Experience  /  Real Estate

Representative Transactions

Represented major luxury hotel property in New York, NY in the restructuring of an existing credit facility in the amount of $22.7 million

Acted as counsel to purchasers of pools of real estate assets (both REO and mortgage pools) for both long-term investment and securitization purposes.

Represented a national property developer and manager, based in NYC, in connection with acquisition of property located in St. Augustine, FL and related securitized financing by Merrill Lynch Mortgage Lending

Represented a national property developer and manager, based in NYC, in connection with acquisition of property located in Rogers, AR and related secured debt financing by Barclays capital

Represented a national property developer and manager, based in NYC, in connection with refinancing of apartment complex located in Staten Island, NY by Federal Home Loan Mortgage

Represented a national property developer and manager, based in NYC, in connection with refinancing of residential compalex in Lafayette, LA by Fannie Mae

Represented a national property developer and manager, based in NYC, in connection with sale of reatial complex in Greenbay, WI and related securitized financing by Wachovia Bank

Represented a national property developer and manager, based in NYC, in connection with acquisition of four related multi-state proeprties (IL, WI, MN and TX) and related securitized fianncing by Barclays Capital

Represented well known celebrity in licensing her name/image to multiple developers of luxury mixed use projects both nationally and worldwide

Acted as real estate counsel to a major Canadian pension fund in its investment (as both equity investor and mezzanine lender) in three large midtown Manhattan office buildings.
Represented an international construction manager/real estate services company in negotiations relating to the development of a telecom facility in lower Manhattan.
Represented a New York-based real estate investment firm in the acquisition and subsequent sale of fee and leasehold interests in several commercial properties across the United States.
Represented the assignor of a lease agreement in successfully obtaining a summary judgment dismissal of all claims by the landlord after the assignee of the lease defaulted. The result was remarkable because of the great weight the court placed on the firm’s novel argument in dismissing the opposing party’s claims.