Richardson | Ober | DeNichilo LLP combines the best in community association legal counsel throughout California.

Richardson | Ober | DeNichilo LLP combines the best in community association legal counsel throughout California.

We Are Your Counsel

We believe that a client cannot be served by an individual so well as by a team. Richardson|Ober|DeNichilo are joining forces to bring together the best in community association counsel in California. Kelly Richardson, Matt Ober and Robert DeNichilo will be partners in the firm, and Dan Nordberg will serve as Of Counsel. Through collaboration we are able to ensure the development of specialized competence. Each of us is strengthened with the judgment of all.

By advancing the best interests of the client through the combined knowledge, experience and values of each team member, our firm delivers the highest level of service and experience for all of our clients.

We establish trusted long-lasting relationships with our clients  by assisting them in tackling today’s most challenging community association and real estate matters.

Industry Focused, Relationship Driven

Each client’s needs are unique. We are committed to providing insightful, quality and timely legal assistance, with attention to every detail and consistency in the result obtained. The combined depth and breadth of our collective experience enables us to provide innovative legal representation and counsel, which reflects the unique goals, objectives, and circumstances of each of our valued clients.

Practice Areas

Continuing Education Opportunities

Providing education to residents living in common interest developments, their boards of directors, and property managers is a passion of ours at Richardson|Ober|DeNichilo. We offer complimentary webinars to help keep you informed on relevant issues. Our online courses also help managers earn the CAM-ICB credit they need to maintain their credentials.

Industry Leaders

Our attorneys are leaders in their field and are regularly invited to contribute articles to major publications, speak at industry events and provide general counsel to industry-related service provides such as real estate brokerages and other organizations who partner with HOAs.

Connected to Our Communities

We are proud members of the Community Association Institute (CAI) and affiliates of the California Association of Community Managers (CACM). Our attorneys and staff take an active role in supporting the outreach efforts of our local chapters.

Assessment Delinquency Collections

R|O|D Collect is our online judicial foreclosure approach to assessment delinquency collections. Our unique program allows clients to monitor their collection matters in real time.

Experience Matters

What sets Richardson|Ober|DeNichilo apart from other law firms is the depth and breadth of experience we bring to the practice of community association law and the proven success rates of our attorneys.

Recent Articles

Come grow with us!

Come grow with us!

Are you the next member of our team? Come grow with us! Post-pandemic enthusiasm and economic growth means we are growing. We’re looking for an Attorney with 4-6 years of experience in community association law to join our practice.

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AB 3182 Signed and the Impact on California Community Associations

AB 3182 Signed and the Impact on California Community Associations

Despite fierce opposition, including over 5,000 constituents personally expressing opposition to the bill, Governor Newsome signed Assembly Bill 3182 into law on September 29, 2020. Under the new law, any provision in a governing document “that prohibits, has the effect of prohibiting, or unreasonably restricts” the rental of any of the separate interests, accessory dwelling units (“ADU”), or junior accessory dwelling units (“JADU”) in a community association is rendered unenforceable.

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Our goal is to recover delinquent assessments and reduce the financial hardship caused by delinquent assessment payments. R|O|D Collect is an innovative, online, attorney-driven assessment recovery program that provides you with real-time status updates of your collection accounts anytime, anywhere.

Memberships & Affiliations

234 E. Colorado Boulevard
Suite 800
Pasadena, CA 91101
Tel: 626.449.5577

4000 Barranca Parkway
suite 250
Irvine, CA 92604
Tel: 949.654.1510

Turner Riverwalk
11801 Pierce Street, 2nd Floor
Riverside, CA 92505
Tel: 951.710.3210