Daniel J. Villalpando

Partner

Overview

Dan's practice focuses on retail development and commercial leasing. Commercial developers on the West Coast look to Dan for his counsel on all aspects of shopping center development, including the acquisition and disposition of commercial real estate and the negotiation and drafting of development agreements, reciprocal easement agreements, declarations, and major tenant leases.

Representative
Matters

Represented a developer with the acquisition of raw land in Southern California and the subsequent leasing of the majority of what is now an approximately 730,000 square foot power center.

Represented a developer with the acquisition of an existing power center in Oregon containing approximately 660,000 square feet of retail space. Also assisted in the subsequent leasing at the center.

Represented a developer with the acquisition of an existing neighborhood shopping center in Southern California containing approximately 240,000 square feet of retail space. Also assisted in the subsequent leasing at the center.

Represented a developer in connection with the majority of the leasing for a high-end lifestyle shopping center in North San Diego County. The shopping center contains approximately 450,000 square feet.

Represented a developer with the ground leasing of raw land in Palm Springs and the subsequent leasing of approximately 150,000 square feet in what is now a neighborhood shopping center.

Represented a developer with the acquisition of an existing neighborhood shopping center in Central California containing approximately 300,000 square feet of retail space. Also assisted in the subsequent leasing at the center.

Represented a major retail tenant in connection with the acquisition of real property in Southern California, including related site development agreement and operation and easement agreement.

Publications &
Speaking Engagements

Recent Publications

Recent Speaking Engagements

"The Nuts And Bolts Of Retail Leases In Today’s Market", LACBA Real Property Section, 3/6/2013

"Co-Tenancies – The Dance Of Negotiations, Commercial Real Estate Leasing Conference", 4/27/2012

"Commercial Leasing:  Legal Concerns And Current Market Trends, Beverly Hills Bar Association", 4/5/2012

"Rent Relief Amendments - What Retail And Office Landlords And Tenants Should Consider", LACBA Real Property Section, 5/27/2010

 

Awards &
Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • Association of Corporate Real Estate Executives
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Real Property Section

PRACTICE AREAS

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of California

Education

  • J.D., University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, 1994
  • B.A., Amherst College, 1991