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  • Education
    • J.D., University of Southern California - Gould School of Law, 2006
    • B.A., University of California-Los Angeles
Herman is a transactional real estate attorney focusing on the representation of real estate owners, investors and operators. He leverages his extensive experience representing institutional lenders and capital partners to provide effective and practical guidance to real estate sponsors and entrepreneurs in the acquisition, development, financing, leasing, and operation of commercial real estate. He regularly represents clients in negotiations relating to:
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Equity syndications
  • Commercial real estate loans, including agency and CMBS debt
  • Purchase and sales agreements 
  • Lease agreements in connection with office, retail, and mixed-use projects, including experience in bank, restaurant, grocery and medical-office leasing.
He also has extensive experience in the integration of advanced legal technology, leveraging the latest tools to provide more efficient and cost-effective legal services while also providing clients with useful data and insights.
  • Represented sponsor in its acquisition and financing of a 54-unit apartment building in Los Angeles, including the syndication of equity and representation of the venture in connection with its purchase money debt. 
  • Represented a multi-family owner and operator in its financing of a $90 million, 500+ unit multi-family asset located in San Diego County, California. 
  • Represented client in its acquisition and financing of 45 franchised restaurants across multiple states. 
  • Represented sponsor in its acquisition of a retail center in Northern California, including the syndication of equity and representation of the venture in connection with its purchase money debt.
  • Represented developer in multiple leasing transactions in connection with a new grocery-anchored retail development in Southern California.
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Interviewee, Law360
October 12, 2018
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April 12, 2018
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Real Estate Marketplace Lending: Structures & Opportunities
Moderator, Los Angeles County Bar Association
January 18, 2018
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Application of Technology to Real Estate
Moderator, USC Real Estate Law and Business Forum
2018
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2017 USC Real Estate Law and Business Forum
Panelist
2017
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University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Lecturer in Law