Ms. Houston practices in the areas of land use and public law with an emphasis on municipal law.  She joined Berliner Cohen in 1998. Ms. Houston represents private land use clients in a wide variety of land use and regulatory approvals.

Ms. Houston is currently the City Attorney for the City of Los Altos, the Assistant City Attorney for Gilroy, and Interim City Attorney for Merced. She also served as District Counsel for the Sanitary District No. 1 of Marin County for four years, and was formerly the Deputy City Attorney for the City of Santa Clara.