Beth C. Tenney is an associate in the Litigation Group at Steefel, Levitt & Weiss.
Ms. Tenney's practice focuses on real property and land use, civil and administrative litigation.
Ms. Tenney received her B.A. from the University of Illinois in 1980, her M.A. from the University of Wisonsin-Madison in 1988, and her J.D. from Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California at Berkeley in 1998.
Ms. Tenney is a member of the State Bar of California.
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