Alameda County Health Emergency Lifted, County Eviction Moratorium to End in 60 Days

On February 28, 2022, the Alameda County Health Emergency will be lifted. The Alameda County Health Emergency, declared on March 16, 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, had been extended several times as the pandemic raged on. The Alameda County eviction moratorium announced on August 27, 2020, is also set to end in 60 days.

Although the Alameda County eviction moratorium is slated to end in 60 days, Landlords should be aware of eviction moratoria that currently exist or have been expanded in various cities such as Oakland, San Leandro, and Berkeley.

A copy of the Alameda County Order lifting the County Health Emergency can be found online at:

NOTE: This article is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. For legal advice please contact an experienced attorney. For more information contact the PKS Law Group, P.C. by visiting or email



Attorney Sean Lukins Joins the PKS Law Group, P.C.

The PKS Law Group, P.C. is thrilled to announce that Sean Lukins has joined our legal team! Sean earned his Juris Doctor from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, where he excelled as Senior Editor for Hastings’ Science and Technology Law Journal and received awards as an oral advocate in Moot Court. He also holds an undergraduate degree with honors in the English major from Saint Mary’s College of California.

After being admitted to the California State Bar in 2016, Sean represented a wide range of clients, including California cities, counties, public agencies, self-insured employers, and insurance companies. His experience includes claims investigations, legal research and legislation analysis, preparing trial strategies and appeals, and global settlements of complex matters.

Sean’s practice currently focuses on landlord/tenant disputes, fair housing, real estate transaction, and business matters. He is passionate about helping his clients navigate complex legal issues and achieve their desired outcomes.
With his exceptional legal skills and passion for helping clients, we’re confident that Sean will be a valuable addition to our legal team!

Attorney Chanler Sparler Joins the PKS Law Group, P.C.

The PKS Law Group,  P.C. is  proud to announce the addition of attorney Chanler Sparler to our legal team. Chanler brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our firm, having worked in various areas of law throughout his career.
Chanler graduated from UC Berkeley with a BA in Economics and a minor in History during the Janet Yellen (“Quant”) years. He later attended and graduated from the University of Santa Clara Law School, where he obtained his Juris Doctor degree. Chanler is admitted to several Federal Districts and has passed the California, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey bar exams.
Throughout his career, Chanler has worked with San Francisco Trust & Estates attorneys, large bi-coastal firms, and even with a Ford Motor Company wholly-owned subsidiary, First Nationwide Bank. Chanler also worked with Oracle Corporation in their Litigation, Trademark, and Copyright department during the first dot-com crash.
Chanler has managed his own apartment building in the San Francisco Castro District for over 20 years, which has given him firsthand knowledge of the problems faced by owners and property managers. We are excited to have Chanler as a member of our team and look forward to the expertise and value he will bring to our clients!