Firm Background

About UsTafoya & Garcia LLP is a minority-owned law firm that provides the full range of legal representation to clients in the areas of municipal law, public agency law, water law, labor law, employment law and business law. We are trial attorneys and litigators with more than seventeen years experience in state and federal courts, before administrative agencies and in private arbitrations and mediations.

We also provide counseling in all aspects of labor and employment law. Our experience in handling every kind of workplace occurrence and employment issue gives us the skill and expertise to provide premier legal services to all types of businesses and clients in a truly cost-effective manner.

Founded in 2008 by David Augustus Garcia and Robert Manuel Nacionales Tafoya, TAFOYA & GARCIA is a unique law firm with several lawyers who specialize in municipal law along with a specialized expertise in trial and litigation matters. Tafoya & Garcia lawyers performed legal services in high stakes litigation for government entities, politicians and Fortune 500 Companies. TAFOYA & GARCIA seeks to maximize efficiency of service with superior results.

Robert Tafoya and David Garcia are both former "big firm" lawyers who previously practiced at the most prestigious Los Angeles law firms. In addition, Mr. Tafoya and Mr. Garcia represented government entities and Fortune 500 companies, including, Ford Motor Company, Water Replenishment District, Starbucks, Sanyo and many other high profile clients.

Mr. Tafoya and Mr. Garcia both graduated from top ten law schools. Mr. Garcia graduated from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall). Mr. Tafoya graduated from the University of Michigan Law School.

Mission Statement

Our Firm's mission is to provide the highest level of legal services at a fair and reasonable price to its clients.

Services Provided


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General Counsel Services