Jack Lenack is of counsel at Sklar Kirsh, LLP in the Real Estate Department. Jack is a real estate transactional attorney representing buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants, ground lessors, ground lessees, borrowers, lenders and investors in all types of commercial and residential transactions.

Jack’s real estate acquisition and disposition experience includes the representation of sellers and purchasers in retail, office, industrial and multi-family property transactions, and Jack’s commercial leasing experience includes representing landlords and tenants in retail, office and industrial property transactions. Jack takes an extremely proactive role in both the business and legal aspects of each transaction he handles in order that the client not only accomplishes its business goals, but is legally protected.

Jack has extensive experience in retail real estate transactions ranging from representing retail REITs, as well as privately held retail developers, in acquisition and disposition transactions and national tenant leasing negotiations, to representing national, regional, local and single tenant retailers in lease negotiations with all types of commercial landlords.

Jack represents borrowers in commercial lending transactions on an ongoing basis, and in a recent 6 month period, Jack closed over 175 million dollars in new financing.

Jack’s hands-on involvement in a real property purchase transactions begins at the purchase agreement negotiation stage, continues through all phases of property due diligence, including title and survey review, and concludes with the close of escrow and issuance of a title policy. In a typical real estate transaction, Jack handles the purchase transaction, the financing for the acquisition, the formation of the new purchasing entity, and all post-closing leasing of the purchased property.

Jack is a member of the Real Estate Section of the California State Bar, and has been an active member of the International Counsel of Shopping Centers for over 20 years. Jack is very active in the southern California real estate professional community, and utilizes his network to better serve his clients.

Jack is a Los Angeles, California native.

  • “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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