For over 25 years, Mr. Barbosa has provided advice and litigation services to municipalities, public agencies, and corporate entities. He specializes in planning and zoning issues, environmental compliance, personnel matters, civil rights, municipal franchising, election law, government regulation, and development entitlements. More recently, he has provided counsel to water resource and environmental remediation enterprises, as well as to high tech start-up ventures.
Mr. Barbosa serves on the judiciary committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and is actively involved in the Governmental Law, Environmental Law, and Real Property Sections. He is also actively involved in the California Bar Association’s Public Law Section and the Executive Committee. He is a member of the International Municipal Lawyers Association, the City Attorney’s Association of Los Angeles County, the Mexican-American Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. He is a member of the board of directors of Three Valleys Municipal Water District and the Metropolitan Water District.