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Press, Corporate, Entertainment & Media, Litigation, Real Estate

Sklar Kirsh Recognized Among the Daily Journal’s “Top Boutiques”

Sklar Kirsh was recognized by the Daily Journal as one of California’s “Top Boutique” law firms of 2018, a distinction received by only 20 firms throughout the state. This is the second time the firm has been listed as a Top Boutique.

Press, Corporate, Entertainment & Media, Real Estate

Andrew Kirsh and Michael Rosner Recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal as Leaders in Law for 2018

Andrew Kirsh and Michael Rosner were considered for Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2018 Leaders in the Law Awards, which recognizes exceptional Los Angeles attorneys and firms. Kirsh was named a finalist in the Real Estate category, and Rosner was nominated in the Entertainment category.

Press, Real Estate

Peter Fischer Speaking at Intelligent Investors Real Estate Conference 2018

Peter Fischer, a partner in the Real Estate department, will be speaking at the Intelligent Investors Real Estate Conference 2018. His speech will touch on a variety of topics, including real estate syndication. The conference will take place Saturday, November 10 through Sunday, November 11 at the Marina del Rey Marriott located at 4100 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292.

Press, Acquisitions & Dispositions, Real Estate

Andrew Kirsh Featured in Los Angeles Daily Journal Dealmakers

Andrew Kirsh was featured in the Los Angeles Daily Journal “Dealmakers” in connection with his representation of Vista Investment Group and its acquisition of Media Park – a 101,369 square foot office complex located in Santa Monica, California.

Press, Corporate, Real Estate

Two Sklar Kirsh attorneys have been named to the Super Lawyers® Rising Stars List for their exceptional performance and peer recognition.

Two Sklar Kirsh attorneys have been named to the Super Lawyers® Rising Stars List for their exceptional performance and peer recognition.

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Recent Deals

Acquisitions & Dispositions, Recent Deals, Real Estate

Benedict Canyon Equities, Inc. / Avante Acquisition

Represented Benedict Canyon Equities, Inc. in connection with its acquisition of a 428-unit apartment community known as Avante Apartments, located in Phoenix, Arizona. The property was purchased from a subsidiary of Heers Management Company, LLC for $51,500,000. Equity was provided by The Capital Foresight Limited Partnership, which was represented by Jones, Ackerman and Corman LLP, through a tenant-in-common structure due to Capital Foresight’s need to complete a 1031 exchange. Financing in the aggregate amount of $40,000,000 was provided by KeyBank National Association. The Seller was represented by Warner Angle Hallam Jackson & Formanek PLC. Lender was represented by Snell & Wilmer LLP.

Acquisitions & Dispositions, Commercial Leasing, Recent Deals, Real Estate

Goldstein Planting Investments, LLC / 4343 Lankershim

Represented GPI in connection with the acquisition of an office building at 4343 Lankershim for approximately $11.5 million, which was financed by East West Bank, and concurrently we negotiated two leases with UCLA.

Corporate, Entertainment & Media, Recent Deals, Debt Financing

CF Entertainment – Term Loan B

Represented Byron Allen’s company, Allen Media, in connection with a mid-nine figure, syndicated credit facility.

Acquisitions & Dispositions, Recent Deals, Real Estate

Cress Capital/ Cerritos Towne Center

Represented Cress Capital Partners (“Cress”) in connection with their $89,500,000 acquisition of the leasehold interest in 5 properties within the Cerritos Towne Center – a multi-use complex located in Cerritos, California.  The property consists of five separate office buildings totaling 135,763 square feet.  Cress entered into a joint venture with C-III Capital Partners (“C-III”) and the loan to fund the acquisition was provided by ZB, N.A. dba California Bank & Trust (“CB&T”).  CB&T was represented by Bryan Cave, the seller was represented by Holland & Knight, and C-III was represented by Venable.

Corporate, Recent Deals, Family Office

Family Office Loan

Represented our client, a family office, as lead investor in a $5 million Series B investment in a leading online wine distributor. We had previously represented the client in a secured convertible loan which converted into the Series B shares.

Acquisitions & Dispositions, Recent Deals, Real Estate

Dornin – LV Office Sale

Represented DIG MCC, LLC, a subsidiary of Dornin Investment Group, LLC, as seller’s counsel in connection with a $30 million sale of an office building located in metropolitan Las Vegas in the Marnell Corporate Center.

Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Recent Deals

Art Brand – Wild Wings

Represented Art Brand Studios, LLC in its acquisition of Wild Wings, LLC, which publishes, manufactures, and distributes wildlife, sporting, and nostalgic/Americana art prints and art-related products.

Corporate, Entertainment & Media, Film Finance, Recent Deals, Debt Financing

Marvista credit facility

Represented Mar Vista Entertainment in amending and extending its senior secured revolving credit facility.

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    — Jarrod Dogan, CEO of Hybrid Promotions, LLC

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