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Douglas G. Merkel

Practice areas

Bar and Court Admissions

  • California, 2013


J.D., UCLA School of Law, 2013

  • Judicial Extern to the Honorable Philip S. Gutierrez of the United States District Court, Central District of California

B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 2006

  • Member, Golden Key International Honour Society
News & Insights

Douglas G. Merkel joined Pircher, Nichols & Meeks in 2013 and is an associate in the firm’s real estate department.

Mr. Merkel’s practice involves complex commercial real estate transactions, including joint ventures, acquisitions, dispositions, construction, mortgage and mezzanine financings, development, leasing, and various other transactions.  He has represented clients on a variety of asset types, including multifamily residential, office buildings, industrial parks, shopping centers, hotels, and development land.

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