Tom Sestanovich

Tom Sestanovich
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With over 30 years' experience, Tom Sestanovich is a very well-known real estate attorney in Los Angeles, having spent his entire legal career working on commercial transactions, environmental matters and litigation in nearly every U.S. state. He focuses his legal practice primarily on commercial real estate sales, acquisitions, securitized financings, and negotiation and documentation of leases for office, retail and industrial properties.

Tom also regularly handles the commercial leasing of several million square feet of industrial and office properties and the acquisition and sale of about the same throughout the country.

Tom is responsible for a national real estate portfolio in excess of 17 million square feet. He serves as outside general counsel to some of California's largest privately held developers and represents ARKA Properties Group, Inc., Black Equities, LLC, Michael Development Corporation, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., and other institutional owners.


Tom also handles environmental-related agreements, remediation and environmental transactions with public and quasi-public agencies (EPA, DTSC and LARWQCB), as needed, and has resolved various environmental matters for clients in states including California, Arizona, Kentucky, Georgia and New Jersey.

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Tom has been recognized in the L.A. Times Commercial Real Estate Magazine as a Commercial Real Estate Visionary for four consecutive years.