Andrea C. Chang

Andrea Chang is a partner of the Real Estate Practice Group in McKenna Long & Aldridge's Los Angeles office. She has been with the firm since 2005. Her practice includes all aspects of a broad range of real estate and finance transactions, with a focus on real estate loan documentation, workouts, restructuring, development, real estate finance, commercial acquisitions and leasing.

Andrea regularly represents lenders in documenting loans related to land acquisitions, refinancing and construction financing, loan modifications, loan workouts, conduit mortgage loans as well as multi-family loan transactions. She also regularly represents public companies, private companies, property management companies and individuals in acquisitions of all types of real estate transactions, including, but not limited to, retail shopping centers, mixed-used properties, land acquisitions and hotels and investments and assumption of loans. Andrea has also served as lead counsel on more than 150 site acquisitions throughout California and Nevada in a narrow four year span.

Since 2009, Andrea continues to be recognized each year as a Rising Star in Super Lawyers and Los Angeles magazines, an annual listing recognizing top attorneys. Andrea has also continued to be recognized as a “Top Attorney” by Pasadena Magazine since 2012. In 2014, the Los Angeles Business Journal recognized Andrea as a “Woman Making A Difference”. The US Legal 500 ranked her as a leading individual in real estate in 2014. Recently, Bisnow recognized Andrea as a "Top Power Woman in Los Angeles Commercial Real Estate".

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Areas of Practice 1) Distressed Transactions, 2) Workouts and Bankruptcy, 3) Real Estate, 4) Acquisitions and Dispositions, 5) Leasing, 6) Real Estate Development, 7) Real Estate Finance, 8) Loan Workouts and Creditors Rights, 9) Debt Portfolio Transactions, 10) International and 11) China Practice
Law School University of Southern California School of Law, (J.D., 2004)
Education University of California, Los Angeles, (B.A., 2001)
Most recent firm McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP
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