Community Associations

Wolf, Rifkin, Shapiro, Schulman & Rabkin, LLP has been an industry leader in Community Association law for over 40 years. The firm’s attorneys are experts in the field of our Nevada and California offices.

The firm’s association clients range in size from two to 18,000 units. They include all types of multi-family housing, high-rise luxury developments, planned unit developments (attached and stand-alone), condominiums, and cooperatives. Currently, the firm represents over 4,000 associations.

What We’re Known For

Wolf Rifkin Shapiro Schulman & Rabkin, LLP is recognized for its superior representation in all aspects of the law, including:

  • Arbitration of Owner Disputes
  • Bankruptcy Advice & Monitoring
  • Drafting, Interpretation, and Enforcement of Bylaws and CC&Rs
  • Collection and Lien Foreclosure
  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • General Business Advice
  • Insurance Related Litigation and Damage Claims
  • Participation in Homeowner Meetings and Elections
  • Regulatory Compliance Training and Advice

What We Value

Education and Training

Our attorneys and staff are committed to providing quality education to our clients and peers in the community association industry. We have many active members in trade organizations, where we present seminars and classes in association law and management. Over the years, the firm has also developed and provided state certification training for members in the field. Our dedicated staff has played and continues to play an integral role in furthering this educational effort.

Playing an Active Role in the Development of Legislation

We are dedicated to helping with the complexity of the legislation that surrounds the industry in California and Nevada. We actively serve on legislative action committees to influence changes and/or defeating legislation that would adversely affect all owners who live in a common interest community.

Providing Strategic Guidance to Our Clients

Addressing day-to-day association concerns is an integral part of our service to our community association clients. We understand the need for rapid responses to difficult business, homeowner, and compliance issues facing the community association. We take pride in our knowledge of, and experience in, every facet of community association law and our ability to be available for our clients when the need arises.

If you are a community association and have a legal question, please contact Michael W. Rabkin