Gregory Thorpe

Partner

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As Chair of the Project Development and Real Estate Practice, Greg Thorpe advises companies on acquisition, development and financing of real estate, infrastructure and natural resources projects.

In the real estate field, Greg represents developers, tenants, and lenders in the acquisition, development and financing of office buildings, hotels, casinos, retail and entertainment centers, mixed use facilities, master-planned communities and other facilities. He also has assisted developers of real estate projects in creating the leasing, financing and operating structure for a variety of real estate developments. For example, Greg advised Kennecott Land Company in the commercial and residential development of more than 90,000 acres in Salt Lake, Utah, AEG in multiple aspects of the LA Live project in Los Angeles, and ValueRock in the acquisition of shopping and retail centers in Hawaii and California.

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Honors & Awards

  • Named a “Super Lawyer” in a survey conducted by Law & Politics Media Inc. and published in Los Angeles magazine (2013-2015)
  • Recognized by Legal 500 in the area of Energy: renewable/alternative (2012)
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business - Nationwide Projects (2010-2012, 2014-2015); Energy – Transactional - California (2009); Projects & Energy: Transactional – California (2008)
  • Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business – Projects (2011-2012)
  • Public Interest Award, Loyola Law School (2012)
  • Los Angeles Business Journal, “Who’s Who of Environmental Lawyers” (2008)

Admissions

Bar Admissions

  • California

Education

  • Loyola Marymount University, J.D., 1982: cum laude; Chief Articles Editor, Loyola Law Review (1981-82); Alpha Sigma Nu
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., 1977: cum laude

Professional Activities

Member

  • Real Property Section of the American Bar Association
  • General Real Property Subsection of the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Real Property Section