Represented Chinese investors in connection with the acquisition and development of two large mixed-use projects in Miami, Florida.
Represented Dividend Capital Total Realty Trust in its acquisition of a 32-property portfolio from iStar Financial, Inc. in a transaction valued at approximately $1.3 billion.
Represented Industrial Income Trust since its inception in the acquisition of industrial buildings throughout the United States valued in excess of $1 billion.
Represented Industrial Property Trust since its inception in the acquisition of industrial buildings throughout the United States.
Represented Kayne Anderson Real Estate Advisors in connection with the acquisition, financing and development of student housing and senior housing properties throughout the United States.
Represented a private equity company in connection with the disposition of a 50-plus portfolio of largely ground leased properties.
Represented a private equity company in connection with the acquisition and development of projects in South Florida.
Represented the U.S. real estate arm of a Hong-Kong listed multinational corporation in acquisition, development and financing of "Brickell CityCentre," a large-scale mixed-use retail, hotel, office and condominium project located in Downtown Miami.
Represented trustees, bondholders and their real estate advisors in connection with wide-ranging matters, including acquisitions, sales and the restructuring of community development district bonds.
Represented a real estate developer in connection with a $120 million construction loan from an affiliate of Blackstone.
Represented institutional investors in connection with credit tenant loan financings for properties in Florida, Georgia, New York, North Carolina and Washington D.C..
Represented a publicly traded company in connection mezzanine loan financings.
Represented developers in connection with land assemblages and hotel, condominium, retail and industrial warehouse projects.
Represented landlords in industrial leasing throughout the East Coast of the United States.
Represented landlords in office leases throughout South Florida.
Recognition & Leadership
"Notable Practitioner," Banking; M&A, 2021-2022
"Notable Practitioner," Real Estate, 2019-2020
Team Member, Chambers & Partners USA Real Estate Law Firm of the Year, 2010, 2013, 2017-2018, and 2022
Finalist, Daily Business Review, "Top Dealmaker of the Year – Land Category," 2016
Team Member, a U.S. News - Best Lawyers®,"Law Firm of the Year" in Real Estate Law, 2015
Team Member, a Law360 "Real Estate Practice Group of the Year," 2011-2013 and 2015
Team Member, The Legal 500 United States, "Top Tier" Firm in Real Estate, 2013 and 2014
Selected, Daily Business Review, "Top Dealmaker of the Year - Industrial (Real Estate) Category," 2013
Listed, South Florida Business Journal, "Heavy Hitters in Commercial Real Estate," 2012
Member, American Bar Association
Member, New York State Bar Association
Member, Florida State Bar Association
J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2002
Member, Journal of International Economic Law, 2000
M.Sc., Politics of the World Economy, London School of Economics, 1998
B.A., International Relations, Johns Hopkins University, 1997