Anne C. Handley Lynch
Anne Lynch brings political experience in land use issues to the Sohagi Law Group. Ms. Lynch is a former Santa Barbara County Planning Commissioner. Prior to serving on the Planning Commission, Ms. Lynch was an active public participant in land use planning and policy, also serving on a General Plan Advisory Committee and leading a local environmental organization. As Vice President of Citizens for Goleta Valley, Ms. Lynch led the organization through litigation and settlement of a major CEQA case and water rights litigation. She focuses on environmental law, including review of environmental impact reports and compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the National Environmental Policy Act ("NEPA").