Rossmann and Moore, LLP

Surface Water

Rossmann and Moore is one of California’s leading water law firms. Our attorneys have provided leadership and advocacy addressing some of the most prominent water resource disputes in the western United States, including controversies over the operation of state and federal water projects and management of the Colorado River, the Sacramento/San Joaquin Bay-Delta, and other major river systems. We represent government, private, and non-profit clients in negotiations, administrative review and litigation addressing surface water issues, including water allocation, water supply reliability, water transfers, water quality, environmental protection and restoration, public trust responsibilities, and hydroelectric project management. Following our successful advocacy in the landmark Monterey Amendments litigation, our firm has worked at the forefront of efforts to better integrate water supply and land use planning. We also represent clients interested in developing and enforcing water supply legislation.