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Mark A. Spiegler

Washington University

 (L.L.M. in Taxation, 1975)

Creighton University

 (J.D., 1974)

University of Oklahoma (1970-1971)

University of Minnesota (1967-1969)


Get to know Mark

Initially trained as a tax lawyer Mark began his career working in the real estate tax area. Through the years Mark has been extensively involved in all aspects of real estate transactions as well as the representation of numerous companies in their business operations including entity formation and tax planning.
Mark has been a member of the Statewide Bar Commission on Judicial appointments as well as having lectured on tax and real estate for the California State Bar.  He has been recognized as one of the top ten real estate transactional attorneys in San Diego County on four separate occasions by the San Diego Daily Transcript. 
Mark is rated AV by Martindale Hubbell which is the most cited legal authority.  A rating of AV is achieved by only 10% of attorneys.  Mark has also been selected for inclusion into “Best Lawyers in America” in Real Estate Law, a large peer-reviewed legal guide recognizing only 5% of all practicing attorneys in the United States.
In his spare time, Mark enjoys family activities, reading, travel, and pickleball.

Charles E. Jagolinzer

University of Connecticut School of Law

 (J.D., Certification in Tax Studies, 2003)

Brandeis University

 (B.A. with honors in American Studies, 2000)


Get to know Charles

With over two decades of experience as a transactional real estate and business attorney, Charles brings a broad range of expertise in corporate and real estate matters. His practice includes assisting clients with business formations, contracts, and operational issues, as well as handling acquisitions, sales, leasing, and financing of real estate projects. Having served as a Deputy City Attorney for the City of San Diego, Charles is well-versed in municipal law and redevelopment. As a pragmatic and collaborative attorney, he strives to understand his clients' business objectives and provide them with the legal guidance necessary to achieve their strategic goals. In his spare time, Charles enjoys learning about emerging technology, traveling, the beach, and spending family time with his wife, Rachelle, and their two sons.

Charles is rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell which is the most cited legal rating authority. A rating of AV is achieved by only 10% of attorneys.

Deborah Resnicov

University of San Diego School of Law

 (J.D., 2010)

University of San Diego

 (B.A. in Political Science with minors in
  Business Admin & Media Communications


Get to know Deborah

Deborah practices primarily in the areas of business, corporate and real property transactions. Her experience includes representing clients in commercial real estate purchase and sales, commercial leasing, financing, and formation and maintenance of business entities. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son, and exploring new places near and far with family and friends. Deborah is a native Spanish speaker.

Robin F. Lake

University of San Diego School of Law

 (J.D., Cum Laude, 1978)

University of Washington

 (B.A. in Business Administration, 1978)


Get to know Robin

With over 25 years of legal experience, Robin focuses her practice on corporate and transactional law, including entity formation and commercial real estate law. She represents both entities and individuals in various matters including business planning for corporations and limited liability companies, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, real estate purchase and sale transactions, and commercial leasing. Prior to joining Spiegler Jagolinzer, APC,  Robin worked for both small and large law firms, including eight years at international law firm Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton, LLP. In her spare time, Robin enjoys exploring and hiking in Big Bear with her family.    

Phillip L. Ginsburg

University of San Diego

 (J.D., Magna Cum Laude, 1976)

University of California, Los Angeles

 (B.A., Magna Cum Laude, 1973)

University of California, Irvine


One of the firm's founding shareholders, Phillip L. Ginsburg retired from the practice of law as of September 6, 2017.

Joseph J. Fisch

Columbia University

 (L.L.B 1955)

Brooklyn College

 (B.A. 1952)


One of the firm's founding shareholders, Joesph J. Fisch retired from the practice of law as of December 31, 2012.

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