearly 30 years in the areas of municipal law, land use law, real property transactions, and related matters. He also counsels clients on sophisticated commercial litigation and transactional issues.

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, Carmel & Naccasha has offices in San Luis Obispo and Paso Robles with more than a dozen attorneys that have practiced law locally and nationally. The firm’s lawyers focus their practice and provide exemplary client services in the areas of business transactions, real property, land use, commercial and employment litigation, taxation and tax controversies, trusts and estate planning, automobile dealership law, municipal law, wine law, and insurance coverage. For more information about Carmel & Naccasha, click here or visit their website at

Contact: Courtney Kienow, Marketing Director(805) 546-8785

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C&N Attorney Accepts Position with City of SLO

San Luis Obispo, CA (July 3, 2014) – Carmel & Naccasha LLP announced that long time employee and associate attorney Jon Ansolabehere has accepted the position of Assistant City Attorney with the City of San Luis Obispo and will be leaving the firm.

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New Partners Named at Carmel & Naccasha

Growing local law firm names two new partners

San Luis Obispo, CA (February 26, 2014) – Carmel & Naccasha LLP is pleased to announce that Shauna N. Cunningham has joined the firm as a partner and Heather K. Whitham has been promoted to partner at the firm.

“Shauna and Heather strengthen a diverse group of attorneys that exemplify team work and through focus, responsiveness and efficiency meet the needs of our clients,” said Ziyad Naccasha, managing partner at the firm.

Heather has distinguished herself as an outstanding

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Carmel & Naccasha attorney named Top 20 Under 40

San Luis Obispo, CA (December 2013) – Carmel & Naccasha LLP attorney Jon Ansolabehere is being honored as one of The Tribune’s Top 20 under 40 for 2013.

The awards recognize 20 of San Luis Obispo County’s best and brightest leaders who are under the age of 40 and have demonstrated excellence in their professions and commitment to community service. Nearly 100 nominations were considered this year by the team of esteemed judges.

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