CA RE License #01916760
After nearly 14 years as a commercial real estate attorney, Gabe Chao joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2014 to provide business advice to clients on real estate transactions, helping them save time and money. During his legal career, Mr. Chao focused his practice on all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including the acquisition, disposition, leasing and financing of commercial properties. Having advised numerous real estate investment trusts (REITs), life insurance companies, real estate funds and other institutional clients and public companies on real estate matters, Mr. Chao leverages that experience and knowledge to help his clients navigate a real estate transaction from start to finish.
LaSalle Investment Management
Metropolitan Life Insurance
Seligman Western Enterprises
- Founders Network Panel-Scaling for Start-Ups, August 2016
- Trinet Panel-Real Estate Growth Considerations, October 2016
- Top Real Estate Issues for Start-Ups
Member, California State Bar
|•||Former general counsel, board of the Belden Club Real Estate Organization|
Mr. Chao received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of California Davis School of Law in 2001 and his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley, where he graduated with distinction in 1998.