Suzanne Cherot

Ms. Cherot focuses her practice on real estate and commercial transactions. She has represented private and public entities in negotiating and structuring a large number of sophisticated real estate transactions, including the representation of two public housing authorities in low-income housing tax credit projects. Other representative transactions include the purchasings and financings of shopping centers, mobile home parks, residential subdivisions and commercial buildings. She has also represented businesses in the purchases and sales of stock and assets, including the recent purchases of several retail and wholesale businesses. In connection with these transactions, she formed and organized the corporation or limited liability company that owns and develops the real estate. Ms. Cherot served as managing shareholder of the firm for more than ten years.

Education

University of Kansas School of Law (J.D., 1972)
University of Kansas (B.A., 1970)

Admitted to Practice

U.S. Supreme Court
Alaska

Awards and Honors

Ms. Cherot was selected for inclusion in the 2013 to 2017 editions of Chambers USA, America’s Leading Business Lawyers, in the area of real estate.
Ms. Cherot was selected for inclusion in the 2009 Alaska Super Lawyers list for the September issue of Washington Law & Politics magazine in the areas of real estate and business/corporate.

Selected Clients

Cook Inlet Housing Authority
Alaska Communications Systems
The North West Company (Alaska Commercial Company)
Hickel Investment Company

Professional and Community Activities

Alaska Bar Association
American Bar Association
Board of Directors, Alaska Center for the Performing Arts