Team Gerson:

Kristin Ward Miller

  • 3,699th fittest woman (40-44) in the world, CrossFit Open 2022.

Kristin Ward Miller focuses her practice on commercial real estate and business transactions, with a focus on property acquisitions and dispositions, leasing, and real estate finance.

Representative Matters

  • Represents buyers and sellers in commercial real estate purchase and sale transactions.
  • Represents landlords and tenants in commercial lease transactions.
  • Represents ground lessors and ground lessees in commercial ground lease transactions.
  • Represents exchanges in IRS Section 1031 tax-deferred real estate exchange transactions.
  • Represents financial institutions and borrowers in loan transactions secured by commercial real estate.
  • Represents developers in commercial condominium conversion projects.
  • Formation of legal entities and management of corporate compliance.

Employment Background

  • Prior to joining GERSONLAW, Ms. Miller was a shareholder at G10 Law and, prior to that, an associate in the finance department at Latham & Watkins LLP.

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • North County Bar Association


  • University of San Diego, School of Law, LL.M. in Taxation, Cum Laude
  • Pepperdine University, School of Law, JD, Magna Cum Laude
  • Northwestern University, BS

Special Notes

  • Order of the Coif, Pepperdine University, School of Law
  • NCAA Division I Platform and Springboard Diver, Northwestern University (1999-2003)