Meet the City Attorney Staff

Jason Rosenberg, City Attorney
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Jason is the City Attorney for the City of South San Francisco.  Jason is a member of the Public Law Practice Group at Meyers Nave and provides legal counsel to municipalities on matters relating to public contracting, nuisance abatement, code enforcement, government ethics, the Public Records Act, and the Ralph M. Brown Act.  Jason also has experience with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), state and federal water laws, and the Endangered Species Act. 

Lindsay D'Andrea, Assistant City Attorney

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Lindsay serves as an Assistant City Attorney for the City of South San Francisco. She is a member of the Municipal and Specials Districts Law practice group, where she draws on her diverse experience in public law to counsel her clients in all aspects of municipal law.

Prior to joining Meyers Nave in 2014, Lindsay served as a Neighborhood Law Corps Attorney for the City of Oakland. In this role, Lindsay represented the City of Oakland on both active litigation and administrative matters. Her practice focused on a wide-range of areas; including administrative citations, blighted properties, general nuisance abatement, bankruptcy, and others. Also during her tenure with the City of Oakland, Lindsay drafted proposed city ordinances, resolutions and attendant policy reports, as well as developed her knowledge of City Charter and Council rules, the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the Brown Act, and Community Facilities District (CFD) formation.

Lindsay has a long-standing commitment to and passion for public law.  While in law school, she was a summer law clerk for the City o Chicago Department of Law and an extern for the Athens-Clark County Attorney's Office.

 Steve Mattas, Assistant City Attorney
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Steve Mattas is a principal with Meyers, Nave and specializes in land use, environmental, public agency elections and municipal law.  Steve is the Co-Managing Editor of the CEB (Continuing Education of the Bar) Practice Guide, California Land Use Practice (CEB 2006). 

Steve served as the City Attorney for the City of South San Francisco from 1994 to 2015. In addition to serving as an Assistant City Attorney for the City of South San Francisco, Steve presently serves as the City Attorney for Los Altos Hills and Walnut Creek.  He has also served as special counsel to various public agencies, in land use and environmental entitlement processes and litigation. 

Steve has written articles and given presentations on land use law, redevelopment law, public agency compliance with ADA, density bonus regulations and the regulation and amortization of adult businesses.  Steve has participated as a speaker on land use issues before the California State Bar, the League of California Cities, and as part of CEB presentations.  He previously served on the League of California Cities' Housing, Community & Economic Development Committee as the City Attorneys' Department representative