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Contact Information
San Bernardino Office
550 E. Hospitality Lane, Suite 300
San Bernardino, CA 92408
Tel: (909) 890-4499
Fax: (909) 890-9877

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate


  • J.D., University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law
  • B.A., University of California, Los Angeles


  • California




Michael Rivera is a Shareholder in the transaction group and focuses his practice on assisting clients with the acquisition and lease of commercial real property.  Mr. Rivera has extensive experience drafting, reviewing, and negotiating retail, office, and industrial leases, purchase and sale agreements for improved and unimproved real estate, and development agreements.  He has represented landlords and tenants in all types of retail, industrial, and office leases, and in all aspects of the leasing process, including the negotiation of leases, work letters, extension agreements, termination and work out agreements, subordination and non-disturbance agreements, estoppel certificates, and related documents. 

Prior to joining Gresham Savage, Mr. Rivera was in-house counsel at a national restaurant company where he conducted due diligence and negotiated space leases, ground leases, purchase and sale agreements, general contractor contracts, access agreements, and other real estate and construction contracts. He was also in-house counsel at a full-service real estate development firm where he negotiated office, retail, and industrial leases, and handled real estate transactional matters for the company’s portfolio.


  • California Department of Real Estate, Broker
  • State Bar of California
  • Dignity Health Inland Empire Foundation, Board of Directors
  • Making Hope Happen Foundation, Board of Directors
  • Inland Action, Chair of Economic Development Committee
  • Arrowhead United Way, Past Chair and Board of Directors


San Bernardino, CA
550 E. Hospitality Lane
Suite 300
San Bernardino, CA 92408

T 909-890-4499
F 909-890-9877

San Diego, CA
401 West A Street
Suite 925
San Diego, CA 92101

T 619-794-0050
F 619-615-2180