Williams & Associates
Quality Real Estate and Business Law Legal Services For Businesses Nationwide
What’s New Fall 2020

Norma Williams was the Moderator and a Panelist on a commercial real estate program at the Annual Meeting of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys entitled “Loan Defaults and Two Not So Tough Acts to Follow,” highlighting strategies for loan workouts and practice under the Uniform Assignment of Rents Act and the Uniform Commercial Real Estate Receivership Act, September, 2020

What’s New Winter 2020

“2020 Legislative Changes Affecting California Commercial Real Property,” Attorney at Law Magazine (Los Angeles Edition, (Volume 6, No. 1, 2020)

Norma Williams was selected statewide to receive the inaugural Excellence in Practice Award given by the California Lawyer’s Association’s Solo and Small Firms Section; Award Ceremony, June, 2019

Selected Recent Transactions:

Representation of bank in loan modification adding California shopping center owned by new guarantor as additional collateral

Representation of employees credit union in refinance loan secured by Southern California shopping center.

Local counsel in financing transaction for the construction of a Performing Arts Center at a Southern California private high school, using the federal New Markets Tax Credit program

Re-structure of limited partnership interests in partnership owning major transit-oriented multi-family real estate project

Holding company formation and advice on real estate subsidiary structure

Transaction counsel in initial phase of re-structure of limited partnership interests in partnership owning major multi-family real estate project

Recent Publications:

“2019 California Laws Affecting Commercial Real Property,” Attorney at Law Magazine (Los Angeles Edition (Vol. 5, No. 2, 2019)

“Priority Of Liens On California Real Property, Part 2: Subordination Agreements,” Points of Interest Magazine (California Mortgage Association, Spring, 2019)

“Priority Of Liens On California Real Property, Part 1: General Rules of Priority, Deeds of Trust,” Points of Interest Magazine (California Mortgage Association, Fall, 2018)


Premier Commercial Real Estate Law Firm

The mission of Williams & Associates is to provide outstanding sophisticated legal work with a zealous commitment to client service. We are one of the premier boutique commercial real estate law firms in Los Angeles, serving the legal needs of many businesses in California and nationwide.

Our law firm represents:

  • Fortune 500 companies
  • Banks and other financial institutions
  • Entrepreneurs
  • High net worth individuals
  • Middle market companies
  • Governmental agencies
  • Real estate developers
  • Other commercial real estate interests

We provide representation on a range of legal transactions involving real property financing, real estate acquisition and disposition, real estate leasing and ground leasing, and general real estate, as well as business and commercial law transactions that are ancillary to the real estate practice.

The firm’s principal, Norma J. Williams, Esq. has also provided expert witnesses services in the area of commercial real estate transactions area and is available for expert witness engagements in that area.

Highly Regarded Firm And Accomplished Attorneys

We are a law firm dedicated exclusively to commercial real estate and business law. Our firm has been recognized and honored many times.

Our firm’s principal attorney, Norma J. Williams, has been a commercial real estate attorney for her entire career. She is recognized and is well-known in the national legal community due to her many contributions to the practice of real estate law and her high-quality client base.

Schedule A Meeting

Call us at 213-631-9201 to arrange a meeting with one of our experienced lawyers. If you prefer, you may send a message online using the secure form on our website. We will respond promptly.

Our law firm is located in downtown Los Angeles and serves local, state and national clients in commercial real estate and related business transactions.