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Michael A. Seiden

Practice areas

Bar and Court Admissions

  • California, 2011

Education

J.D., UCLA School of Law, 2011

  • Received the 2011 Burton Marks Memorial Award
  • 2010 Recipient of the David Mellinkoff Scholarship
  • Served as the elected student body representative to the Dean Selection Committee

B.A., Government and History, magna cum laude, Claremont McKenna College, 2008

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Mr. Seiden represents institutional investors, developers, homebuilders, publically traded corporations and lenders in connection with complex real estate transactions, with an emphasis on acquisitions, dispositions, financings, management and development.  His experience includes a wide range of asset types, including office buildings, shopping centers, apartment complexes, industrial parks, data centers, hospitality projects, high-end residential properties and land for residential development.  Mr. Seiden's practice also includes the negotiation and structuring of joint-venture agreements.

Mr. Seiden currently serves as the chair of the firm's Associates Committee.

  • Representation of a publicly traded, international data center operator in the acquisition of its $3.6 billion data center portfolio.
  • Representation of an institutional investor in its acquisition, financing and management of a $175 million multi-state commercial real estate portfolio.
  • Representation of public homebuilder in the acquisition of more than $100 million in land for entitlement and residential development.
  • Representation of a real estate developer in the financing and recapitalization of a luxury resort hotel with an anticipated development budget of more than $200 million.
  • Representation of an institutional investor and its affiliates in connection with the sale of a $500 million Los Angeles office park.
  • Representation of an institutional investor in the acquisition and financing of a 22-building mixed use property in Nevada for approximately $350 million.

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