Jeffrey Sklar, Andrew Kirsh, Owen Gross, Robbin Itkin, and Kelly Frazier have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America. Jennifer Cohen and Benjamin Harrison have been recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America.
Sklar Kirsh LLP has been recognized by the Best Companies Group as a winner of “The Best Places to Work in SoCal 2023” for the third consecutive year
Founding Partner Andrew Kirsh has been recognized by Los Angeles Times as Commercial Real Estate “Visionaries” and profiled in the annual Commercial Real Estate Magazine
Jennifer Cohen and Rachael Hiatt have been recognized among the next generation of legal leaders in the 2023 Lawdragon 500 X – The Next Generation.
Partners Serineh Baghdasarian and Jennifer Cohen have been selected as nominees for the Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Women’s Leadership Awards”.
Sklar Kirsh has been recognized by the Los Angeles Times as one of the Top 100 Law Firms in Los Angeles, and our real estate practice has been ranked in the Top 25 Law Firms for Real Estate.
Partners Elan Bloch and Jennifer Cohen have been recognized as 2023 Southern California “Rising Stars” by Super Lawyers.
Recent Deals & Decisions
We represented 3507 JNA LLC, an affiliate of Sherwood Real Estate Partners, LLC, in its acquisition of an airport hangar and related facilities within the Hawthorne Municipal Airport in Hawthorne, California. The property was purchased from the appointed trustee in a bankruptcy proceeding pertaining to prior ownership. In addition to the purchase transaction, SK also handled all aspects of the bankruptcy action (including settlement with creditors). The purchase price was $13,350,000.
Represented Nineteen01 Owner LLC, an affiliate of TruAmerica Multifamily LLC, in connection with the acquisition of a multifamily housing project located in Santa Ana, California known as Nineteen01 Apartments for a total purchase price of $102,900,832 and the assumption of an existing loan from Capital One, NA, in the amount of $59,916,845.73.
Represented affiliates of KA Capital in the refinancing of their 5-property portfolio located in Maricopa County, Arizona and Las Vegas, Nevada. The total loan amount was $143,946,000 and the lender was JLL/Freddie Mac.
Represented AMFP VI Lumina LLC, an affiliate of Abacus Capital Group, in connection with its acquisition of a 440 unit multi-family property known as “Lumina Apartments” located in Gresham, Oregon. The purchase price was $96,750,000 with a loan in the amount of $62,2887,000 with JLL Real Estate Capital, LLC.
Represented Bridge in its acquisition by Boundless Immigration. Bridge is a full-service immigration provider to companies of all sizes. By combining the unique strengths of purpose-built software and best-in-class legal experts, Bridge helps companies execute efficient and organized immigration processes, provide a superior experience to international employees, and run a more proactive and informed immigration functions. Read more about the deal here.
Represented Glencrest Group with their acquisition of a multifamily project located in Pasco, Washington known as Crossings at Chapel Hill for a total purchase price of $65,000,000.
Represented The Outdoor Recreation Group (“TORG”) in a majority recapitalization transaction with HNB Capital, LLC. TORG is a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-value outdoor and sporting goods with a portfolio of in-house premium brands, licensed brands, and OEM private label brands.