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Marjorie J. Burchett Named a Finalist in Business Women of the Year Awards

November 23, 2020 Marjorie J. Burchett CGS3 Team
Marjorie J. Burchett Named A Finalist In Business Women Of The Year Awards

Marjorie Burchett, Partner

CGS3 Partner Recognized by Local Business Publication


SAN DIEGO (Nov. 23, 2020) – Crosbie Gliner Schiffman Southard & Swanson (CGS3) partner Marjorie J. Burchetthas been recognized as a finalist in the San Diego Business Journal’s “Business Women of the Year Awards” for 2020.

Each year, the San Diego Business Journal recognizes dynamic women business leaders who have contributed significantly to San Diego’s workplaces and communities, spotlighting both finalists and winners.

A long-recognized San Diego attorney, Burchett is active both professionally and in the community.

She has extensive expertise in mixed use, urban infill, master planned communities and condominium developments – all areas which are experiencing robust growth in San Diego County – and has specialized in subdivision processing with the California Department of Real Estate.

Previously with a partner with Withers Bergman LLP, she began her legal career at Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, where she became a partner. She continued as a partner when Luce merged with McKenna Long & Aldridge and when McKenna merged with Dentons US LLP.

Additionally, she is an active community leader – serving on multiple boards and committees, among them the YMCA San Diego Camps board of management, facilities/capital committee and Real Estate Task Force; the San Diego and California Building Industry Association, DRE committees; San Diego County Bar Association, Real Property Law Section and Bar Foundation, the Downtown San Diego Partnership, board of directors and co-chair of Women of the Partnership; and Lawyers Club San Diego. She also contributes her time each summer to Rancho Genesis, a camp for orphans in Ensenada, Mexico and serves on the Advisory Board of Genesis International Orphanage Foundation, its U.S. non-profit fundraising entity.

Earlier this year, she was installed as a member of Lambda Alpha International (LAI) – a global professional society devoted to the advancement of land economics.

About Crosbie Gliner Schiffman Southard & Swanson LLP (CGS3)

CGS3 is a new generation commercial real estate law firm with practice areas covering the full commercial real estate life cycle, including finance, acquisition/disposition, entity formation, tax, development, land use, leasing, distressed asset workouts and dispute resolution. Earning a reputation as one of California’s leading commercial real estate law firms, CGS3 has recruited some of the state’s top real estate attorneys from both large corporate firms and senior in-house positions. CGS3 is located at 12750 High Bluff Drive, Suite 250, San Diego, California 92130 and 10940 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 2200, Los Angeles, California 90024. For more information, visit

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