About Lorie Soares Lazarus

Lorie Soares Lazarus represents institutional lenders and investors, including domestic and international commercial banks, investment funds, REITs and other private equity investors and their advisors in connection with a wide variety of commercial real estate matters across the country. Lorie leads the firm's Los Angeles Real Estate practice, recognized as a top practice by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms," which reports that clients note is a "firm of choice for real estate transactions" and add that Lorie "in particular…is fantastic."

Practice Focus

  • Real estate financing and structured finance
  • Secured and unsecured lending and borrowing
  • Ground leasing, including financing, acquisitions and dispositions
  • Intercreditor arrangements
  • Post-financing asset management
  • Workouts, loan restructurings, deeds in lieu and foreclosures
  • Acquisition and disposition of improved and unimproved properties, build-to-suit forward purchase arrangements and commercial leasing

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