Allen Matkins Partner Spencer B. Kallick Named Operating Partner of the Firm’s Century City Office

Rising Star Land Use and Real Estate Attorney is the Youngest-Ever Office Operating Partner at Allen Matkins

LOS ANGELES–Allen Matkins, a California-based full service real estate and business law firm, announced today that partner Spencer B. Kallick was named Operating Partner of the firm’s Century City office. Spencer, the youngest attorney at the firm to ever hold this position, is a prominent land use and real estate attorney who has built a robust practice representing high-profile clients.

“Spencer embodies the type of leadership and core values that are most important to Allen Matkins and its clients. He is respected by his colleagues and clients for his sound judgement and dynamic ability to solve problems. I am confident Spencer is going to drive our firm’s success into the future,” says Jeffrey R. Patterson, Managing Partner.

Spencer’s practice focuses on land use entitlement and real estate transactions for the nation’s key real estate and business players. As a former assistant city attorney handling land use matters, Spencer leverages his deep understanding of the land use process and long-standing relationships at the city, county, state, and federal levels, to resolve issues quickly and close transactions smoothly. Clients appreciate Spencer’s ability to create consensus among the variety of players often involved in land use entitlements and real estate deals. Spencer will utilize his keen understanding of people and processes to help drive the Century City office into the next generation.

“I am humbled to lead the Century City office. Our top-ranked attorneys and dedicated staff are the best in their fields. I feel a deep sense of responsibility to continue to support and grow our well-established team,” says Kallick.


Allen Matkins, founded in 1977, is a California-based law firm with more than 200 attorneys in five offices across the major metropolitan areas of California: Century City, Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, and San Francisco. The firm’s areas of focus include real estate, construction, land use, environmental, and natural resources; corporate and securities, real estate and commercial finance, bankruptcy, restructurings and creditors’ rights, joint ventures, and tax; labor and employment; and trials, litigation, risk management, and alternative dispute resolution.