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Latham & Watkins LLP
12670 HIGH BLUFF DRIVE
SAN DIEGO, CA 92130
United States
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Position

Craig Garner is a corporate partner in the San Diego office of Latham & Watkins and local Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice. His practice centers around corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and general company representation. In addition, Mr. Garner serves as primary outside corporate and securities counsel for a number of public and private companies.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Real estate > Real estate investment trusts (REITs)

Latham & Watkins LLP‘s experience includes conversions of existing corporations and partnerships into REITs; private placements and public offerings of equity, including IPOs, debt and exchangeable securities; mergers, acquisitions and liquidations; and ongoing company representation and REIT compliance issues. Active clients include Digital Realty Trust, Essex Property Trust, Hudson Pacific Properties, InvenTrust Properties, Phillips Edison, Realty Income and Redwood Trust. The team acted for Phillips Edison, a US-based owner and developer of shopping centres, on its sale of real estate assets and the third-party asset management business, to Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT I. The global group is co-chaired by Michael Brody, Julian Kleindorfer and Ana O’Brien. Other experienced advisers are Lewis Kneib, Orange County’s William Cernius, San Diego-based Craig Garner and counsel in the Orange Country and Los Angeles offices David WheelerBrent Epstein made partner. Named attorneys are in Los Angeles, unless otherwise stated.