Governance & Leadership

Experienced guidance and counsel for public agencies

Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost attorneys have extensive experience in providing advice, formal legal opinions, and litigation services regarding public meetings law (the Brown Act), the Public Records Act, and conflict of interest issues. F3 brings a wealth of experience in understanding the day-to-day governance and ethical issues that arise for school districts.

We also provide comprehensive training for school district leadership teams, including board members and superintendents. This includes leadership development, shared governance, parliamentary procedure, team building, and appropriate roles of board members, board president, superintendent, and administration.

Our Governance & Leadership team can assist in matters that include:

  • Brown Act, open meeting laws, and boardsmanship
  • CA Public Records Act compliance
  • Ethics and conflicts of interest
  • Elections and Political Issues


Meet F3’s Governance & Leadership Co-chairs

L. Carlos Villegas, Co-chair
Matthew C. Vance, Co-chair

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