Steve Williford

Of Counsel

Experience

Steve Williford is Of Counsel at MCLLP. Prior to joining MCLLP, Mr. Williford practiced law at the major Los Angeles-based law firms of Latham & Watkins LLP and Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP, where he represented private equity funds, conduit and balance sheet lenders, borrowers, developers and institutional and non-institutional investors and operators in all areas of real estate, including the purchase and sale of vacant land, office buildings, apartment buildings, hotels and resorts, shopping centers and other commercial and residential properties; construction, permanent, securitized, mezzanine and preferred equity financing; loan and equity restructurings, “workouts” and real property foreclosures; the purchase and sale of secured real estate loans; the formation of joint ventures; sale-leaseback transactions; and commercial leasing and subleasing.

Education

Mr. Williford earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in History, Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude, from the University of California, Los Angeles. Mr. Williford then earned his Juris Doctor degree from UCLA School of Law.

Mr. Williford is admitted to practice in the State of California.