Court-Appointed Partition Referee: San Francisco
Since 2001, Kevin Singer has served as a partition referee in San Francisco, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Orange County, Riverside, San Diego, Ventura, and Santa Barbara. When serving as a partition referee, Mr. Singer acts on behalf of the courts, to partition the property that is the center of the action. Mr. Singer is often appointed and fulfills the court’s orders given to him by the presiding judge. When appointed to any matter as a partition referee, Mr. Singer is responsible for the partition of real or personal property.
Responsibilities of a Partition Referee in San Francisco, California
In San Francisco (as well as all of California), Kevin Singer may be appointed as partition referee by a judge to partition real or personal property by sale or division. Parties to the partition action may include family members, partnerships, or spouses.
The presiding judge in the action has sole discretion to appoint Mr. Singer as the partition referee. After he is appointed, Mr. Singer acts as a neutral third party whose primary function is to carry out the orders of the court as determined by the judge as they pertain to the partition action.
In order for Mr. Singer to be appointed by the the judge, the judge must interpret the Code of Civil Procedure and decide if the case warrants the appointment of Mr. Singer as partition referee over the action. As interpreted in CCP 873.010 (a), “The court shall appoint a referee to divide or sell the property as ordered by the court.” It continues: CCP 873.210 which allows that Mr. Singer be “appointed through an interlocutory judgment.” And according to CCP 873.060, Mr. Singer may be appointed as partition referee by the judge to “perform any acts necessary to exercise the authority conferred by this title or by order of this court.”
Once appointed, Mr. Singer, on behalf of the presiding judge and the court may :
- Sign most documents including but not limited to: closing paperwork, deeds, listing agreement, and purchase contracts.
- Hire most personnel including: Attorney(s) and Real Estate Agent(s).
Once Mr. Singer has been appointed partition referee, he becomes responsible for all processes in the partition of the property and any other court-ordered duties.
Contact Kevin Singer
If you’re seeking a successful outcome to a partition action, an experienced partition referee is the best way to go. It’s a good idea to have your legal counsel request that the presiding judge appoint Kevin Singer as the partition referee to your matter.
With more than twenty-two years of experience as a court appointed partition referee, Mr. Singer has a thorough understanding of real estate and personal property, the court system, and the partition process. He has developed professional relationships that enable him to engage people with the right skills, knowledge, and experience to help facilitate the partition process and ensure that the highest price is obtained.
Mr. Singer and the professionals at Receivership Specialists handle cases in San Francisco, California from their office location listed below:
Receivership Specialists, San Francisco, California
1 Sansome Street
San Francisco, California 94104
Phone: (415) 590-4823
Fax: (415) 946-8837
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