Hill, Farrer & Burrill LLP

Attorney

Whitney B. Kringel

Associate

Hill, Farrer & Burrill LLP
One California Plaza
300 So. Grand Avenue, 37th Floor
Los Angeles, California 90071-3147

  • (213) 621-0830 - Direct
  • (213) 620-0460 - General
  • (213) 624-4840 - Fax
Summary

WHITNEY B. KRINGEL practices in the areas of corporate and real estate transactional matters and litigation.  Her real estate practice focuses on leasing, purchases and sales, and title, easement, and property tax issues.  In the corporate realm, Ms. Kringel assists clients with the formation or conversion of corporate entities, as well as corporate acquisitions and dispositions.  Ms. Kringel also represents both plaintiffs and defendants in various types of litigation matters.

Extended Bio

WHITNEY B. KRINGEL’s practice includes both corporate and real estate transactional matters and litigation.  Her real estate practice focuses on leasing, purchases and sales, and title, easement, and property tax issues.  In the corporate realm, Ms. Kringel assists clients with the formation or conversion of corporate entities, as well as corporate acquisitions and dispositions.  Ms. Kringel also represents both plaintiffs and defendants in various types of litigation matters.

Ms. Kringel joined Hill, Farrer & Burrill in 2005 after earning her Juris Doctor degree from the Gould School of Law at the University of Southern California.  She was admitted to the California bar in 2005 and has also been admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Central and Southern Districts of California.

Representative Matters

Employee Action for Breach of Contract

Represented former employees of tax-services company in a breach-of-contract action against the company; obtained favorable settlement.

Stock Sale of Waterworks Company

Negotiated and documented the sale of all of the stock in a waterworks company to employees of the company.

Stock Purchase of Corporation

Represented purchaser of the stock of a corporation that operates a foreign-language school.

Condemnation of Real Property and Replacement

Represented manufacturing company in connection with potential condemnation of real property by City Redevelopment Agency; negotiated and drafted complicated long-term ground sublease on replacement property.

Hospital Employment Defense

Assisted with the defense of various doctors and hospitals against lawsuits for employment-related claims such as sexual harassment and failure to reasonably accommodate a disability.

Commercial/Industrial Property Leases

Negotiated and drafted leases and subleases for multi-tenant commercial/industrial properties.