Michael J. Maher

Mickey Maher is a real estate and business lawyer who serves as the managing partner of the firm, and who concentrates on advising clients in:

  • Developing, leasing and investing in shopping centers, office properties and industrial parks
  • Apartment acquisitions and dispositions
  • Acquiring subdivided land for home builders
  • Drafting and negotiating reciprocal easement agreements and covenants, conditions and restrictions for all types of commercial developments
  • Complex title-related issues
  • Real estate finance
  • Structuring and implementing business entities and ventures
  • Representing franchisees in franchise arrangements

He is a member of the State Bar of California’s Real Property, Business Law, Solo and Small Firm, and Law Practice Management sections. He has been a guest lecturer at the Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate and has taught continuing education classes for National Business Institute and The Institute for Paralegal Education.

Mr. Maher currently serves on the Charitable Real Estate Committee of The Foundation of San Diego Zoo Global. In the past he has served on other advisory committees for the Zoological Society of San Diego and is pro bono counsel for the Poway Performing Arts Company. He was also a merit badge counselor for the San Diego Imperial Council of the Boy Scouts of America. The Maher family enjoys hosting exchange students from around the world.

Professional Associations

Hecht Solberg Robinson Goldberg & Bagley LLP
1988 - present

Singer & Crawford

Hahn Loeser & Parks, Cleveland, Ohio

Honorable Thomas D. Lambros United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Law Clerk, 1981-1983

Bar Admissions

California, 1987

Ohio, 1981 (currently inactive)


Syracuse University
Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1981

Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio
Bachelor of Arts, Economics
Summa cum laude, 1978
Omicron Delta Kappa


Selected to the San Diego Super Lawyers list, 2015-2017

Named a Top Attorney in the Real Estate Transactional practice area by The San Diego Daily Transcript, 2015