Marlena Schultz

Special Counsel

I guide clients through complex real estate and finance transactions, allowing them to focus on what lies ahead.

+1 415 693 2001

Marlena C. Schultz has handled a broad range of transactional real estate and finance-oriented projects, with an emphasis on project finance transactions, the acquisition and disposition of commercial real estate, secured lending, commercial leasing and real estate joint venture and equity fund investments. She has particular experience in the cleantech industry, where she has represented project lenders and developers in connection with many different types of projects ranging from traditional solar and wind farms to implementing advanced energy storage and energy efficiency systems.

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  • HG Insights sale to Riverwood Capital Partners 

  • Mitsui Invests In FirstElement Fuel and Partners With Proterra 

  • RBmedia Sells to KKR  

  • NVIDIA Secures $380 Million Synthetic Lease for New Headquarters 




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  • George Washington University Law School
    JD, with honors, 2009

  • Duke University
    BA, with distinction, 2004

Admissions & Credentials


New York


  • State Bar of California

  • American Bar Association

  • New York State Bar Association

  • Lawyers Club of San Diego

Rankings & Accolades

    Casa Cornelia Law Center: Pro Bono Publico Award (2015)


+1 415 693 2001 office

101 California Street
5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111-5800