Gottfried paid $1.079 million for the property in March 2004. The 2,726-square-foot home was built in 1948.
Rosemary Low of Sotheby's International Realty is the listing agent for the home.
Gottfried works as a partner in the law firm of Landau & Berger in Los Angeles and as legal counsel for the Williams Institute. He specializes in bankruptcy cases, workouts, and out-of-court restructuring matters.
He was previously a partner at the law offices of McDermott, Will & Emery, and Kirkland & Ellis LLP and a bankruptcy lawyer at law office of Kramer, Levin, Nessen, Kamin & Frankel. He earned his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School, his master's from Columbia University and his bachelor's from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
According to BlockShopper.com, there were 148 home sales in Griffith Park/Los Feliz in 2008, with a median sales price of $890,000.
Address: 5005 Finley Avenue
Buyer(s): Michael I Gottfried (Revocable Trust) and Michael I Gottfried (Trustee)
Seller(s): Michael Gottfried
Sale date: Apr. 27, 2006