J. Carl Motschiedler - Partner

J. Carl Motschiedler is the Founding Partner and Leader of the firm's Real Estate practice area. Mr. Motschiedler has broad expertise in a wide array of real estate development, construction and finance transactions. In particular, Mr. Motschiedler's practice has focused on the representation of developers in connection with large, complex real estate development projects. Mr. Motschiedler devotes the majority of his time to commercial real estate transactions and has extensive experience in dealing with the acquisition, sale and financing of warehouses, office buildings and undeveloped land. Mr. Motschiedler's real estate practice includes representation of clients before local city council and planning boards in land use matters.

Mr. Motschiedler's work includes representation of borrowers in connection with structured and mezzanine finance structures, both for operating projects and for projects under construction, and in the workout of problem loan situations.

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Corporate and Business
  • Land Use and Zoning

Bar Admissions

  • California

Education

  • JD, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Boalt Hall), 1968
  • BS, Accounting, California State University, Fresno, 1965