Mr. Minasian attended Stanford University (B.A., 1964) and Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California (J.D., 1967). He has been a practicing member of the State Bar of California since 1967. Mr. Minasian’s practice areas include: Water resources, water law, water rights, agricultural law, general counsel – public agency, water-related litigation, California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and Endangered Species Act (ESA), construction disputes and contractual disputes.