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Nossaman LLP

Robert C. Briseño


T 949.477.7616
F 949.833.7878
18101 Von Karman Avenue, Suite 1800
Irvine, CA 92612

Robert Briseño is a transactional real estate attorney, whose practice focuses on the acquisition, disposition, development and leasing of commercial, residential and resort properties. He has extensive experience representing developers, landlords and tenants in all aspects of real estate transactions, including the development, acquisition, disposition, and leasing of commercial properties.

Mr. Briseño advises clients on a wide range of real estate related transactional matters.  He  represents developers in the acquisition, disposition and development of various types of projects - including office buildings, hotels, industrial properties, retail centers, apartments, and undeveloped land - from negotiations through drafting of contracts, due diligence and closing.

In addition, Mr. Briseño has experience in bankruptcy, insolvency and reorganization with respect to real estate matters.

Prior to joining Nossaman, Mr. Briseño was a senior real estate associate at an Orange County-based law firm.

Representative Work

  • Represented Orange County commercial real estate developer in acquisition and development of $85 million mixed-use development in coastal Orange County.
  • Represented national homebuilder in numerous acquisitions, dispositions and development of residential projects throughout western United States.
  • Represented California commercial real estate developer in $120 million acquisition of commercial real property in California.
  • Represented hospitality group in acquisition and disposition of hotel and resort properties throughout the western United States, including 5- star properties.
  • Represented regional lending institution in $33 million acquisition of commercial land in California.
  • Represented private high net worth individual in $18 million acquisition and entitlement of private land in central California.
  • Represented university with national footprint in comprehensive California leasing transactions and related matters.
  • Represented major national bank in comprehensive California leasing matters.
  • Represented large national bank real estate receivership for commercial properties totaling more than $100 million spanning across California, Arizona and Nevada.
  • Represented official unsecured creditors committee in bankruptcy of national homebuilder.
  • Represented regional secured lenders in receivership, foreclosure, and sale of multiple commercial properties in California, Arizona, and Nevada.
  • Represented secured creditor in bankruptcy of national real estate developer regarding assets totaling more than $275 million.
  • Represents numerous regional lending institutions in commercial litigation, judgment enforcement, settlement and collection matters.

Awards & Honors

Selected to the Rising Stars List for 2015-2017

Robert C. Briseño
Robert C. Briseño



J.D., Loyola Law School, 2007

B.S., Chapman University, 2000


U.S. District Court, Central District of CA

U.S. District Court, Southern District of CA

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of California
Orange County Bar Association
Orange County Bankruptcy Forum
Orange County Hispanic Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
NAIOP, Southern California Chapter - Young Professionals Group (Class of 2011-12)

Awards & Honors

Selected to the Rising Stars List for 2015-2017

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