The attorneys at Prentice, Long and Epperson are seasoned, experienced and successful litigators.  The firm practices in all courts of the state of California and the Federal District Courts, Ninth  Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.  The firm is capable of and routinely handles such diverse litigation matters as contract disputes, employment discrimination, land use issues and writ defense for public agencies.  The firm also practices extensively within the administrative agencies of California.  These include the State Personnel Board, Public Employment Relations Board, Labor Commission and all matters assigned to a state administrative law judge.  Prentice, Long & Epperson also has a distinct advantage in matters involving municipal agencies in that we as municipal attorneys have an oversight role with outside counsel.  This allows us to observe the practice of a wide range of counsel and learn from their successes and mistakes.  We understand the public agency from an inside vantage point and bring that expertise to public agency litigation.  Prentice, Long & Epperson will handle your litigation with skill, knowledge and a full understanding of how litigation effects the litigants.