Press, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions

Sklar Kirsh Represents Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios in Acquisition of The Weather Channel

Entertainment Studios, Inc., one of the largest independent producers and distributors of film and television, with 41 shows on the air, and owner of eight 24-hour HD cable television networks reaching nearly 160 million aggregate subscribers nationwide, proudly announces its acquisition of the WEATHER GROUP, parent company of THE WEATHER CHANNEL television network and LOCAL NOW streaming service.  Allen purchased the WEATHER GROUP through his company, Allen Media LLC, from The Blackstone Group, Bain Capital, and Comcast/NBCUniversal.

Press, Real Estate, Financings

Sklar Kirsh Reps The Abbey Company in $229M Retail Portfolio Refinancing

Privately held real estate investment and management firm The Abbey Company received $229.3 million in bridge financing from Citi Real Estate Lending and Barclay’s Bank to recapitalize a 27-property California retail portfolio, according to borrower’s counsel Los Angeles-based law firm Sklar Kirsh.

Press, Entertainment & Media, Real Estate

Welcome Peter R. Fischer (Partner, Real Estate) and Rachel Weise (Associate, Entertainment) to the Sklar Kirsh Team!

Sklar Kirsh Adds to its Real Estate & Entertainment Practices.  Peter R. Fischer Joins as Real Estate Partner & Rachel Weise Joins as Entertainment Associate.

Press, Corporate, Real Estate

Five Sklar Kirsh Attorneys Named 2018 Super Lawyers

Join us in congratulating five of our attorneys who were selected to the 2018 Southern California Super Lawyers® list. No more than five percent of attorneys statewide are selected each year.

Press, Real Estate

Representative RE Transaction – 2017 Year in Review

Thank you to our clients for making 2017 our most active year — closing over $2 billion in transactions.

Press, Litigation

Featured in LABJ – Justin Goldstein Joins Sklar Kirsh to Head Litigation Practice

Justin Goldstein Featured in Los Angeles Business Journal – People on the Move

Press, Corporate, Entertainment & Media, Litigation, Real Estate

Featured in ACG – Sklar Kirsh Adds Litigation Practice

The Association for Corporate Growth – Los Angeles announced the addition of a litigation practice at Sklar Kirsh.

Press, Real Estate

New Standard Equities Acquires 120-Unit Lynnwood Complex for $24MM

After acquiring three multifamily communities in California and Washington last quarter in transactions totaling $74 million, New Standard Equities, Inc., a Los Angeles-based, full-service real estate investment and management company expects to be a net apartment buyer in 2018 as apartment fundamentals in high barrier to entry markets along the West Coast continue to improve.

Press, Corporate, Entertainment & Media, Litigation, Real Estate

Sklar Kirsh Launches Litigation Practice

Corporate, Real Estate, and Entertainment law firm Sklar Kirsh LLP today announced the addition of its Litigation Practice Group.

Press, Corporate

Sklar Kirsh Adds Michael E. Ross To Expand Its Corporate Practice

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Continuing its pattern of recruiting top talent, Sklar Kirsh LLP’s newest corporate attorney, Michael E. Ross, brings to the firm over two decades of experience advising private equity, middle-market and family-owned businesses on commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions and other strategic business arrangements.

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