Zachary Schorr

Zachary Schorr

Lead Trial Attorney
(310) 954-1877
zschorr@schorr-law.com

Awards
Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2012-2016


Corporate INTL's"Real Estate Litigation

Lawyer of the Year in California 2016-2017"

AVVO:
Superb rating and Client's Choice Awards

Law Firm 500 Honoree

REAL ESTATE ATTORNEY LOS ANGELES

Zachary D. Schorr is known as one of the Best Real Estate Attorneys in Los Angeles. Mr. Schorr leads Schorr Law’s team of attorneys in a very active real estate law firm in Southern California. He is an experienced Los Angeles real estate attorney and litigator who enjoys the litigation process and trials.

Mr. Schorr initially gained his experience in law by working in a well-known national law firm, while later honing his skills at a well-respected real estate and entertainment boutique law firm. In the winter of 2005, Mr. Schorr founded Schorr Law, A Professional Corporation with the goal of providing a firm with expertise in a highly focused subject matter: real estate.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Schorr earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science cum laude from the University of California at Los Angeles, and his Juris Doctorate from the University of California at Davis, School of Law. Mr. Schorr also worked for the Clinton White House for Vice President Gore in the Community Empowerment Board helping develop policy for redeveloping inner cities through tax incentives. During law school, Mr. Schorr was a judicial extern for the Honorable Sabrina McKenna in the 22nd Division of the Hawaii Superior Court.

SUCCESSES

Throughout his years of practice, Mr. Schorr has developed a track record of successes, including:

  • $4.618 million fraud judgment against a real estate developer, attorney and construction company;
  • A jury verdict resulting in $2.5 million payment to his client;
  • Obtained a judgment for adverse possession 100% in favor of his client against Schorr Law’s client’s previous co-tenant concerning an approximately  $4 Million Hancock Park property after a 3 week bench trial.
  • A jury verdict in favor all five of his clients in a multiparty real estate litigation;
  • A complete defense verdict (12-0) on all claims after a lengthy jury trial involving the sale of an airplane;
  • An arbitration award in favor of clients being sued for alleged failure to disclosure in connection with real property with no money awarded to the claimant;
  • Resolution of an ownership dispute involving over $25 million;
  • Successfully Negotiated the Terms of a $10 Million  estate financing deal;
  • Successfully defeated a $2.775 million dollar claim for specific performance for the sale of a 9 unit apartment building in Redondo Beach;
  • Obtained summary judgment in action to partition jointly owned real property;
  • Numerous judgments for quiet title clearing old liens; and
  • Numerous large settlements for his clients, over $10 million in dispute in 2014 alone.

IN THE MEDIA

Mr. Schorr is also widely known in the media. He appeared on the Dr. Phil Show, where Dr. Phil asked him to provide legal commentary on the real estate situation his guests were facing. Mr. Schorr also provided legal commentary on ABC Nightline, and most recently on ABC World News Tonight with David Muir.

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

As an experienced California real estate attorney, Mr. Schorr speaks at a lot of seminars covering various areas of real estate law. Some of the seminars he has participated in are:

  • Loyola Law Brownbag Lunch Series: Provided a forum for Loyola Law students to learn about the Real Estate Law practice area.
  • National Business Institute: Airbnb, VRBO, and other Short-term Lease Agreements
  • National Business Institute: Title Law: A to Z.
  • Law Seminars International: Negotiating Common Area Maintenance Provisions In Commercial Leases
  • National Judicial Review, Inc: Buyers and Sellers Beware: California Residential Purchase and Sale Agreement
  • Loyola Law: Foundations of American Law: Gave a lecture about Property Law to Loyola’s Master of Legal Studies Students.
  • USC Real Estate Law and Business Class: Presented a lecture to USC students on Deeds, Land Descriptions, Surveys, and Boundary Disputes.  

AWARDS/ RECOGNITIONS

Zachary D. Schorr is well recognized as being one of the top and leading Real Estate Attorneys in Los Angeles and in California. The awards and recognitions that he has received show how dedicated he is to being a leading real estate attorney and achieving the best possible results for all of his Clients:

  • Southern California Super Lawyers (Rising Stars): 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012.
  • Super Lawyers Top 100 Rising Stars: 2016
  • Corporate INTL Real Estate Litigation Attorney of the Year in California: 2017, 2016
  • Expertise.com Named Schorr Law as one of the Top 20 Real Estate Law Firms in Los Angeles: 2017.
  • Investopedia named Zachary Schorr as one of The 5 Best Real Estate Lawyers in Los Angeles: 2016.
  • Law Firm 500 Named Schorr Law as one of the Fastest Growing Law Firms in America in 2016.
  • AVVO Client’s Choice Award, and AVVO Top Rated Attorney (10.0).

PUBLICATIONS

FEATURED QUOTES

RECOGNITIONS

RECENT TV APPEARANCES

Zachary D. Schorr's Expert Appearance
on the Dr. Phil Show
Zachary D. Schorr's Appearance as a Legal Commentator on ABC's Nightline
Zachary D. Schorr's Appearance as a Legal Commentator on ABC's World News Tonight With David Muir
Zachary D. Schorr’s Hollywood Weekly Feature
Business Innovator’s Radio Interview of Zachary D. Schorr
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