Los Angeles Times Names Holland & Knight Partner Susan Booth as One of L.A.’s Commercial Real Estate Visionaries
LOS ANGELES (July 7, 2021) – The Los Angeles Times has selected Holland & Knight Partner Susan Booth as one of the city's "Commercial Real Estate Visionaries." Ms. Booth was profiled in the first issue of the newspaper's Los Angeles & Orange Counties Commercial Real Estate: Trends, Updates and Visionaries magazine, which was published in June.
Ms. Booth's national real estate practice focuses primarily on capital market and purchase and sale transactions involving data centers, hotels, office buildings, multifamily developments, shopping centers, industrial parks, senior-living centers and mixed-use projects. She represents domestic and international commercial banks, pension funds, private equity funds, debt funds, real estate investment trusts (REITs) and family offices. Ms. Booth has closed more than $1 billion in transactions in each of the past several years.
Recently Ms. Booth was selected by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of L.A.'s 500 most influential people for the second consecutive year. She also received a Band 1 ranking, the highest possible, in the 2021 Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, where she has been a ranked lawyer since 2010; she has the distinction of being the first female lawyer ever to be ranked by Chambers in Band 1 in California Real Estate. Late last year, BTI Consulting Group recognized her as a 2020 Client Service All-Star. She has been named one of the Best Lawyers in America for real estate law from 2013 to 2021.
Among other things, Ms. Booth serves as co-chair of the USC Real Estate Law and Business Forum, vice-chair of the board of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles and chair emeritus of the Los Angeles County Bar Association Real Property Section. She also is a recipient of a Commendation from the City of Los Angeles for her contributions to the real estate community.