Fenton & Keller is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2021

Kenneth Kleinkopf & Alex Lorca

have become Shareholders and Directors of the Firm.


3/4 length portrait of Kenneth S. Kleinkopf

Kenneth’s practice focuses on estate planning, business, taxation
and real estate. Kenneth is certified by the State Bar of California
Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in estate planning,
trust and probate law. In addition to his estate planning practice,
Kenneth assists clients with forming entities, structuring business
and real estate transactions, as well as business succession
planning to ensure family businesses are continued through
generations. Kenneth handles probate and trust administrations
and represents clients in probate and trust dispute matters that
require court intervention. Kenneth also assists his clients with
sophisticated tax planning and represents clients with business,
income and property tax controversies. A Carmel native, Kenneth
enjoys working with individuals, families, and businesses in the
community in which he grew up.

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3/4 length portrait of Alex LorcaAlex’s practice focuses on land use law and public agency law. In
his land use practice, Alex regularly advises clients on matters
related to water law, planning and zoning law, general and
specific plans, use permits, variances, nonconforming uses,
easements, exactions, viewsheds, property boundary disputes, the
California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the California
Coastal Act, and the Davis-Stirling Common Interest
Development Act. Throughout his career, Alex has represented
local cities and special districts, and currently serves as the City
Attorney for the City of Del Rey Oaks. In his public agency
practice, Alex regularly provides advice to elected officials,
appointed officials, and staff on a wide range of matters including
ethics, the Brown Act, and Public Records Act. Alex is a native
of the Monterey Peninsula.

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For over sixty-five years, the attorneys of Fenton & Keller have been meeting the changing legal needs of clients throughout the Monterey Bay region
and beyond. Fenton & Keller is committed to providing high-quality, practical, innovative, and cost-effective legal services.