University of Southern California Gould School of Law, J.D., 2017
California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, B.A., Cum Laude, 2013
California State Bar
Santa Barbara County Bar Association
Santa Barbara Barristers
Cody Sargeant joined Mullen & Henzell in 2019 as an associate in the Business and Real Estate group. His practice focuses on land use and real estate matters. Cody assists developers, businesses, property owners and other private parties in all stages of development including due diligence, acquisition, entitlement and construction. He also advises clients on several state and federal land use and environmental laws, including the California Environmental Quality Act, the California Coastal Act, the Subdivision Map Act, the California Public Records Act and other state and local development regulations. Cody has worked on a variety of complex housing, mixed-use development and commercial projects throughout California.
While earning his law degree from the University of Southern California, Cody served as Senior Submissions Editor for the Southern California Law Review and published an article on territorial citizenship and equal protection. Cody also worked as a judicial extern to the Honorable Sandra S. Ikuta of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
In his free time, Cody enjoys rock climbing, hiking, surfing and playing music.