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Sarah Spyksma

Law Offices of Sarah Spyksma

South Pasadena, CA, USA

SARAH V.J. SPYKSMA, has been in practice in California since 1987. Ms. Spyksma's practice includes the representation of real estate developers, financial institutions, non-institutional lenders and investors and real estate opportunity funds in a broad spectrum of real estate related transactions and matters including the negotiation of financing transactions (such as construction loans, senior and junior mortgage loans, mezzanine loans, contingent interest loans and loans intended to be sold on the secondary market), joint ventures, preferred equity investments, loan securitizations and syndications, leasing agreements, and the purchase and sale of raw and developed land for residential, commercial and hotel uses. 

Ms. Spyksma is currently a member of the executive committee of the Real Property Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and  is the Second Vice Chair of the Section. As a member of the executive committee she has twice chaired the Benjamin S. Crocker Symposium on Real Estate one of Southern California's premier conferences on real estate law and business. Ms. Spyksma currently sits on the board of GOALS, a non-profit community outreach organization based in Anaheim and focused on helping underserved youth in and around the Anaheim area. In the past, Ms. Spyksma has co-chaired the Real Estate Finance Subsection of the Real Property Section of Los Angeles County Bar Association and has served as the general counsel of CREW-LA, the Los Angeles Chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women.

Ms. Spyksma is a graduate of Harvard Law School and was admitted to the American College of Real Estate Lawyers in 2011.


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