Lindsey H. Barr

Associate

Overview

As an associate specializing in real estate acquisitions, dispositions, and joint ventures, Lindsey offers her innate organizational abilities and meticulous attention to detail to a variety of complex real estate transactions. Though she represents one of the largest private homebuilders in the country, Lindsey also takes great pride in even the smallest transaction – striving to be an enthusiastic and invested advocate for each and every client with whom she has the opportunity to work.

Representing Residential Developers And Capital Providers In Joint Ventures And Land Bank Arenas

Lindsey represents equity providers, master developers, merchant builders, and developers with their acquisition, disposition, and development of real estate assets. During the course of a deal, she is involved in drafting and negotiating purchase and sale, joint venture, and operating agreements as well as coordinating deal logistics and closings. With ample experience in title and survey review and a genuine interest in her clients' projects, Lindsey relishes the opportunity to spearhead due diligence efforts and provide practical guidance to her clients throughout the feasibility review process. Although her practice primarily involves California-based transactions, she has assisted with a variety of portfolio deals involving properties across the nation.

A Leader Among Her Peers

While at UCLA School of Law, Lindsey co-founded and served as Co-President of the Real Estate Law Association in connection with the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate. She was also Editor-in-Chief of the UCLA Entertainment Law Review and was designated a member of the Order of the Coif, graduating in the top 10% of her class.

Representative
Matters

Assisted a large private homebuilder in over $100 million in land acquisitions ranging from unentitled parcels to finished lots in master planned communities in California.

Assisted in the formation of a $500 million fund, coordinating due diligence efforts for over 600 properties located in several different states.

Advised a non-profit organization in the acquisition of a planning area in a master planned community for construction of seniors housing.

Awards &
Affiliations

Awards & Recognition

  • Outstanding Young Lawyer Award, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Real Property Section, 2018
  • Connect Media Next Generation Award, 2017 (1 of 5 selected in California, and 25 selected nation-wide)
  • Southern California Rising Star, 2017
  • Order of the Coif, Graduating in the Top 10% of her class at UCLA Law

Professional Affiliations

  • NAIOP SoCal Young Professional Group, Class of 2017-2018
  • Urban Land Institute (ULI)
  • UCLA Real Estate Alumni Group (REAG)
  • UCLA Real Estate Law Association (RELA)
  • UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate

PRACTICE AREAS

Bar and Court Admissions

  • State Bar of California

Education

  • J.D., University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, 2011, Order of the Coif
  • B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 2005