Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) August 21, 2012
(Aug. 21, 2012) -- Dana Treister, Shareholder in the Los Angeles office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been selected by the Daily Journal as one of the Top 30 Real Estate Lawyers in California for 2012.
The Daily Journal announced its annual list of Top Real Estate Lawyers in the August 15 edition. Selected by the editors and reporters of the Daily Journal, the attorneys were evaluated based on a review of their work during the past 18 months, according to the publication.
Treister has been a real estate and development attorney in California for more than 15 years. He concentrates his practice on real estate transactions, with a focus on the acquisition and sale of commercial properties, real estate finance, land use and entitlement work and commercial leasing.
As noted in the Daily Journal story, Treister was recently involved in leading a large, complex real estate transaction representing Parsons Corporation, a privately held engineering firm, in a $320 million sale of its corporate campus. This transaction was the largest deal to close in Los Angeles County in recent years. The story also notes several of Treister’s clients including Miller Energy Resources, UBS, Greystar Real Estate Partners LLC and Intrawest ULC.
“We congratulate Dana on receiving this well-deserved recognition,” said Robert J. Ivanhoe, Chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Global Real Estate Practice. “Dana has been an integral part of helping to shape the real estate landscape in southern California for more than a decade, and we are proud that he has been recognized for this outstanding accomplishment.”
During his career, Treister has led several major acquisitions for numerous clients, including the refinancing of a $300 million office tower in Century City, Calif.; the acquisition of a major office and retail building on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, Calif.; and the acquisition of a portfolio of triple net leased properties valued at $85 million. Treister also has extensive experience representing parties in the formation of joint ventures and in structuring tax-advantaged real estate transactions.
Greenberg Traurig’s Real Estate Practice includes more than 200 real estate lawyers who deliver multidisciplinary legal solutions for property investment, development and management, as well as real estate finance. The Real Estate team’s client base comprises a broad range of property developers, lenders, investment managers, opportunity funds, Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), and private owners. They advise clients on a variety of matters involving diverse forms of commercial, recreational and residential real estate. In 2010, the GT Real Estate team received the Chambers USA Award for Excellence.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, full-service law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 35 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. In the U.S., the firm has more offices than any other among the Top 10 on The National Law Journal’s 2012 NLJ 250. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.