Andrew M. Ouvrier

Partner

Overview

Andy’s practice focuses on the leasing and development of office, retail, medical office and mixed-use properties.  He has a proven track record of structuring, negotiating and executing complicated deal transactions for a wide variety of clients, including institutional investors, entrepreneurial individuals and entities, and institutional tenants.  He also regularly represents landlords in the ongoing management of office projects and retail shopping centers.

Andy has represented numerous institutional landlords and institutional and non-institutional tenants in the leasing of millions of square feet of space, including one of the world’s largest e-commerce companies in over 2.5 million square feet of office space in the Pacific Northwest and elsewhere across the country – and he uses that broad experience and unique perspective to bring a balanced, common sense approach to transactions and to help find innovative and creative solutions for his clients.

Andy speaks and writes on a variety of leasing topics and has guest lectured for graduate students at USC.

Representative
Matters

Represents an institutional landlord in the on-going leasing of a two-building office campus on exclusive Sand Hill Road in Menlo Park, California.

Represents an institutional landlord in the on-going leasing of a five-building office and film-production campus in West Los Angeles, California.

Represents the developer in connection with the on-going development of a major retail and entertainment project in Ridgecrest, California.

Represents a major home mortgage company in its leasing of office properties around the country, including a 125,000 square foot lease in Anaheim, California.

Represents a major film and television media company in its leasing and subleasing of office properties throughout California.

Represents an institutional landlord in the on-going leasing of retail space in a shopping center in Campbell, California.

Represents an institutional landlord in the on-going leasing of office space in an office project in Redwood City, California.

Represents an institutional landlord in the on-going leasing of an office building in Santa Clara, California.

Represents a family-owned business in connection with real property matters at a landmark hot dog stand in Hollywood, California.

Represented the developer in connection with the development a major warehouse anchored, mixed-use commercial project in San Jose, California, including the negotiation of a reciprocal easement agreement.

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Represented the seller in connection with the sale of undeveloped land for construction of a medical office building in El Segundo, California, including the negotiation of related site development and reciprocal easement agreements.

Represented the buyer in connection with the purchase and an option to purchase undeveloped land in El Segundo, California, including the negotiation of related reciprocal easement agreements and development agreements.

Represented an institutional landlord in the negotiation of an office lease in a mixed-use center to a major media company in Pacific Palisades, California.

Represented an institutional landlord in connection with the leasing activity at a 2.65 million square foot, multi-building office building portfolio in Seattle and Bellevue, Washington.

Represented an institutional landlord in connection with the leasing of over 250,000 square feet of office space in a five-building project to a leading technology manufacturer near Cupertino, California.

Represented an institutional landlord in the negotiation and documentation of a four-lease transaction to a leading technology manufacturer in Cupertino, California.

Represented an institutional tenant in its lease of 400,000 square feet of office space in Austin, Texas.

Represented an institutional tenant in its lease of 295,000 square feet of office space in Seattle, Washington.

Represented an institutional tenant in its lease of 286,000 square feet of office space in Seattle, Washington.

Represented an institutional tenant in its lease of 150,000 square feet of office space in Boston, Massachusetts.

Represented an institutional landlord in connection with the lease of approximately 122,000 square feet of office space to major technology company for its headquarters in Bellevue, Washington.

Represented an institutional landlord in connection with the lease of approximately 86,000 square feet of office space to a leading file-hosting service at the historic China Basin project in San Francisco, California.

Publications &
Speaking Engagements

Publications

Rooftop Cell Sites: Maximize the Profits by Minimizing the Headaches, California Centers Magazine, 9/1/2013

A Growing Demand: The Need to Get Up to Speed on Green Leases, Daily Journal, 10/26/2011

A Top Ten List for Making Commercial Leases Green, Shopping Center Business, 8/1/2011

Awards &
Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • UCLA Real Estate Alumni Group (REAG)

Bar and Court Admissions

  • State Bar of California

Education

  • J.D., Loyola Law School, 2002, cum laude, Order of the Coif
  • B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1998, cum laude