Timothy J. Tatro Esq.

Timothy TatroTim has been representing homeowners and residents of mobilehome parks for more than a decade. His expertise includes cases involving park closure and relocation requirements, cases where the park owner has failed to properly maintain the park, and cases involving abusive management practices. Tim has a successful trial record with these cases and has even gotten a large mobilehome park case certified as a class action. An accomplished public speaker, Tim is frequently asked to make presentations at homeowners association meetings, board meetings and public agency hearings related to mobilehome park issues. With years of experience litigating cases under the California Mobilehome Residency Law, Tim prides himself on preparation, efficiency, and solid results.

Litigation Percentage
100% of practice devoted to litigation.

Bar Admissions
California, 1994

University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California, USA 1994 J.D.

University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, United States of America 1989
Major — Journalism/Literature

Representative Mobilehome Park Cases
De Anza Cove HOA, et al. v. City of San Diego (pending) (multiple violations of mobilehome residency law by city of San Diego when it attempted to close mobilehome park without providing legally required relocation benefits)

Abbit v. City of San Diego et al. (2010) ($3.6 million — failure to maintain mobilehome park case with management abuses against residents)

Honors And Awards
Top Attorneys Nominee — San Diego Daily Transcript, 2011

Trial Lawyers Care — American Trial Lawyers Organization, 2003

Editorial Board Comments Editor — University of San Diego School of Law, Law Review, 1994

Professional Associations And Memberships
Consumer Attorneys of San Diego, 1999-Present

Poker Players Alliance, Member, 2011-Present

San Diego County Bar, Member, 1995-Present

State Bar of California, Attorney Member, 1994-Present

Hon. J. Clifford Wallace American Inn of Court, Barrister, 2005-2007

Past Employment Positions

Thorsnes Bartolotta & McGuire, Associate Attorney 1999-2003

Belsky & Associates, Associate Attorney, 1995-1999

California Court of Appeals, 4th District Division One, Judicial Intern 1994

Bonne Bridges Mueller O'Keefe & Nichols, Summer Associate 1993

Hunewille Guest Ranch, Irrigation Specialist, 1987-1991

Contact Detail
We can be reached online or by telephone at 858-244-6584.