NEWYORK – Oct. 4, 2021 – Farah S. Ahmed, a Real Estate shareholder in global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s New York office, will moderate the “Deal Structuring” panel during the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate’s 4th Annual Women in Real Estate Symposium. The symposium will take place Oct. 6, 2021 at the New York Hilton in Midtown Manhattan.
According to NYU Schack, “the Symposium convenes women serving in senior leadership roles at the industry’s most prominent firms for a wide-ranging discussion of the real estate market outlook and the forces shaping property investment, financing, and development. The event also serves as a critical mentorship platform for women executives and the next generation of real estate industry leaders.”
Farah focuses her practice on real estate and real estate finance transactions. She has a broad range of local, national, and cross-border experience representing investors, operators, lenders, and developers in the acquisition, disposition, development, and financing of various classes of commercial real estate. Farah has earned a variety of legal accolades and is listed in Chambers USA Guide as “Up and Coming,” 2021; The Legal 500 United States; and New York Super Lawyers magazine.
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About Greenberg Traurig's Real Estate Practice: The Greenberg Traurig Real Estate Practice is a cornerstone of the firm and recognized leader in the industry. The firm’s real estate attorneys deliver diversified and comprehensive counsel for property acquisition and investment, development, management and leasing, financing, restructuring, and disposition of all asset classes of real estate. The team draws upon the knowledge and experience of more than 400 real estate lawyers from around the world, serving clients from key markets in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Latin America, and Asia. The group’s clientele includes a broad range of property developers, lenders, investment managers, private equity funds, REITs, and private owners. The firm’s real estate team advises clients on a variety of matters across a broad spectrum of commercial, recreational, and residential real estate, including structured equity and debt and the hybrids.
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