Creative Representation | Expert Litigation

Contact Information

Main: 415.956.1900


Fax: 415.956.1152


LinkedIn: Mark E. Daspit


Practice Areas


Creighton University of Law, J.D. 1997

Carroll College, B.A (Political Science), 1993

Professional Affiliations

International Council of Shopping Centers

Bar Admissions

State Bar of Wisconsin


Mark Daspit is Senior Counsel to the firm. He specializes in commercial real estate law, focusing on retail leasing, representing Ulta Salon, Cosmetics and Fragrances, Luxottica (including Sunglass Hut, LensCrafters, and Oakley), Gap (including Athleta and Old Navy), and P.F. Chang’s. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Daspit was in-house counsel for five years for Ross Dress for Less where he negotiated leases for Ross and dd’s discounts; Brown Shoe, where he negotiated leases for six years for Famous Footwear, Factory Brand Shoes, and Naturalizer; and DDR, where he negotiated small and big store retail leases for the developer.

Representative Matters

Mr. Daspit has significant experience representing both tenants and landlords in transactions relating to their retail lease portfolios.