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Nancy T. Scull


Sheppard Mullin

Expertise in mixed-use projects, condo projects and Bureau of Real Estate regulatory matters

Created governing documents for major retail centers in California

Nancy Scull is a Partner and the firmwide Practice Group Leader for the Real Estate, Energy, Land Use & Environmental Practice Group with Sheppard Mullin.

Based in the firm’s San Diego office, Scull represents commercial, industrial, retail and residential developers in all real property transactions. She advises lenders, borrowers, and guarantors on loan documentation, workout and loan enforcement issues. Her expertise is in mixed-use projects, condominium projects and Bureau of Real Estate regulatory matters.

Scull has worked with master developers of major communities and urban town centers; both within and outside of California, advising them with the planning, development and long-term governance of their communities and the sale of parcels for merchant builders. She also represents national, commercial, industrial and retail developers with high-rise office, commercial and industrial projects and retail shopping centers throughout California and has created governing documents for major retail centers in Northern and Southern California.

Scull is a highly-sought speaker and presenter to industry events throughout the United States. She has a Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating and has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers, San Diego Super Lawyers and Chambers USA. The Daily Journal named Scull among its “Top Development Lawyers,” The Daily Transcript selected her as one of the “Top San Diego Attorneys,” and San Diego Magazine included her in its “Top Lawyers” ranking.

These are some of the reasons why we are honoring Nancy Scull with Connect CRE’s 2022 National Lawyers in Real Estate Award. The award celebrates real estate attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their practice and the larger community.


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