Marco A. Martinez

Partner

marco.martinez@bbklaw.com

Tel: (949) 263-6582

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At a Glance

Marco’s practice includes general municipal law, First Amendment law, public contracts, land use and zoning, subdivisions, housing, CEQA issues, and negotiating and drafting billboard and digital sign agreements.

He serves as city attorney for the City of Azusa and assistant city attorney to the City of Colton.

Marco was selected as a California Executive Fellow with the California Department of Housing and Community Development.
 

Marco A. Martinez’s practice areas include general municipal law, First Amendment law, public contracts, land use and zoning, subdivisions, housing and CEQA issues. A partner in the Municipal Law practice group of Best Best & Krieger LLP, Marco serves as city attorney for the City of Azusa and assistant city attorney to the City of Colton. He is also general counsel to the California Chapter of the American Planning Association, and is special counsel to the cities of Montclair and Chino.

Prior to joining BB&K, Marco worked as a planner for more than a decade, serving the City of Downey and the County of Los Angeles Department of Regional Planning. He was also selected as a California Executive Fellow with the California Department of Housing and Community Development, where his primary duties consisted of researching and writing housing issue papers, as well as reviewing housing elements.

Marco is a frequent speaker and instructor on land use and planning issues as well as local government ethics. He is admitted to practice law in the State of California.

Education

  • Loyola Law School, J.D.
  • California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, B.A., urban planning 

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