On October 29, 2013, Venable announced the addition of Geoff Etnire
as of counsel to the firm’s Real Estate Group in the newly opened San Francisco office. For more than 25 years, Etnire has represented developers, landowners, and investors in the acquisition, sale, and leasing of real estate, with a particular emphasis on guiding clients through the process of obtaining government approvals. Widely-recognized as an experienced project advocate, Etnire has resolved environmental, subdivision, and development issues throughout California. He has been particularly successful in obtaining CEQA and environmental approvals for development projects. U.S. News & World Report
noted Geoff Etnire’s move to Venable in a December 31, 2013 article.