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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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Interesting Breakfast Meeting for Manufactured Housing Community Owners and Industry Professionals

If you're not already registered, we want to strongly encourage you to attend the MHET Breakfast Forum on Wednesday, September 27th in Co... Read more

Posted 09/12/2017

Three Gilchrist & Rutter Partners Named 2018 Best Lawyers

Jonathan Gross, Richard Close and Donald Nanney Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®  Read more

Posted 08/22/2017

REITs Love Manufactured Housing - 27% Annual Returns

A recent article by BisNow (see below) describes a trend we have all seen over the past several years.  The manufactured housing... Read more

Posted 08/07/2017

Timely Issues Impacting Mobile Home Park Owners

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Posted 07/21/2017