Anthony A. Arostegui

Anthony A. Arostegui


Anthony A. Arostegui


With over 25 years of experience in handling diverse business and real estate transactions, Tony Arostegui is highly skilled and accomplished at structuring, negotiating and documenting complex transactions including the acquisition and divestment of real estate, commercial leasing, secured and unsecured commercial financing and construction contracts.

Tony’s clients include real estate investors, developers, landlords, tenants, lenders, borrowers, venture capital firms, private and governmental parties, receivers and trustees, and asset and property managers.


Real Estate Transactions

  • Represented the owner in the sale of several office properties located in Northern California consistently of approximately 340,000 square feet.
  • Represented a landlord in connection with a lease to a school of pharmacy.
  • Represented a national medical supply distributor in various office/warehouse leases.
  • Represented a health care organization in connection with the financing, entitlement, development, construction and leasing of several medical office buildings and hospitals in Northern California.
  • Represented an investor in connection with the acquisition of a substantial portfolio of retail properties in Southern California.
  • Represented a national developer in connection with an approximately 43,000 square foot office building lease to the State of California.
  • Represented a governmental tenant in connection with a 57,000 square foot office lease.
  • Represented developer in the disposition of entitled land, office, multi-family and retail projects valued at approximately $350 Million.
  • Represented trade association in the exchange of one office building for another office building in downtown Sacramento, California.
  • Represented a foreign government in connection with the acquisition of an office building for use as a consulate.
  • Represented retail developer in connection with the acquisition, development, financing and leasing of several anchored shopping centers in Northern California.
  • Represented a residential real estate developer in connection with the acquisition of approximately 1,200 acres of land for residential development.
  • Represented governmental entity in connection with a build-to-suit ground lease for a new administration building.
  • Represented a seller in the sale of a portfolio fast food restaurants.
  • Represented a retail developer in connection with various leases to big box, national retail tenants.
  • Represented an institutional lender, as landlord, in connection with the leasing of office space to a large regional law firm.

Loan Transactions

  • Represented a lender in connection with an office condominium conversion project.
  • Represented a lender in connection with the funding of various acquisition, development and construction loans secured by real estate in Northern California.
  • Represented real estate developer in connection with the negotiation of forbearance and extension agreements with two secured lenders concerning approximately $250 Million of mortgage debt.
  • Represented debtor in possession with respect to the refinancing of approximately $35 Million to consolidate and retire existing indebtedness.
  • Represented borrower in connection with a loan workout concerning approximately $26 Million of mortgage and mezzanine loans secured by real estate in Napa, California.
  • Represented a bank, as collateral trustee, in connection with an $800 Million+ credit facility for a real estate development project in Northern California.
  • Represented a bank in connection with various asset-based loans to industrial manufacturers.
  • Represented a lender in connection with the acquisition of a $100 Million + participation interest in residential mortgage backed securities.
  • Represented the borrower in connection with a real estate secured credit facility of $350 Million for properties in US and Canada.

Professional, Community And Pro Bono Involvement

  • Fellow, American College of Mortgage Attorneys
  • Member, Lambda Alpha International
  • Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP)
    • National Forum on Capital Markets Former Member and National Board Member, 2008-2010
    • Former President and Former Board Member, Sacramento Valley Chapter of NAIOP
  • Former Executive Committee Member and Current Member, State Bar of California, Real Property Section
  • Past President, Sacramento County Bar Association, Real Property Section
  • Participated as a member of the board, president, committee member or event planner or supporter for various local charitable organizations including, YMCA, United Way, KVIE, Camp Okizu, Sacramento Opera Association, Sacramento Ballet, Loaves and Fishes, and Sacramento Food Bank
  • Presenter for various CEB and State Bar Real Property Section sponsored seminars on topics related to leasing, purchase and sale ad financing of real estate

Honors And Rankings

  • AV Preeminent® Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, 1997-present
  • Super Lawyers, Northern California Super Lawyer, Real Estate, 2012-2014
  • Sacramento Magazine, Top Lawyer, Real Estate, 2015-2018 

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