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Jesse Sharf


Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Represented Rockpoint in its Margaritaville Enterprises interest acquisition

Represented Woodridge Capital in its $2.5-billion buy and financing of Century Plaza

Jesse Sharf is a partner in the Century City office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He is also co-chair of the firm’s Real Estate Department and is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. His real estate practice experience includes representing all types of investors, lenders and developers in multiple aspects of real estate activities, including development, acquisitions, dispositions, and financing across various property types.

Notable activities include representing Rockpoint in its acquisition of an interest in Margaritaville Enterprises, Woodridge Capital in the acquisition, financing and re-development of the $2.5-billion mixed-use Century Plaza development and Kildare Partners in the $900-million acquisition, joint venture and financing of a portfolio of shopping centers in Puerto Rico.

Sharf is a Real Estate and Construction Division member and a former member of the Board of Trustees of the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles. He is on the Board of Trustees of NYU Law School, on the Advisory Board for the Jewish Theological Seminary, is a chair of the real estate division of Make a Wish and is on Cedars Sinai’s Board of Governors. He is also actively involved in the Los Angeles chapter of AIPAC’s real estate division.

Sharf has been recognized by The Best Lawyers, Chambers U.S.A., the Legal 500 U.S. and Super Lawyers. He’s in the Who’s Who Legal Listing and the Los Angeles Business Journal dubbed him among the “Angelenos to Know in Real Estate Law.” He received his J.D. from New York University.

Jesse received his law degree from the New York University School of Law.

These are some of the reasons why we are honoring Jesse Sharf with Connect CRE’s 2023 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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