Prior to joining Pircher, Nichols & Meeks, Najera was a summer associate at Lazard Frères & Co., where he developed valuation skills working on client purchases. Among other projects, Najera performed market analysis and worked with senior staff in developing positioning strategy for high-profile clients. He was a summer associate at Munger Tolles & Olson, where he gained valuable due diligence experience. Najera was also a summer associate at Pircher, Nichols & Meeks in 2011.
Najera received his M.B.A. in June 2013 from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Anderson School of Management, where he graduated with honors in the top two percent of his class, earning him the J. Fred Weston award for academic excellence. He was also involved with the Anderson Real Estate Association and the Investment Finance Association. He completed his J.D. studies at the UCLA School of Law in June 2013, where he received the Murray Scholarship Award. Additionally, he was a member of the Business Law Association, Real Estate Law Association and the La Raza Law Student Organization. He graduated summa cum laude from UCLA in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in business economics and a minor in accounting. His excellent accounting ability earned him the Student Accounting Society Award for High Achievement.
About Pircher, Nichols & Meeks
Founded in 1983, Pircher, Nichols & Meeks is a national real estate law firm with a diversified real estate practice, which also includes litigation, bankruptcy, tax and corporate matters. The firm maintains offices in Los Angeles and Chicago. For additional information, please visit www.pircher.com.