Scott Schneider Joins Shartsis Friese Real Estate Practice
San Francisco, CA: Shartsis Friese LLP announced today that Scott Schneider has joined the firm as an Of Counsel in the real estate department as of May 30, 2018.
Mr. Schneider joins the firm from Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP, a New York City law firm, where he was a partner in the real estate, commercial leasing, and hospitality and restaurant services practice groups. His practice is predominantly focused on commercial leasing and related asset management transactional work. For nearly 12 years, Mr. Schneider has counseled real estate investors and developers, owners and operators, sellers, purchasers and borrowers, and landlord and tenants on a range of commercial real estate and related corporate matters. He has practiced in both New York City and San Francisco, and in 2017 was recognized as a “Rising Star” in real estate by Super Lawyers – New York.
“We are very excited to welcome Scott to the firm and our real estate practice. He has significant experience and expertise in commercial real estate leasing and related transactional work. Working with recognized industry leaders such as Shartsis partner, Jonathan Kennedy, Scott will have an immediate impact on our already strong leasing capabilities,” said David Kremer, the co-leader of the firm’s real estate practice.
Mr. Schneider commented, “I am delighted to be joining Shartsis Friese and am looking forward to working with this extremely talented group of lawyers to contribute to the ongoing success of the firm’s real estate practice.”
Mr. Schneider received his JD from Northwestern University School of Law, where he was an editor of the Journal of International Human Rights, and his BA with Honors from the University of Michigan. He is admitted to practice in California and New York.
Founded in San Francisco in 1975, Shartsis Friese LLP has over 60 lawyers. The firm has extensive trial and business litigation experience, including securities enforcement defense, and a complex transactional practice focused on investment advisers, hedge funds, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, securities, family wealth planning, tax, venture capital, intellectual property and real estate.