Ms. Jerhoff is Senior Counsel to the firm. She specializes in the retail leasing of both commercial space and ground leases, as well as the purchase and sale of commercial property and big box development.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Jerhoff was Counsel for The Home Depot, Inc. for 6 years where she oversaw all real estate legal matters for the company’s 13-state Western Division including new store property purchases and leases, land use, construction, environmental and general development matters. She also handled the disposition of excess property and property management of the existing Home Depot stores in that division.
Prior to joining The Home Depot, Ms. Jerhoff was Associate General Counsel for Gap, Inc. in the Real Estate Law group, where she was involved in all aspects of new store development for The Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic and their outlet divisions as well as property management for the company’s existing units. During her 6-year career at Gap, Inc. she negotiated leases and related documents with national shopping center developers, handled construction related matters and resolved a wide range of real estate-related disputes.
Prior to Gap, Inc., Ms. Jerhoff was Associate Counsel for Doubletree Hotels, specializing in real estate and general corporate matters. While in private practice, Ms. Jerhoff represented a major bank in connection with its real estate lending issues including analyzing potential claims against defaulting borrowers.