San Francisco, CA (January 2, 2019). Valence Law expands its commercial real estate practice with the addition of Valerie Blair McDermott, who joins the Firm as a Senior Attorney.
Valerie has extensive experience in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, with a particular emphasis on commercial lease and sublease transactions for office, retail and industrial properties. Her clients appreciate not only the depth and breadth of her experience, but also her practical and solution-oriented approach to the practice of law.
“We are delighted to welcome Valerie to the Valence Team,” said Krista Kim, the Firm’s Principal Attorney. “Valerie’s addition will allow us to maintain our commitment to providing our clients with the highest caliber of expertise and to ensure that we continue to be as accessible and responsive as our clients expect and deserve.”
Prior to joining Valence, Valerie practiced commercial real estate law at several top law firms throughout the Bay Area. Valerie earned her J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law and her B.A. from Claremont McKenna College.