In 2008 he was given the “Spirit of CEB” award by the Continuing Education of the Bar and the University of California “for his generous contribution to CEB and his service to the profession.” He was also the 2010 Outstanding Real Estate Lawyer Award Recipient awarded by the Los Angeles County Bar Association Real Property Section and was a consultant to the CEB on its book entitled “Ground Lease Practice,” Second Edition. In 2011 he was elected a Fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers. He was also awarded the CRE designation by the Counselors of Real Estate, an international organization of real estate advisors.

In 2013 he was the co-recipient of the first Real Property Person of the Year Award issued by the State Bar of California, Real Property Section, for advancing California’s real estate industry.