Ervin Cohen & Jessup partner Joan Velazquez are among the preeminent female executives in Los Angeles

THE ANGEL, June 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Ervin Cohen & Jessup LLP (ECJ) partner and co-chair of its Real Estate Practice Joan B. Velazquez was selected as a nominee for the Woman to Watch Award and featured in the Los Angeles Business Journal special. The Women’s Leadership Awards 2021 honor the savvy and influential women leaders in the The angel Community.

“Joan is a remarkable problem solver and a proven deal maker who never loses sight of her clients’ business goals,” said Co-Managing Partner Randy Leff. “She understands her role in minimizing her clients’ legal risks while enabling them to take advantage of any business opportunity.”

Velazquez represents property owners, developers, investors, lenders, contractors and asset managers in connection with a variety of projects including the acquisition, financing, development, rental, management and sale of commercial real estate. After more than structured, documented and completed a billion dollars of the financing transactions of the last few years, she supports customers with distressed properties in the successful restructuring of existing debts. In addition, her tax background gives her a competitive advantage in structuring deals so that she can increase net returns for her clients.

In 2021, Velazquez was recognized by Best Lawyers in America and SuperLawyers. She got her JD from the University of Southern California Law Center, where she worked as an attorney for the Honorable Judge Otto Kaus.

Information on the Women’s Leadership Awards program can be found here

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