Welcome!  Sara is a Mexican-American architect, attorney, professor, and policymaker who works to create and preserve great places.  Her expertise lies in the areas of property, land use, historic preservation, and energy. 

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AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Property:  eminent domain, takings, adverse possession, landlord-tenant rights, easements, covenants, title (ownership) disputes. 
  • Land Use:  planning and zoning.
  • Historic Preservation:  landmarks, historic districts, the National Register, tax credits, preservation/conservation easements.
  • Energy:  renewable energy, shared solar, special districts, solar zoning, solar rights.