Michael Alvarado

Chief Legal Officer – FivePoint

Michael Alvarado is FivePoint’s Chief Legal Officer. Alvarado actively manages all legal affairs for FivePoint, as well as managing FivePoint’s risk management and human resource functions. His role includes overseeing the sales process for residential and commercial land sales within the communities owned and managed by FivePoint.

Before joining FivePoint in 2011, Alvarado was a real estate attorney at Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP for 19 years, where he was a Partner and managed the firm’s Orange County real estate practice group. At the firm, he represented public and private real estate companies, operators, and financial institutions in real estate development, investment, sale, leasing and financing transactions throughout the country. Alvarado has been a guest lecturer at the USC Gould School of Law. He is a member of the California and Orange County Bar Associations and served for many years on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors for NAIOP SoCal, the leading commercial real estate development trade association in Los Angeles and Orange counties.