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Press, Litigation, Real Estate

Sklar Kirsh Bolsters Litigation and Real Estate Practices

Sklar Kirsh expands its Litigation and Real Estate practices with the addition of Senior Counsel William Dance and Real Estate Paralegal Howard Olds.

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Seven Sklar Kirsh Attorneys Selected as 2019 Super Lawyers®

Jeffrey Sklar, Andrew Kirsh, Jennifer Borow, Justin Goldstein, Owen Gross, Stephen Halper, and Mark Nicoletti have been named as Southern California Super Lawyers® for 2019 in their respective practices.

 

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Andrew Kirsh Appeared on The Real Market Podcast with Chris Rising

Andrew Kirsh appeared on the The Real Market Podcast with Chris Rising, a podcast focusing on current topics in the commercial real estate industry.  In the episode released on January 17, 2019, Kirsh explores a variety of topics, ranging from market trends to the new legislation on Qualified Opportunity Zones.

Press, Corporate

Sklar Kirsh Expands to OC Office and Welcomes Jeffery Richbourg

Sklar Kirsh has opened a new office in Orange County, located at 200 Spectrum Center Drive, Suite 300, Irvine, California.  Jeffery Richbourg, the firm’s newest Corporate Associate with a deep specialty in executing high stakes mergers and acquisitions, will join Real Estate colleague Adrian Boddie in the new office.

Press, Litigation

Sklar Kirsh Adds Enrique Monagas to Expand Its Litigation Practice

Sklar Kirsh adds to its Litigation Practice with Senior Counsel Enrique A. Monagas, who helped legalize same-sex marriage in California and became a Deputy Attorney General prior to joining Sklar Kirsh.

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Recent Deals

Acquisitions & Dispositions, Recent Deals, Real Estate

Benedict Canyon Equities, Inc. / Sale of Santa Fe Ridge

Represented Benedict Canyon Equities, Inc., in connection with the sale of Santa Fe Ridge Apartments, a 240-unit multi-family apartment building located in Silverdale, Washington, to a subsidiary of JRK Properties, Inc., for $56,500,000.  Buyer was represented by Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP.

Acquisitions & Dispositions, Recent Deals, Real Estate

TruAmerica / Villa Blanco Sale

Represented TruAmerica Multifamily, LLC, in connection with the sale of Villa Blanco Apartments, a 379-unit multi-family apartment building located in Henderson, Nevada, to a subsidiary of Gleiberman Investments, Inc., for $73,700,000.  Buyer was represented by Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP.

Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Recent Deals

Urologix LLC / Project Tundra

Represented a medical device company in the sale of substantially all of its assets to a strategic acquirer for a purchase price of $1.3 million.

Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Recent Deals

Delray Lighting Incorporated / Stone Arch Transaction 2019 (Confidential)

Represented a lighting fixture manufacturer in connection with the sale of its assets to a private equity buyer for a purchase price of $15,000,000.

Acquisitions & Dispositions, Recent Deals, Real Estate

Calida Group / Pointe at Centennial

Represented Centennial Owner North, LLC and Centennial Owner South, LLC, both affiliates of The Calida Group, in their acquisition of large multi-family residential project known as Pointe at Centennial located in Las Vegas, Nevada for a total purchase price of $100,000,000.  The acquisition included a joint venture between our client and AIG, as well as an acquisition loan in the amount of $78,905,000 from PGIM Real Estate U.S. Debt Fund REIT, LLC.  Seller was represented by the Gromet Law Group.  AIG was represented by Goodwin Procter LLP and PGIM was represented by Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP.

Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Recent Deals

Bandai / Acquisition of Nippon Imports LLC

Represented Bandai Namco Holdings USA Inc. in its $26.1 million acquisition of an 80% controlling stake in the business of Nippon Imports, LLC, a collectible toy sales company.  The new joint venture will operate as Bandai Namco Collectibles LLC d/b/a Bluefin.

Recent Deals, Real Estate, Financings

Lyon Communities / The George Loan

Represented Lyon Living in connection with the refinancing of an existing loan (senior and mezz) on “The George”, a residential apartment community located in Anaheim, California.  The refinancing consisted of a $95,600,000 senior loan from HFF (represented by Moss & Barnett), and a $11,520,000 preferred equity investment from Fundrise West Coast Opportunistic REIT, LLC (represented by Ballard Spahr).

Corporate, Recent Deals, Partnerships, Equity Financings & Joint Ventures

Beverly Pacific, LLC / DB Coworking Investment

Represented a family office in a $2.5 million equity investment into DB Coworking Holdings Corp., the owner and operator of a chain of collaborative workspace locations.

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  • “Sklar Kirsh has been acting as our outside general counsel for several years. The firm has done a superlative job for Caldera Medical. I have found them to be fairly priced and judicious in the amount of time they spend on matters. I value the firm's negotiation skills and, most importantly, I trust their guidance.”
    — Bryon L. Merade, CEO Caldera Medical, Inc.

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