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Pillsbury Pillsbury Pillsbury
Los Angeles
725 South Figueroa Street
Suite 2800
Los Angeles, CA 90017-5406
Tel. +1.213.488.7111
Fax. +1.213.608.3737

San Francisco
Four Embarcadero Center
22nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111-5998
Tel. +1.415.983.1809
Fax. +1.415.983.1200
State of California
J.D., Pepperdine University School of Law, 1984
cum laude, Moot Court Honor Board; Note and Comment Editor, Pepperdine Law Review
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1981
with honors


James M. Rishwain, Jr.

James M. Rishwain, Jr.
Firm Chair

In Order to Win, You Must Participate
Source: California Real Estate Journal
Author: James M. Rishwain, Jr.
December 2008
Perspectives on Real Estate
Authors: James M. Rishwain, Jr., Deborah B. Baum, Scott E. Barat, James P. Bobotek, William C. F. Kurz, Angela M. Yates, Roger C. Roy Jr., Christopher B. Leopold, Jr., Warren U. Lehrenbaum, David Tabibian, Wendelin A. White
The 15th edition of Pillsbury's Perspectives on Real Estate Newsletter features several articles written by members of Pillsbury's Real Estate section. Topics include Participating Mortgages, Real Estate Workouts, Real Estate Outsourcing, Eminent Domain, Greenwashing, CDARS- the Certificate of Deposit Account Registry Service, California Foreclosure Reform Law and Using Construction Engineers.
Commentary: Identifying Trends Helps Keep Client Teams Effective
Author: James M. Rishwain, Jr.
Jim Rishwain, Chair of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, authored this article which originally appeared on, August 22, 2007.
February 2006
When A Lender Becomes An Owner, Builder & Developer
Authors: James M. Rishwain, Jr., Douglas A. Praw
November 2005
I Want To Hold Your Land, Pillsbury on Real Estate
Author: James M. Rishwain, Jr.
Fall 2005
Pillsbury on Real Estate
Authors: James M. Rishwain, Jr., John Engel, Robert B. Robbins, Deborah B. Baum, Peter G. Freeman, Robert M. Haight, Ryan D. Staley, Douglas A. Praw, Lee C. Carter, Michael G. Silver, William A. Wilcox Jr.
Spring 2005
Pillsbury on Real Estate
Authors: Laura E. Hannusch, James M. Rishwain, Jr., Ryan D. Staley; Robert M. Haight; Tuan A. Pham, Gary Downs, Christine A. Scheuneman
This edition features several articles written by members of Pillsbury's Real Estate Section. Topics include affordable housing, litigation, transit-oriented development and a brief narrative on what the April 2005 merger means to Pillsbury's Real Estate Section.Edited By: Robert Haight, James Rishwain, Barry Langman and Ryan Staley.
Fall 2004
Pillsbury on Real Estate
Authors: James M. Rishwain, Jr., Mark E. Elliott, Jason A. Hobson; Ryan D. Staley; Lewis G. Feldman; Robert M. Haight; Kent S. Nevins, Douglas A. Praw; Amy E. Gaylord
July/August 2004
Protecting Possession: Subtenants need to know their rights in the event of a sublandlord's bankruptcy
Source: Commercial Investment Real Estate
Author: James M. Rishwain, Jr.
Spring 2004
Pillsbury on Real Estate
Authors: Robert C. Herr, James M. Rishwain, Jr., Christine A. Scheuneman, D. van Hoften, C. Harcourt, P. Henigan, B. Langman, D. Praw
Fall 2003
Pillsbury on Real Estate
Authors: Ronald E. Van Buskirk, James M. Rishwain, Jr., Norman F. Carlin, Wendy Theophilos Coleman; Matthew E. Cudrin; L. Elizabeth Strahlstrom; Max Friedman
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