Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP

THE SCOOP

From its Los Angeles base, Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP has conquered California, opening up offices in San Francisco, San Diego, Century City and Irvine. With more than 200 lawyers, the firm is known as a top real estate practice in the Golden State.

Grown in the City of Angels

Allen Matkins has built its empire in the state where residents elect bodybuilders and shrug off earthquakes. Founded in Los Angeles in 1977, Allen Matkins has achieved notable success in corporate and hospitality work, as well as in the securities, employment, bankruptcy and tax arenas. The firm has earned accolades from west coast publications like the Los Angeles Business Journal and the San Diego Business Journal. Its real strengths lie, however, in its real estate and litigation practices. The firm's litigation department has focuses in real estate, commercial, financial services, construction, environmental and labor and employment litigation.

The firm has not only worked with local clients, like when it represented a joint venture public-private partnership to modernize the Los Angeles Air Force Base, but has also secured nationally known clients including Wells Fargo Bank, Sares-Regis Group, AT&T Corp., Black & Decker, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., The Home Depot, Blackstone Real Estate Advisors and Capmark Finance, Inc.

Buying and Selling Up the California Coast

Real estate is where the firm shines-Allen Matkins has ranked the No. 1 real estate law firm in California for a decade, according to Chambers. California Real Estate Journal has also placed Allen Matkins on the top of its real estate firm list, which was based on the number of real estate attorneys in each outfit. The firm's real estate practice handles all aspects of the real estate world, including litigation over construction, land use, landlord tenant and condemnation issues.

And handling the real estate transactions of the present is not enough for the firm-Allen Matkins seeks to predict the future. The firm has developed a partnership with UCLA Anderson Forecast, an organization of economists who attempt to posit unbiased forecasts for California's economy and the nation's. Allen Matkins and the Anderson Forecast put out commercial real estate forecasts, covering rental and vacancy rates.

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Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP


515 South Figueroa Street
9th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Phone: (213) 622-5555
Fax: (213) 620-8816
www.allenmatkins.com

STATS


  • Employer Type: Private
  • Managing Partner: David L. Osias
  • Total No. Attorneys 2012: 232

  • Employment Contact

    Hiring Partners:
    Century City: Eric J. Shelby
    Irvine: Susan E. Graham
    Los Angeles: David B. Stone
    San Diego: Michael J. Holmes
    San Francisco: William W. Huckins

    EMPLOYMENT CONTACT
    Lorraine Connally
    Director of Legal Recruiting
    Phone: (213) 955-5614
    Fax: (213) 620-8816
    Email: lconnally@allenmatkins.com


  • Base Salary

    1st year: $145,000
    Summer associate: TBD


  • Summer Associate Offers

    3 out of 3 (2011)


  • Major Departments & Practices

    Banking & Financial Institutions
    Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights
    Construction
    Corporate & Securities
    Eminent Domain & Valuation
    Energy & Cleantech
    Entertainment & Media Law
    Environmental & Natural Resources
    Finance & Capital Markets
    Infrastructure
    Intellectual Property
    Labor & Employment
    Land Use
    Litigation
    Non-Profit & Tax Exempt Organizations
    Real Estate
    Real Estate Finance
    Tax & Joint Venture
    Telecommunications
    Water Rights & Resources

Major Office Locations

  • Los Angeles, CA
  • San Diego, CA
  • Irvine, CA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Century City, CA
  • La & century City, CA
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