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TERENCE BOGAShareholderLos Angeles







Terence Boga is a shareholder in the Public Law Department. Mr. Boga serves as General Counsel for the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority, as City Attorney for the City of Westlake Village, and as Deputy City Attorney for the City of Brea. He previously has served as General Counsel for the Antelope Valley Transit Authority; as Assistant City Attorney and Planning Commission Counsel for the Cities of Barstow, Carson, Norwalk, and Seal Beach; and as Civil Service Commission Counsel for the City of Torrance.

Mr. Boga has provided transactional advice on the entitlement and development of a number of multi-million dollar, high-profile projects in Southern California. These include a regional intermodal transportation center and a replacement passenger terminal at the Hollywood Burbank Airport, as well as a 19-acre community park in Westlake Village.

Mr. Boga has been appointed to leadership positions in numerous organizations that promote public agency interests. Currently, he is a Regional Vice President of the International Municipal Lawyers Association. He is a Past Chair of the Executive Committee of the Public Law Section of the State Bar of California. During his four-year term on the Executive Committee, he was editor of the Section's Public Law Journal and he conceived, obtained grant funding for, and was editor-in-chief of the Section's consumer pamphlet: How Government Works: An Introduction to Local and Regional Public Agencies in California. Additionally, he has served on the League of California Cities' Transportation, Communication, and Public Works Policy Committee, as well as the FPPC Committee of the League's City Attorneys Department.

Mr. Boga is a renowned commentator on airport law and municipal law matters. He has been published in more than a dozen periodicals including The Air & Space Lawyer, Communications Lawyer, Municipal Lawyer, and Western City. He is a former author and reviewer for the Municipal Law Handbook published by the League of California Cities. He was a consultant on the two-volume California Land Use Practice (1st Ed.) treatise published by the Continuing Education of the Bar.


A.B., cum laude, Princeton University, 1991
J.D., Harvard Law School, 1994

Practice Areas

Airport Law
Constitutional Law
Land Use Law
Municipal and Public Agency Law