Zachary Schorr

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Real Estate Attorney in Los Angeles, CA

Schorr Law, A Professional Corporation
 | 1901 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 615
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Phone: 310-954-1877
Selected to Rising Stars: 2012 - 2016
Licensed Since: 2002
Practice Areas:
  • Real Estate: Business (80%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (10%),
  • Eminent Domain (10%),
  • General Litigation (0%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Zachary Schorr focuses his practice on real estate and business litigation, including commercial real estate litigation. An accomplished and well-known litigator, Mr. Schorr serves clients throughout Los Angeles and elsewhere in California, with his law firm, Schorr Law, A Professional Corporation.

After earning a degree in political science and graduating cum laude from the University of California, Los Angeles, Mr. Schorr subsequently earned a law degree from the University of California, Davis, School of Law. Mr. Schorr also completed legal tax classes at the University of San Diego School of Law.

Mr. Schorr is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central, Southern and Eastern Districts of California and the Supreme Court of California.

Early in his career, Mr. Schorr worked for then-Vice President Al Gore, serving on the community empowerment board at the White House, where he helped create policies for revitalizing inner cities through tax incentives. Mr. Schorr also worked at two other law firms before founding his own firm in 2005.

Throughout his legal career, Mr. Schorr has recovered numerous multimillion-dollar settlements and verdicts on behalf of his clients. In one case, he led his client to a judgment of more than $4.6 million.

Mr. Schorr has served as a presenter at professional seminars and conferences around the nation, such as the National Business Institute Seminars, Loyola Brownbag Lunch Series and Foundations of American Law. He is also frequently quoted in mass media publications and has authored several articles for publications, including the Wall Street Journal, FOX Business, U.S. News & World Report, Hollywood Weekly and various regional newspapers. He has also appeared on national television programs such as “ABC Nightline”, “Dr. Phil”, and "ABC World News Tonight" where he discussed real estate and business matters, and provided legal commentary.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Real Estate (80%): Condominiums & Cooperatives, Landlord/Tenant, Mortgage & Refinance, Short Sale

Estate Planning & Probate (10%): Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Eminent Domain (10%)

General Litigation (0%): Litigation

Focus Areas

Condominiums & Cooperatives, Landlord/Tenant, Mortgage & Refinance, Short Sale, Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills, Litigation


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Rising Stars: 2012 - 2016

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About Zachary Schorr

Admitted: 2002, California

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Honors and Awards:

  • Real Estate Litigation Attorney of the Year in California, Corporate INTL, 2017
  • Real Estate Litigation Attorney of the Year in California, Corporate INTL, 2016
  • Law Firm 500 Award Honorees List of America’s Fastest Growing Law Firms, Law Firm 500, 2016
  • Lead Counsel Rating in Civil Litigation, Lead Counsel Review Board, 2016
  • Southern California Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2012-2016

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Beverly Hills Bar Association, 2011
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, 2011
  • United States District Court for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Central Districts of California
  • California Supreme Court
  • California State and Federal Courts

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • Successfully defeated a fraud/non-disclosure claim arising of the the sale of real property in Sierra Madre by arbitrating the matter and obtaining an arbitration award in Mr. Schorr's client's favor.
  • $1.5 Million jury trial win for his client in a lawsuit against the City of Malibu, its City Attorney and the City Councilmen for issues relating to the Coastal Commission and permitting process for building property on Point Dume.
  • $2 Million valued judgment for obtaining title by adverse possession in a co-tenancy lawsuit concerning property in the Hancock Park neighborhood of Los Angeles.
  • $4.6 Million fraud judgment against a real estate developer and his attorney arising out of the fraudulent sale of vacant land to be developed near Santa Clarita.
  • 12-0 Jury trial win for Mr. Schorr's client in a non-disclosure/fraud case involving the sale of an airplane.


  • Negotiated a $12 million commercial real estate loan and terms of personal guarantee for commercial property in Orange County, California., 2012

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • KNX 1070 CBS Radio: Provided legal commentary on a matter regarding a couple who bought the "American Horror Story" house and were suing the seller for failure to disclosure things., 2018



  • Timely discussion of both commercial and residential real estate litigation issues., Land & Lease: Los Angeles Real Estate Attorney Blog, Real Estate Litigation

Educational Background:

  • University of California at Los Angeles, Bachelor of Arts degree, Political Science, cum laude, 1998
  • University of San Diego School of Law, Post-Graduate Legal Tax Classes
Office Location for Zachary Schorr

1901 Avenue of the Stars
Suite 615
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Phone: 310-954-1877


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Last Updated: 3/12/2018

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