Catherine “Trina” Sjoberg practices in the areas of real estate and commercial lending. Her pragmatic approach centers on helping clients understand the key issues and risks associated with real estate and financial transactions. As a Board Certified Specialist in Real Property Law, she brings a high level of expertise to any matter relating to property transactions.
Trina represents national lenders, community banks and borrowers in construction, real estate and asset-based financing. She also serves as counsel for real estate developers in connection with the acquisition and financing of property and the structuring, development and operation of residential, commercial and mixed-use developments and master plan communities. In addition, she represents homeowner associations and commercial associations in operational and governance matters.
Trina has extensive experience in office, retail, industrial and stadium lease matters, as well as rooftop lease and license agreements. She regularly negotiates and drafts a wide variety of commercial contracts based upon the unique needs of clients and assists clients with entity formations and corporate governance matters.
Trina is well known for her ability to simplify complex situations and keep negotiations moving forward. In 2011, she was named a “Rising Star” by Minnesota Law & Politics. She is a sought after speaker on commercial real estate issues and has written for several publications and legal journals.
Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a 180-plus attorney, full-service firm with offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota; Washington, D.C.; and Fargo, North Dakota.