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David L. Packer

Bar and Court Admissions

  • California, 1985


J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1985

  • Order of the Coif
  • Executive Editor of The Virginia Law Review

B.A., Government, magna cum laude, Georgetown University, 1982

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David L. Packer joined the firm in 1993 and is a partner in the firm’s real estate department. Mr. Packer’s practice focuses primarily on real estate financings.  He has represented lenders and borrowers in all types of financings, including permanent, bridge, construction, mezzanine, and receivables as well as preferred equity transactions. He also has experience in secured debt workouts, real property acquisitions and dispositions, and joint ventures. 

Included among the clients Mr. Packer represents are Arena Finance Company, Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, Heitman, Pacific Western Bank, Silvergate Bank, Terra Capital Partners, and Western Southern Life Insurance Company.

Mr. Packer received his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1985, where he graduated Order of the Coif and where he served as Executive Editor of The Virginia Law Review. He received his B.A. from Georgetown University in 1982, where he graduated magna cum laude.

Professional & Community Affiliations

State Bar of California, Real Estate section, Member