Southern California-Based Firm Leading the New Generation of Law
SAN DIEGO – Continuing to affirm its status as one of California’s premier commercial real estate law firms, Crosbie Gliner Schiffman Southard & Swanson LLP (CGS3) marks five years in business this month.
Since opening its doors in July 2013, CGS3 has emerged as a powerhouse law firm exclusively serving the commercial real estate industry, with recent milestones and accolades including:
- Recognition in Chambers USA 2018 Guide by Chambers & Partners, the preeminent legal research and law firm ranking publisher, as one of the best real estate law firms in California
- Named one of California’s 40 “Top Boutique” law firms – and the only real estate firm – by the Los Angeles Daily Journal
- Ranked in Our City San Diego’s round-up of “San Diego’s 20 Most Important Law Firms”
- The expansion of its Los Angeles office, as well as the addition of two new Los Angeles partners – David Alvarado and Eoin Gubbins
Since its inception, CGS3 has grown from seven attorneys and one paralegal to 22 attorneys and six paralegals – and has played a key role in some of the state’s most significant projects and deals, including the development of the Pendry Hotel in downtown San Diego, Doheny Eye Institute’s $50 million Pasadena acquisition, and the Port of San Diego’s development and ground lease of the former Lane Field. CGS3 represents a who’s who list of California-based and national public and private developers, pension funds, homebuilders, asset managers, institutional investors and end users.
The firm – launched by a group of highly respected and seasoned attorneys – continues building on its forward-thinking business model aimed at deftly handling commercial real estate transactions of all sizes, scopes and complexities across all assets classes.
With an innovative platform and a carefully orchestrated growth strategy, CGS3 has become one of California’s leading commercial real estate law firms – offering highly specialized services delivered by top legal talent from around the country.
“We are incredibly grateful and proud of what we have accomplished in just five years, but there’s still more to come,” said Sean Southard, a founding partner of CGS3. “Our team understands the intricate, fast-moving world of commercial real estate, and we are committed to delivering a best-in-class experience to our clients while getting even the most challenging deals done efficiently and without compromising their legal interests. Our client list is rapidly growing because of it.”
About Crosbie Gliner Schiffman Southard & Swanson LLP (CGS3)
Since its inception in 2013, CGS3 has quickly established a reputation as one of the leading real estate law firms in California, attracting some of the state’s finest real estate attorneys from both large corporate firms and senior in-house positions.
With practice areas including land use, finance, acquisition/disposition, entity formation, tax, development, leasing, distressed assets and litigation/disputes, CGS3 is located at 12750 High Bluff Drive, Suite 250, San Diego, California 92130 and 10940 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2200, Los Angeles, California 90024.
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