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Founded In 1983


Years In Business

$175 M

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Consistently ranked among the top real estate law firms in the country, for more than 34 years Gilchrist & Rutter has helped shape the Los Angeles skyline, representing developers of U.S. Bank Tower, Gas Company Tower and Wells Fargo Center. Read more...

  • Gilchrist & Rutter has closed more than $25 billion in real estate financings, negotiated and documented more than 25 million square feet of office, industrial and retail leases, and expertly handled the acquisition and disposition of all types of real estate, including individual transactions with a value in excess of $500 million.

  • Working with top developers and governmental entities on keystone public and private projects, we've been involved in the acquisition, leasing and operation of iconic office buildings in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sacramento, Orange County, Austin, Dallas, Philadelphia and other major metropolitan areas.

34+ years of experience goes a long way

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Scott Reynolds Selected as 2017 Super Lawyer Rising Star

Congratulations to Scott Reynolds, one of Super Lawyer's 2017 Southern California Rising Stars. &n... Read more

Posted 06/21/2017

G&R Sponsors 2017 Catch the Vision Awards Dinner

Gilchrist & Rutter was proud to be one of the sponsors of the Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center’s 2017 Catch the Vision Awards ... Read more

Posted 06/13/2017

Learning from the Past

After suffering in previous real estate downturns, lawyers at Gilchrist & Rutter PC say they have figured out not only how to protect... Read more

Posted 06/09/2017

Avoid The Headache: Keep Your Entity In Good Standing

After you form a corporation, limited liability company or partnership, it’s easy to forget about the proper record keeping of that entit... Read more

Posted 06/02/2017