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.

Since August 2016, Ms. Houston has been serving as the Interim City Attorney for the City of Merced. She has been serving as the Assistant City Attorney for Gilroy for 20 years. She also served as the City Attorney for Los Altos for 13 years and 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.