David Sanchez handles secured lending transactions, corporate and securities law matters, business acquisitions and sales and other business transactions. Mr. Sanchez formerly practiced with the Wall Street firm of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan and with Buchalter, Nemer, Fields & Younger in Los Angeles. He also successfully completed a special assignment as temporary in-house counsel in Wells Fargo Bank’s Commercial Law Department. Mr. Sanchez is a 1987 graduate of Stanford Law School and received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University in 1984.
Mr. Sanchez was appointed to the California State Bar’s Uniform Commercial Code Committee, on which he served for three years, and is a long-standing member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association's Commercial Law Committee. As a member of the State Bar’s Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies Committee, Mr. Sanchez drafted revisions to the California Corporations Code concerning business mergers. He also served on the drafting committee for the State Bar’s “Report on Legal Opinions Regarding California Limited Liability Companies.” Mr. Sanchez has taught seminars and university classes on business law topics, including business acquisitions and corporate finance, and has published articles regarding securities law matters.
Mr. Sanchez is AV® peer review rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible ranking for professional ethics and legal ability. For each of the past five years, Law & Politics Magazine recognized Mr. Sanchez as among the top 5% of Southern California attorneys in the field of Banking Law. This designation as a “Super Lawyer” is reserved for those attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement and is based on a rigorous vetting process involving a survey of experienced attorneys, independent research, peer interviews, and review by a blue ribbon panel of preeminent lawyers in the field.