Christine G. Kemp

Christine G. Kemp: Attorney with Noland, Hamerly, Etienne & Hoss A Professional Corporation
Attorney Awards


Ms. Kemp's practice focuses on land use, environmental and water law, securing land use entitlements from governmental permitting agencies, and counseling clients regarding easements, water systems, land sales, California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), Historic Resources and other land use matters.

Finalist, Heisler Moot Court, 1988. Recipient, Corpus Juris Secundum Award, Monterey College of Law, 1986, 1987, 1988; Monterey County Barristers; Monterey County General Plan Refinement Group; Salinas Valley Leadership Group Board of Directors; Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Areas of Practice (107)

  • Civil Litigation
  • Land Use Law
  • Real Estate
  • Adverse Possession
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Common Interest Community Law
  • Community Association Law
  • Condominium Association Law
  • Condominium Conversions
  • Condominium Development
  • Condominium Law
  • Conservation Easements
  • Conveyancing
  • Easements
  • Historic Conservation Easements
  • Homeowners Association Law
  • Land Acquisitions
  • Land Sales
  • Land Trusts
  • Manufactured Housing Law
  • Mixed Use Development
  • Mobile Home Law
  • Planned Unit Development Law
  • Quiet Title
  • Real Estate Acquisitions
  • Real Estate Arbitration
  • Real Estate Contracts
  • Real Estate Development
  • Real Estate Exchanges
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Real Estate Mediation
  • Real Estate Sales
  • Real Estate Settlements
  • Real Estate Tax Appeals
  • Real Estate Title
  • Real Estate Title Insurance
  • Real Property
  • Real Property Acquisitions
  • Real Property Development
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Residential Real Estate Acquisitions
  • Residential Real Estate Development
  • Residential Real Estate Sales
  • Right of Way Easements
  • Waterfront Development
  • Air Quality
  • California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)
  • Coastal Environmental Law
  • Endangered Species
  • Environmental Administrative Law
  • Environmental Arbitration
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Environmental Dispute Resolution
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Environmental Mediation
  • Environmental Real Estate
  • Environmental Regulation
  • Habitat Conservation
  • National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
  • Pesticide Regulation
  • Property Remediation
  • Protected Species
  • Water Quality
  • Wetlands Protection
  • Wetlands Regulation
  • Administrative Adjudications
  • Administrative Hearings and Appeals
  • Public Law
  • Administrative Agency Practice
  • County Government Law
  • Government Ethics
  • Local Government Law
  • Housing Development
  • Conservation Law
  • Marine Resources
  • Mineral Leasing
  • Public Land Law
  • Riparian Rights
  • Water Law
  • Water Rights
  • Civil Liability
  • Building and Public Safety Codes
  • Environmental Land Use
  • Historic Preservation
  • Land Conservation
  • Land Development
  • Land Entitlement
  • Land Use
  • Land Use Litigation
  • Land Use Permitting
  • Land Use Regulation
  • Rezoning
  • Special Districts
  • Subdivisions
  • Water Districts
  • Zoning Law
  • Zoning Variances
  • Zoning, Planning and Land Use
  • Winery Law
  • Civil Appeals
  • Civil Rights Section 1983
  • Fifth Amendment Law
  • Inverse Condemnation
  • Property Rights
  • Land Annexation
  • Condemnation
  • Water Utilities

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
831-424-1414  Phone
831-424-1975  Fax
University Attended:
University of California at Santa Cruz, B.A., with honors, 1973; Monterey Institute of International Studies, California Teaching Credential, 1974
Law School Attended:
Monterey College of Law, J.D., 1988
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1988, California
Monterey County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California; Monterey County Women Lawyers Association: Monterey Business Council Executive Committee.
Birth Information:
Ukiah, CA
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.4/5.0 (11 reviews)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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  • 4.2/5.0 Rated by a Other Law Firm Position on 10/15/13 in Land Use

    Christine is a very competent lawyer, ethical and reliable.

    Christine is a very competent lawyer, ethical and reliable. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 10/18/13 in Civil Litigation

    Ms. Kemp is a seasoned litigator and attorney, practicing in the areas of land use and related property litigation. She is capable of handling complex cases and maintains high ethical and professional standards. I have worked with her directly on a... Read more

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    Ms. Kemp is a seasoned litigator and attorney, practicing in the areas of land use and related property litigation. She is capable of handling complex cases and maintains high ethical and professional standards. I have worked with her directly on appellate matters and consulted on litigation matters and in my view she meets the highest standards, as set forth above. Read less

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