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An honors graduate of Tulane Law School, Nelson Goodell's practice focuses on real estate disputes. Having testified before the California Legislature regarding proposed legislation designed to provide more protections to Californians in the foreclosure process, Mr. Goodell has been at the forefront of the legal issues arising from the financial crisis of the late 2000's. Mr. Goodell has assisted his clients in obtaining millions of dollars in value through settlements, court-awarded fees and judgments, and mortgage payment reductions. While primarily focusing on the San Francisco Bay Area, Mr. Goodell has litigated cases from Humboldt County to Los Angeles, and frequently travels throughout the United States to depose employees of banks and mortgage servicers. Besides mortgage litigation, Mr. Goodell also regularly litigates title and insurance disputes, landlord-tenant matters, and a vast array of other real property issues. Mr. Goodell has tried cases in front of judges and juries, and has had success at both the trial and appellate level.