Picture of David F. Gantz

David F. Gantz

Partner
DGantz@JMBM.com
Download VCard

Direct: 310.201.3557
Main: 310.203.8080
Fax: 310.712.8557

1900 Avenue of the Stars
7th Floor
Los Angeles, California 90067

Assistant
Wilma Escalante
310.201.8080 Ext: 6467
WE1@jmbm.com

David Gantz's practice focuses on real estate transactions including commercial leases, major property acquisitions and dispositions, property management, architectural and construction contract negotiations, and purchases and sales of high-value residences.

David draws on more than 30 years of experience as a real estate lawyer to guide clients through complex transactions, providing them with thoughtful legal counsel and highly effective advocacy.

Representing both individuals and businesses, David has formed general and limited partnerships and limited liability companies for real estate investment and development; he negotiates and documents major construction, acquisition and refinance loans, and he has conducted acquisitions, subdivisions, construction and sales for residential developers. He represents buyers, sellers and operators of major office, industrial, multi-family residential, hotel and commercial properties.

His experience includes representation of:

  • High-net-worth individuals
  • Property management companies
  • Real estate investors
  • Retailers
  • Residential developers
  • Real estate lenders
  • Commercial and industrial developers
  • Landlords and tenants of commercial, office, residential and industrial properties

Education

J.D., Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, Berkeley, 1980

B.A., California State University, Fullerton, 1977
cum laude

Bar Admissions

State Bar of California
Federal Courts California
State Courts of California

Associations

Los Angeles County Bar Association

Member, Pacific Southwest Regional Board, Anti-Defamation League, 1994-95

Awards & Recognition

  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review, AV Rating
  • Listed, Los Angeles Magazine's Southern California Super Lawyer, 2009-2010
  • Listed, Corporate Counsel Super Lawyer, May 2010