Raymond M. Yetka

Raymond M. Yetka joined the firm in the Fall of 2015 as a litigation associate and has been practicing law since 2012.  Prior to joining Utrecht & Lenvin, Ray worked with firms in San Francisco and the East Bay, practicing real property, immigration, and employment litigation.

His main focus and emphasis is in real estate matters, particularly landlord and tenant cases subject to the San Francisco Rent Ordinance.  His area of expertise includes the following:

  • Evictions for tenant fault.
  • No-fault evictions pursuant to owner-move-in, relative-move-in, and the Ellis Act.

Ray has represented landlords in hearings before the Rent Board, Planning Department, and Superior Court.

Mr. Yetka received his JD from the University of San Francisco School of Law in 2012, where he was a staff member of the USF Law Review and earned a CALI award for excellence in Legal Research Writing & Analysis.  His Pro Bono experience includes working as U-Visa Attorney for Bay Area Legal Aid and immigration Clinic Attorney at La Raza Centro Legal. He also has Low-Bono Experience as a Criminal Conflict Attorney for Contra Costa County.