Rahul advises local governments on issues related to land use planning, development, water and environment, procurements and contracts. Prior to his legal career, Rahul practised for nearly 15 years as a civil engineer and hydrologist in British Columbia and California, during which he assisted local governments with navigating public infrastructure projects through financing, planning, procurement, and construction.
Rahul earned his J.D. (with great distinction) from the McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento, California. He was recipient of the Anthony M. Kennedy Fellowship in all years of law school and earned several other academic awards. Rahul is a member of the California bar, a licensed Professional Engineer in British Columbia and California, and a certified Professional Hydrologist. He currently serves on the Board of Registration of the American Institute of Hydrology.