• 05.27.16

    Manatt Practices Recognized in Chambers USA 2016

    Manatt has been recognized as a top-ranked law firm by Chambers USA. The rankings highlight ten practices and 25 lawyers in the 2016 list of America’s leading lawyers for business, in addition to being recognized as a noted firm in the areas of Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance ...

  • 04.20.16

    Hallem, Hori, Wilson Among CA's Top Women Lawyers

    In its April 20, 2016 edition, the Daily Journal recognized Manatt partners Timi Hallem, Susan Hori and Donna Wilson as Top Women Lawyers in California for 2016. Only 100 lawyers statewide were named to the annual Top Women Lawyers list.Hallem, a partner in the firm's Real Estate and Land Use ...

  • 03.25.16

    RE Forum Features Manatt-led $2.3B Macerich Deal

    Real Estate Forum recognized Manatt's Tom Muller, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, and partner Anita Sabine in its annual Deals and Dealmakers list for their representation of Macerich in its sale of minority stakes in select shopping centers for $2.3 billion.Each ...

  • 12.17.15

    Tips on Closing Year-End Deals

    Law360 interviewed Manatt's Michael Polentz, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, for an article on how to steer clear of common mistakes to help ensure real estate deals get done well and on time.Law360 reports that real estate lawyers face considerable pressure in the ...

  • 11.02.15

    Practices Ranked Among Top in Nation by U.S. News

    U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers released the 2016 “Best Law Firms” rankings, with Manatt earning seven Tier 1 national rankings and 25 Tier 1 metropolitan designations in the sixth edition. In addition, the firm has been named “Law Firm of the Year” in ...

  • 09.28.15

    CA Sees Increase in Condo Projects

    Law360 interviewed Manatt's Michael Polentz, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, for an article on the rise of condo projects in California.Law360 reports that developers had been hesitant to build or convert to for-sale units partly because of their added risk, but ...

  • 09.01.15

    The Enforceability of Confidentiality Agreements

    Manatt's Tom Muller, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, discussed with GlobeSt.com how enforceable confidentiality agreements within letters of intent are in the beginning stages of a real estate deal.Muller told GlobeSt.com that most real estate deals begin with a ...

  • 07.21.15

    Manatt Partners Discuss How to Structure Financeable Leases

    Manatt's Michael Polentz, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, and partner Dina Tecimer discuss with GlobeSt.com how to structure leases so the tenant is able to obtain financing."If a lease is structured properly, the tenant's interest under a lease can be ...

  • 07.06.15

    Law360 Quotes Manatt Real Estate Co-Chair on Impact of California Water Cuts

    Law360 interviewed Manatt's Michael Polentz, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, for an article on the new laws and regulations of 2015 that California developers and real estate investors are closely watching. One mandate cuts water usage across the state by 25%, ...

  • 06.03.15

    Seven Practices Receive Top National Rankings by Legal 500

    Manatt has received seven national practice area rankings in the newly released 2015 edition of The Legal 500 United States, published on June 3, 2015. Three Manatt partners, Robert Belfort, Linda Goldstein and David Grinberg, were also recognized as "Leading Lawyers" in their areas. ...