Jake Harle, Katie Janics and Karen Kannen each have over 20 years of experience assisting numerous southern California common interest developments as general and litigation counsel. With their associate, Michael Fettig, they are bringing their expertise to Berding|Weil and its first southern California office. Joining the great attorneys and resources of Berding|Weil with the experienced counsel of Harle, Janics & Kannen, we are busy creating the largest, most experienced community association law firm in California.
Harle, Janics, & Kannen has been a leader in providing client-focused legal services to community associations throughout Southern California. With large law firm experience and a strong entrepreneurial spirit, Jake Harle, Katie Janics and Karen Kannen created the firm in 1995 offering superior quality legal solutions in community association law.
Jake, Katie and Karen will continue to specialize in the often complex and intricate matters confronting community associations and their representatives today. Their past experience representing homebuilders for the creation and establishment of community associations gives them a distinct perspective and deeper understanding of association needs. Their clients range from small to large developments, luxury high rise mixed use developments, large master planned communities, attached and standalone condominiums, and commercial and industrial developments.
They are known for their knowledge, reliability and integrity in legal advice. They provide legal counseling, prepare succinct and defined agreements and opinions, and provide litigation services and educational programs for their clients.
Berding|Weil will provide its clients responsiveness and clear communication, we emphasize building and maintaining strong client relationships and partnerships based on mutual trust and confidence. The attorneys and staff pride themselves on treating every client with a high degree of personalized attention and care.
One of Berding|Weil's primary objectives is helping community associations achieve their goals in a timely and cost-effective manner. We pride ourselves on our long term client relationships developed through our accessibility and responsive communications.
Our attorneys have expertise in virtually every aspect of legal services that impact community associations. We also provide updated and informative programs, workshops and seminars for the smooth running of your association.