Vanessa S. Legbandt

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Vanessa S. Legbandt is a shareholder in Stradling's Public Law practice group, specializing in public finance, affordable housing and economic development, including public private partnerships.

Vanessa has worked as an attorney in the Public Law department since January 2006 and has been a shareholder since January 2015. Vanessa initially focused on representing redevelopment agencies in connection with affordable housing and economic development projects.


  • University of San Diego, J.D., 2005, magna cum laude; Order of the Coif, executive editor, San Diego Law Review, senior executive editor, Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues
  • University of California, Santa Cruz, B.A., psychology, 2000, honors in the major

Memberships & Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • California