Team Gerson:

Van Nguyen

  • Rubik Cube Vanquisher

Van Nguyen has broad experience representing clients in commercial real estate and business transactions, with a focus on real estate financing. Ms. Nguyen has extensive experience working with large financial institutions and private lenders in complex financings involving multifamily residences, mixed-use assets, affordable housing, phased developments, and loans originating with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. 

Representative Matters

  • Ms. Nguyen represents large financial institutions and private lenders in her commercial real estate financing practice in making loans secured by multifamily and commercial real estate and for all character property.
  • Ms. Nguyen represents lenders originating Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac multifamily loans.
  • Ms. Nguyen represents borrowers in commercial real estate transactions.

Employment Background

  • Prior to joining GERSONLAW, Ms. Nguyen worked as an associate at Latham and Watkins and CGS3 Law. Ms. Nguyen has also worked as a Career Advisor at the University of San Diego, School of Law and in the Office of Presidential Personnel at the White House.

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of California
  • Military Spouse JD Network


  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law and Boalt Hall, JD
  • University of Melbourne, MA, High Honors
  • Yale University, BA, magna cum laude

Special Notes

  • Born and raised in San Diego.
  • Enjoys quilting, baking bread, and visiting museums.
  • Sailed 5 of the 7 seas.
  • Solves a Rubik’s Cube in under 90 seconds.
  • Hopes to solve a Rubik’s Cube under 60 seconds by the time you read this bio.