Casey Sobhani is a Partner in Liner’s Real Estate & Land Use Group. He focuses on real estate transactions and is renowned for his acumen regarding commercial leases. Casey is directly responsible for managing and handling the legal work for millions of square feet of commercial office, industrial, and retail space across the nation. In this capacity, Casey is a trusted advisor to some of the biggest institutional real estate owners and managers in the world and is frequently asked to host seminars for these clients on issues relating to commercial leasing. Casey is also a regular author and speaker for fellow attorneys on the most effective ways to manage lease transactions, including minimizing costs for clients, streamlining negotiations, and protecting clients from traps that could result in litigation.
In addition to his commercial leasing prowess, Casey has distinguished himself representing buyers and sellers of commercial real estate in high-profile and complex transactions. He has also served as valued counsel for many Fortune 500 companies and for lenders and borrowers in multi-million and billion dollar financings. Casey’s skill and know-how also extends to many other areas of real estate, including CC&Rs, construction contracts, and easement agreements. Simply put, if it has happened in the world of real estate, Casey has probably done it.
Casey served as a note editor of the Cornell International Law Journal and is a mentor for dozens of law school students through various mentoring and summer associate programs. He spent the first five years of his career developing his skills with the international law firm of Latham & Watkins LLP.