Paul E. Robinson

Paul E. Robinson, Partner
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Land Use Planning
& Entitlement

University of San Diego
Juris Doctor, 1973

San Diego State University
Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration, 1970

California Bar, 1973

Paul E. Robinson

Paul Robinson practices in land use, environmental and governmental law. This representation includes negotiation with and appearance before all public agencies having land use jurisdiction within the San Diego County region, including federal, state and local agencies. Mr. Robinson has provided expert testimony in numerous Superior Court actions involving land use, planning and zoning issues.

Mr. Robinson has been appointed to the Board of the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority by Governor Schwarzenegger and reappointed by the County Board of Supervisors, has been appointed Chair of the Mission Bay Park Committee and the Mission Bay Park Improvement Fund Oversight Committee by Mayor Sanders and the San Diego City Council.

Mr. Robinson is a member of the Real Property and Public Law Sections of the California State Bar, Real Estate and Land Use Sections of the San Diego County Bar Association, Lambda Alpha International, National Association of Home Builders Legal Action Network, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, Citizens for Century Three, Partners for Livable Places/San Diego, the San Diego State University President’s Council, University of San Diego School of Law Board of Visitors, the Downtown Parking Management Group, and the Steering Committee for the Update of the Centre City Community Plan.  He is active in the Downtown San Diego Partnership, the San Diego Chamber of Commerce, the San Diego County Taxpayer’s Association, the Lincoln Club of San Diego County, the San Diego Economic Development Corporation and he has represented the Regional Chamber of Commerce on the Airport Land Use Compatibility Plan Technical Advisory Group.

Mr. Robinson, in late 2012, was named by the readers of the San Diego Daily Transcript as one of San Diego’s most influential business leaders and  has been chosen by his peers to be listed in the 2007 - 2013 Best Lawyers in America publication.

Professional Associations
Hecht Solberg Robinson Goldberg & Bagley LLP
1980 - present

Mayor Pete Wilson, The City of San Diego
1978 - 1980, Assistant to the Mayor for Program and Policy Development

The City of San Diego
1973 - 1978, Deputy City Attorney