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January 11, 2017

J. David Breemer

David (Dave) Breemer developed a passion for liberty while reading classics such as John Locke's Two Treatises of Government and Thomas Paine's The Rights of Man, as he pursued a Master's Degree in American Political Theory at University of California, Davis. During this time, Dave began to believe that individual freedom and choice is a ...

January 10, 2017

Anthony L. Francois

Tony Francois is an attorney in PLF's Sacramento office, and has litigated cases around the country defending Americans' property rights from land use and environmental restrictions. He is a member of the California State Bar and also practices before several federal trial and appellate courts and the Supreme Court of the United States. Since gradu ...

January 08, 2017

Brian T. Hodges

Brian Hodges is a Senior Attorney at PLF's Pacific Northwest office in Bellevue, Washington. Brian focuses his practice on defending of the right of individuals to make reasonable use of their property, free of unnecessary and oppressive regulations. In 2013, Brian second-chaired Koontz v. St. Johns River Water Management District before the U.S. S ...

January 06, 2017

Meriem L. Hubbard

Meriem Hubbard has been an attorney at Pacific Legal Foundation since January 2000.  She litigates cases involving property rights, public finance issues, and preferences in government hiring, contracting, and education. Meriem's interest in constitutional law was the reason she went to law school.   She has kept this focus throughout her career ...

January 05, 2017

Deborah J. La Fetra

Debbie grew up in an economically-striving lower-middle class family and was the first to get a college degree. Watching and learning from her exceptionally hard-working father, and with the support of the rest of her family, Debbie pushed herself in school and started working as soon as she was able – she's been paying taxes ...

January 04, 2017

Mark Miller

Mark Miller is a PLF Senior Attorney and manages PLF's Florida office in Palm Beach Gardens. Mark’s work on behalf of property rights, the First Amendment, and our other constitutional rights has been featured by CBS This Morning, Fox & Friends, and The View, and covered in the pages of The Wall Street Journal and on ...

January 03, 2017

Larry G. Salzman

Larry Salzman is a Senior Attorney litigating cases involving property rights and economic liberty. He is also an adjunct clinical professor at Chapman University's Fowler School of Law, in Orange County, Calif., where PLF's Liberty Clinic project sponsors a trial litigation program for students. He was previously an attorney at the Institute for J ...

January 02, 2017

Damien M. Schiff

Currently a Senior Attorney at Pacific Legal Foundation, Damien joined PLF in 2005.  His practice has focused on federal and state environmental and land-use issues.  Damien was counsel of record in Sackett v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, a groundbreaking decision in which the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the right of landowners to challeng ...

January 01, 2017

Joshua P. Thompson

Joshua Thompson joined Pacific Legal Foundation in August 2007. He primarily litigates cases involving equality under the law, economic liberty, school choice, and coastal land rights. Joshua was raised in a small northern Wisconsin town known as the Home of the Hodag. While in high school, he was a Rotary Exchange Student in Germany. He ...