Garrett L. Hanken

Fax 310-201-2307


Garrett Hanken’s practice focuses primarily on representing property owners in disputes or potential disputes related to investment in, acquisition or sale of, development of, or ownership and operation of real estate and real estate oriented businesses.

Gary has particular experience in disputes between owners of real estate oriented business entities and in land use, environmental review, and eminent domain litigation.

Charitable & Civic Involvement

  • Former Co-chair of Church and Synagogue Associates (CASA), a non-profit corporation formed by St. Matthew’s Church and University Synagogue to build, co-own, and operate a multi-family low income apartment building in the downtown Los Angeles area


Bar Admissions

  • California

Court Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States District Court for the Central, Northern, Southern, and Eastern Districts of California


  • Stanford University School of Law  (J.D., Order of the Coif, 1973)
  • University of Redlands  (B.A., summa cum laude, 1970)
    • English