Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck is pleased to announce that Bob Weiss has joined the firm’s real estate department and will be based in the firm’s Los Angeles office. He brings more than 30 years of business and legal experience serving companies with extensive real estate holdings in a variety of transactional and financial matters.
“Bob brings a unique blend of corporate real estate, mortgage banking and legal experience giving him real world business acumen,” said Aaron Hyatt, co-chair of Brownstein’s real estate department. “There is no question that he will play an integral role in further defining Brownstein’s reputation as a real estate powerhouse in Los Angeles. In collaboration with our established real estate talent, Bob will act as a catalyst to grow the team further, enabling Brownstein to expand its reach.”
Joining the firm as of counsel, Weiss has held a number of corporate executive positions for national real estate and mortgage banking firms where he managed billions of dollars of complex commercial real estate transactions and financing. Weiss founded WeissLaw in 2002 where his practice encompassed every aspect of commercial real estate. Before joining WeissLaw, he was a senior executive of DeAnza Corporation, a trusted advisor and counsel to a Forbes 400 gentleman (whose assets included a 2-million-square-foot mall in Los Angeles), president of Northview Corporation and chairman and chief executive officer of The Richland Group.
Weiss earned his law degree from University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Law and his bachelor’s degree from UCLA.