John F. Simonis

John Simonis is a partner in the Real Estate practice of Paul Hastings and is chair of the firm’s Orange County Office. He is chair of the Real Estate practice and co-chairs the firm’s Military Base Closing and Redevelopment Practice practice. Mr. Simonis represents landowners, investors, developers, contractors, and users in connection with real estate transactions and development matters, and has substantial experience in connection with real estate joint ventures, purchases and sales, leasing, master planned communities, mixed-use projects, construction and grading, infrastructure, development agreements, financings, and entity formation. He has particular experience in connection with commercial, industrial, retail and mixed-use developments, including acquisition/disposition, leasing, entitlement, construction, infrastructure development and land-use controls.

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Areas of Practice 1) Real Estate Restructuring and Reorganization, 2) Telecommunications and Media, 3) Environment and Energy, 4) Real Estate Development and Construction, 5) Real Estate Commercial Leasing and Sales Leaseback, 6) Real Estate Finance and 7) Land Use
Law School The University of Michigan Law School, J.D. 1986
Education Marquette University, B.S., 1983
Bar Member / Association California State Bar Association
Most recent firm Paul Hastings LLP
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