Ryan K. Hirota
Ryan Hirota is chair of the firm's Commercial Real Estate Department and brings over 25 years of experience in real estate litigation and counseling.
also has broad experience handling complex civil litigation matters involving breach of contract, partnership disputes, and other business torts.
is involved in all aspects of litigation and dispute resolution, representing a broad range of clients, including agents, brokers, landlords, owners, tenants, management companies, developers, landowners, homebuilders, contractors and other small to mid-size companies.
has tried dozens of real estate cases as lead counsel for both plaintiffs and defendants, and has a track record of success representing clients in state and federal courts, mediations, arbitrations and before regulatory agencies.
also assists clients in negotiating and documenting transactions, including leases, mortgage transactions, easements, foreclosures and other agreements, as well as collection matters.
provides litigation and counseling services in several key areas, including:
Prior to joining Berger Kahn, Ryan was a name partner at Weiss Hirota & Associates in Long Beach.
has presided as a Judge Pro Tem for the Long Beach Superior Court