A Highly Experienced Real Estate And Business Attorney

Michael Bordy advocates for clients buying and selling property and counsels businesses on articles of incorporation, operations and environmental risks pertaining to real estate and corporate projects.

Representing real estate and business clients in
transactions throughout Los Angeles County

Comprehensive Real Estate
Legal Services

Real estate and business transactions in California tend to be complex and difficult to navigate without experienced legal counseling and assistance. Michael J. Bordy can work with you through the legal process for the transfer of or financing of real property ownership, leasing of commercial, industrial and retail property, and ensure that such transactions proceeds as smoothly as possible. He oversees all legal work and is there for you through every step of the buying or selling process, ensuring that your interests and rights are preserved. Mr. Bordy is also skilled in handling environmental aspects of real estate transactions including due diligence investigations and due care and property remediation.

An AV® Preeminent
– Rated Los Angeles, California, Lawyer

Attorney Michael J. Bordy built his law firm on a strong tradition of providing California businesses with timely, results-oriented solutions. He has 35 years of experience helping clients throughout Los Angeles County resolve a variety of legal issues in real estate, business and corporate law.

He is well- known among his peers for his professionalism and ethics, having earned an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating* by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry.

Peer Review Rated For Ethical Standards & Legal Ability | AV Preeminent | Martindale-Hubbell | from LexisNexis
Expertise.com | Best Real Estate Attorneys in Van Nuys | 2022
Lawyers Of Distinction 2020 | 5 stars

Serving The Los Angeles County 
Business Community For 35 Years

If you are planning to start your own business in California, sell your business or if you want to expand your current business, Mr. Bordy can help negotiate and document the process and ensure your success. Michael J. Bordy takes care in preparing, reviewing and documenting your business deals and in evaluating your form of business entity, including your articles of incorporation or organization, your bylaws, any shareholder or operating agreement you might need, and whatever else is necessary for your situation. He approaches each matter with careful precision and from multiple angles in order to maximize your success. Our clients challenge us every day, and Michael Bordy takes pride in overcoming those challenges.


Structuring Opinions of Counsel in Real Estate Finance Transactions

Tuesday, January 26, at 1:00pm EST

Assumptions, Qualifications, Limitations, and Factual Certificates That Reduce Risks for Opinion Givers
This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to draft third-party opinions for real estate finance transactions. The panel will cover the opinions required–including authority, enforceability, and property-related opinions–and the assumptions, limitations, and qualifications that counsel should include to limit exposure.

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Commercial real estate loan transactions secured by real estate are often conditioned upon a third-party opinion letter. This letter outlines the opinion giver’s professional judgment on myriad legal issues related to the transaction and assumptions, limitations, and use of the letter.
When rendering a third-party opinion, practitioners must ensure the accuracy and completeness of their opinion. Counsel preparing opinion letters face potential liabilities if the opinion is defective and negligence can be shown.
Certain assumptions and qualifications and client certificates regarding factual matters can be employed to limit counsel’s exposure. The ABA Real Estate Finance Opinion Report provides a format that reflects customary practices generally accepted nationwide.
Listen as our authoritative panel explains best practices when drafting third-party opinion letters for commercial real estate finance transactions. The panel will discuss potential liabilities involved in rendering opinions and strategies for counsel to reduce risk in providing opinion letters.
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Rated By Super Lawyers | Michael J. Bordy | 15 Years
Rated By Super Lawyers | Michael Bordy | Selected In 2021 | Thomson Reuters
Rated By Super Lawyers | Michael J, Bordy | SuperLawyers.com
Rated By Super Lawyers | Michael J. Bordy | 15 Years
Rated By Super Lawyers | Michael Bordy | Selected In 2021 | Thomson Reuters
Rated By Super Lawyers | Michael J. Bordy | SuperLawyer.com

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If you are involved in a real estate transaction or are planning to start or expand a business in California, Michael J. Bordy has the experience and knowledge to help expedite the process and ensure your success.