A Modern Take on a Venerable Doctrine: Navigating the Tidelands Trust in California
Donnell Choy, Daniel Connolly, and Eugene Park
Donnell Choy is a Deputy Port Attorney IV at the Port of Oakland where he handles real estate transactions for the seaport and the commercial real estate departments of the Port of Oakland. He also represents the Port of Oakland on numerous matters related to utilities. He has over 30 years of practice as a municipal attorney for the cities of Berkeley, Oakland, and San Francisco.
Daniel Connolly is currently a Deputy Port Attorney IV at the Port of Oakland where he handles labor and employment, CEQA/land use, Public Records Act, ethics and Brown Act matters. Previously, Mr. Connolly was an Assistant City Attorney with the City of Hayward where he also handled labor and employment, general litigation and other public law matters. Prior to the City of Hayward, Mr. Connolly was the Assistant Chief Counsel for the California State Employees Association, SEIU Local 1000 (state employees) in Sacramento.
Eugene Park is a Deputy Port Attorney at the Port of Oakland where he handles real estate, open government, aviation, and employment matters. Previously, he practiced public sector labor and employment law in private practice.