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Tim R. Plewe
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Tim R. Plewe is a partner in the Lobb & Plewe, Business Counseling and Real Estate Transaction Departments. Mr. Plewe began at Lobb & Plewe as a summer associate in 2001.

In addition to handling all types of business and real estate transactions, Mr. Plewe’s work in the Business Counseling Department includes counseling and representation of clients on employment and intellectual property matters. Mr. Plewe has served as lead counsel for clients involved in many transactions and proceedings, including:

• $8 million sale of company for tax deferred stock in national company prior to IPO.
• 1031 Exchange involving multiple sales and acquisitions in excess of $15 million.
• Representation of numerous employers at Labor Commissioner and Unemployment Appeals Board hearings.
• Development of employee handbooks, employment policies, employment and independent contractor agreements and confidentiality agreements for numerous employers.
• Registration of numerous trademarks, service marks and copyrights on behalf of clients.
• Representation of client in opposition proceeding before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board of the USPTO.
• Obtaining entitlements and creating covenants, conditions and restrictions for an 80,000 square foot light industrial park.
• The representation of a developer at City Council and City Planning meetings to successfully remove developer’s project from a building moratorium.

Mr. Plewe graduated cum laude from Brigham Young University, with a degree in History. He earned his Juris Doctor Degree from UCLA, where he was also an Articles Editor on the Journal of Law and Technology. During law school, Mr. Plewe volunteered with the UCLA Street Law Program and taught classes at Del Ray Continuation High School in Westchester, CA. Mr. Plewe served a church mission in the Dominican Republic and speaks Spanish fluently.

Mr. Plewe is a member of The State Bar of California and its Business Law and Real Property Law sections, as well as the Riverside County Bar Association.

Areas Of Practice

  • Business Law

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California


  • University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. - 2002
  • Brigham Young University
    • B.A. - 1998
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Member, Golden Key International Honor Society
    • Major: History

Published Works

  • "The Development of the Central Valley Project and Its Effects On Growth In California."

Honors and Awards

  • All-American Honors and Winning A National Championship, Saddleback College

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Member
  • State Bar of California, Business Law, Labor and Employment Law, and Real Property Law Sections, Member
  • Riverside County Bar Association, Member


  • Spanish