Pernell Bonifacio Agdeppa, Esq. is Senior Real Estate Attorney for Panda Restaurant Group, Inc. in Rosemead, California. In his current position, Pernell provides strategic execution of complex real estate transactions including acquisition, development, and leasing of new company sites and locations; he manages legal due diligence and entitlement timelines and obtains third-party consents to achieve expedited closings; he establishes real estate network and works with the real estate community (e.g., attorneys; brokers; etc.) to support the company’s growth strategies. Pernell coordinates closing budget analyses, property summaries, and closing documentation.

Prior to joining Panda Restaurant Group, Pernell was a Principal and sole shareholder for Agdeppa & Associates, P.C. From June 2005–August 2008 Pernell was the Assistant Counsel & Project Manager for SE Corporation.

EDUCATION
Pernell received his Juris Doctor, May 2004 from Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California. He was a Member, Interscholastic Trial Advocacy Program, 2003-2004.
Pernell received his Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, May 1997, from San Diego State University, San Diego, California. Pernell was on the Dean’s List, Fall 1995, Spring 1996 and a member of Pi Sigma Pi, Political Science Honor Society.

NON-PROFIT WORK 
Board of Directors for Barlow Respiratory Hospital; Board of Directors for National Asian-American Coalition; Pro Bono legal services for Fair Housing Council of Riverside County

STATE AND FEDERAL ADMISSIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS 
State Bar of California, June 2005 – Present
U.S. District Court: Central District of California, February 2010 – Present
U.S. District Court: Southern District of California, November 2010 – Present