Michael J. Bordy, A.P.L.C.

Michael J. Bordy, A.P.L.C.

An AV rated attorney for over 20 years, committed to representing small and mid-sized businesses and high net worth individuals in their business transactions and real estate financing and leasing transactions.

Firm Overview

Attorney Michael J. Bordy has built his law firm upon a strong tradition of providing California businesses results-oriented and timely solutions. He has 26 years of experience handling a variety of issues in business and corporate law and real estate. He is well known among his peers for his professionalism and ethics, having earned an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry.

Resolving complex legal situations takes more than just skill; it also requires diligence, experience and resources. In addition to his Juris Doctorate degree, Michael Bordy's education pursuant to his Ph.D. in cell biology endowed him with the research skills needed to understand a case's intricate nuances. Bordy is a transactional attorney, not a litigator or criminal attorney, and works hard to obtain the best possible results for you at the negotiating table.

Michael J. Bordy, A.P.L.C. regularly handles:
-Business transactions
-Real estate finance
-Intellectual property licensing
-Real estate leasing
-Environmental law

Achieving positive results:
Michael J. Bordy takes care in reviewing and documenting your business deals and in evaluating your form of business entity, including your articles of incorporation or organization, your bylaws, any shareholder or operating agreement you might need, and whatever else is necessary for your situation. He approaches each matter with careful precision and from multiple angles in order to maximize your success. The firm's clients challenge us every day, and Michael Bordy takes pride in overcoming those challenges.

Main Office

Main Office
1100 Glendon Avenue
Fl 15
Los Angeles, CA 90024


(310) 881-6829


(310) 881-6801


Office Information

Real Estate

Experienced Los Angeles real estate lawyer

Attorney Michael J. Bordy applies his extensive knowledge about property rights, real estate issues, finance and business to all areas of real estate law. With 26 years of experience in real estate law, he can help you with:
-Residential home sales transactions
-Commercial property sales transactions
-Homeowners associations
-Condominium law
-Landlord-tenant disputes
-Real estate contracts
-Eminent domain
-Zoning, land-use and building permits
-Boundary and easement disputes
-Title disputes

Real estate transaction attorney:
From offer to sale, he handles all aspects of buying and selling real estate and construction, so that you can feel confident about a smooth and precise transaction. Mr. Bordy can:
-Draft or review your sales contract
-Negotiate real estate agreements
-Review your lending documents
-Search and clear title
-Analyze your deal and rectify potential problems
-Handle land use, zoning and permitting
-Conduct your real estate closing

Real estate negotiator
Some disputes are better solved outside of the courtroom. Michael J. Bordy guides negotiations to protect your interests. By retaining an experienced mediator to strategize during the contract negotiation process, you can often prevent disputes from arising at a later stage in the real estate transaction. This can save time, costs and frustration.

Michael J. Bordy

Michael J. Bordy, A.P.L.C.


Mr. Bordy is AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas:
-Business transactions
-Real estate finance
-Intellectual property licensing
-Real estate leasing
-Environmental law

California, 1986

-University of Southern California Gould School of Law, J.D.,
-Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health,
Reproductive Biology, Post-Ph.D., 1983
-University of Kansas, Cell Biology, Ph.D., 1980
-Hamilton College, B.A., Government, 1974

Associations and memberships:
-Los Angeles County Bar Association (Section: Real Estate;
Environmental and Business; Vice-chair, 1997-1998 and Chair,
1998-1999, Real Estate Section)
-Beverly Hills Bar Association (Chair of Real Estate Law
Section, 1999-2000)
-Board of Governors, Beverly Hills Barristers, 1988-1990
-Instructor in Real Estate Law; Legal Secretary Training
Course; Instructor and Moderator for seminars on real estate
financing, loan documents and leasing, Lorman Education
Services; Instructor on leasing and buying and selling
businesses, Sterling Education Services; Instructor for
seminar on Drafting Commercial Real Estate Leases, National
Business Institute
-Los Angeles County Bar Association (Section: Real Estate; Environmental and Business)
-State Bar of California Bar Association
-American Bar Association (Section: Real Property; Estates and
Trusts; Business Section and Health Care)

Biographical details:
-Phi Alpha Delta
-Mellon Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellow
-Recipient, NIH Pre-Doctoral Scholarship
-Member, University of Southern California Journal of Law and
Environment, 1985-1986
-Author: "Discerning Novel Treatment from Novelty," 1985,
Cogitations on Law and Government
-Vice-Chair, National Jewish Law Students Association, 1985-
-Member, Board of Governors, Cedars-Sinai Health Center, 1994-
-Vice-Chair, Real Estate and Construction Division, 1999
-Member, Board of Directors, Los Angeles Jewish Federation, 2003


University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1986