Andrew Demirchyan is an associate in the Real Estate group in San Francisco. Andrew represents developers, owners and financial institutions in a broad range of complex commercial real estate transactions, including secured lending, commercial leasing, acquisitions and dispositions.
Prior to joining Allen Matkins, Andrew was the Deputy White House Liaison for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, an appointed position by the White House where he was Senior Advisor to Secretary Julián Castro for presidential personnel and appointments. As liaison, Andrew supported both the president's and secretary's leadership of HUD, and guided HUD's political leadership through political and legal aspects of transitioning to a new administration.
While in law school, Andrew was a Vetting Legal Intern at the White House, where he assisted with vetting President Obama's Executive Branch nominees/appointees, with a focus on national security agencies. Andrew prepared recommendations to the president on presidential appointments and personnel actions, as well as federal clemency petitions. He also assisted with drafting Obama Administration transition documents.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Andrew Demirchyan