Clients praise Erin Murphy for her accessibility, diligence, legal scholarship, and best-in-class
writing and communication skills. Erin excels at leading successful commercial property
transactions—lease, buy, or sell. From the firm’s largest office, Erin leads a team of skilled
transactional real estate attorneys known for their ability to solve the full range of leasing
issues—both common and unique—encountered in office buildings, retail shopping centers,
industrial projects, restaurants, and more. Erin earns long-standing loyalty from her clients and
her vast network of local counsel across the United States, and has developed a valuable
reputation among influential brokers, who trust her to close important deals.
While Los Angeles-based, Erin's experience includes representing multi-state leasing
portfolios for some of the nation’s largest landlords, overseeing more than 4.5 million square
feet of office, retail and industrial space in California, Washington, Colorado, Texas, and
beyond. Among Erin’s diverse work product, she has closed on acquisitions and dispositions of
commercial properties nationwide, handled the merchant-builder purchase and sale
agreements for a planned community, and completed one of the largest leases in San Francisco's recent history.
The depth of her leasing experience is a benefit to her clients in purchase and sale transactions
as she can quickly identify and resolve leasing issues when they arise.
Practical and Efficient
Her multifaceted, straightforward, business-minded approach extends across a spectrum of
leasing, purchase, and sale issues, including straight leases, renewals, broker listing
agreements, and sublease and assignment transactions. Erin's landlord clients appreciate her
quick turnaround for leasing transactions. To accomplish that, she narrows her focus to fight
for the issues that matter to her clients and not lose momentum over minor concerns when it
stands in the way of the client's overall goals.