Mr. Blake is a former investigator with the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. He understands what the state is looking for when scrutinizing your business. His insight into state bureaucracy helps your business overcome uncertainty brought on by requirements in compliance and regulation.
He is experienced and is the senior partner at Blake & Ayaz. During Mr. Blake’s employment at the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control, he gained a tremendous amount of experience serving as an investigator, supervising investigator and later filling the position of a department attorney. Mr. Blake has over 47 years of knowledge of the expectations of ABC, especially when organizations are facing disciplinary actions. In addition, the firm has extensive experience in the hospitality and small business sectors that are unmatched by other law firms.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Alcohol Beverage Compliance
Conditional Use Permits
Employment And Labor Advice
Land Use Entitlements
Liquor Licensing, Transfers And Acquisitions
50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation