Craig H. Edgecumbe


Mr. Edgecumbe received his J.D. with Honors from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree with Honors from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he majored in finance. Mr. Edgecumbe is a member of the Real Estate Section of the State Bar of California. He has been published on real estate and other legal issues, and has been a lecturer and moderator for the State Bar on real estate and related issues.


Mr. Edgecumbe has extensive experience in all aspects of land planning (subdivision map, survey review, land assembly), preparation of purchase agreements, options, commercial loan transactions including preparation of opinion letters on the enforceability of loan documents. He has vast experience in the review, examination and negotiation of all aspects of real estate title matters, formation of entities for the purchase, holding, development or sale of real property, including corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships.

Seminars and Speaking Engagements

Mr. Edgecumbe is a long time moderator and speaker for the Lorman Education Services on topics such as real estate sales, development and fundamentals of title policies. He is also the moderator and speaker for the California State Bar on real estate and related issues.

General Information

Areas of Practice

Commercial Real Estate, Leasing, Joint Ventures, Acquisitions and Dispositions, Title Analysis and all Due Diligence Requirements

Published Works

Co-Author, "What Shopping Center Managers Should Know About Chapter 11 Bankruptcies"
International Council of Shopping Centers


Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California J.D.
Honors: With Honors
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
Bachelor of Science
Honors: With Honors

Representative Clients

AutoNation, Power Automotive Group, TrizecHahn, Merle Norman Cosmetics, Weyerhauser Venture Company, Continental Development Corporation, The Irvine Company, Boot Barn Inc.

Classes/Seminars Taught

Lecturer, "Secured Real Property Transactions", California Continuing Education of the Bar
Moderator, "Commercial Real Property Lease Practice", California Continuing Education of the Bar
Speaker, "Real Estate Closings in California", Lorman Educational Services
Speaker, "Title Insurance Practices", Lorman Educational Services

Honors and Awards

Rated "AV" and "Preeminent" by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory

Professional Associations and Memberships

State Bar California, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Real Property Section

Past Employment Positions

Real Property Resources, Inc., General Counsel and Executive Vice President
Collins, Gleason and Kinney, Partner/Associate
Los Angeles County, Deputy District Attorney.