Matters

$300 Million Commercial Condominium Mortgage Loan

Represented a major bank in a $300 million mortgage loan, secured by a mortgage of commercial condominium units in Norwalk, Connecticut.

Refinancing of Mixed-Use Property Portfolio

Represented a developer in the $50 million refinancing of a nine-property portfolio of mixed-use Manhattan buildings.

$31 Million Acquisition of 99-01 Queens Boulevard

Represented Blumenfeld Development Group in the $31 million acquisition of 99-01 Queens Boulevard from Vornado Realty Trust.

Suffolk Golf Club Acquisition

Represented a Long Island developer on a complex acquisition of a large golf club in Suffolk County which required sophisticated financing and litigation to assist them in gaining control of the property for redevelopment as multi-family.

Mortgage Loan for Industrial Park Acquisition

Represented a national life insurance company and its affiliates in a $39 million mortgage loan to GTJ REIT for the acquisition of the Sudler Industrial Park in New Jersey.

Restructuring of Defaulted Loans on Midtown Condo Project

Representation of a private equity firm in the acquisition and restructuring of a mezzanine loan and a mortgage loan on a partially completed condominium project in Midtown Manhattan.

Sales of U.S. Hotel Loans

Represented a bank from an EU member state in the disposal of several large loans tied to U.S. hotels.

$175 Million North Carolina Office Building Purchase

Represented Rabina Properties in the $175 million purchase and financing of a 640,000 square-foot office building in Charlotte, North Carolina's downtown business district.

Pennsylvania Retail Center Refinancing

Representation of a developer in a multi-million dollar mortgage loan secured by four retail centers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Hotel Construction Financing

Represented a major New York hotel group in a construction loan on 6 Columbus, an 88-room boutique Manhattan hotel. We assisted our client in all aspects of the project's development, including construction, interim and permanent financing, litigation with various contractors, and the implementation of a hotel management agreement.

Refinanced Credit Facility for Professional Sports Team

Represented a professional sports team in connection with the refinancing of its senior secured credit facility. The refinanced credit facility consists of a several million dollar term loan and a revolving line of credit component. The refinancing is secured by many different assets owned by the team and other third party approvals.

Foreclosure on Battery Park City Building

Represented an Irish bank in a complex foreclosure of a 302-unit leasehold condominium located at 225 Rector Place in New York City. When the developer defaulted on a $165 million acquisition and construction loan, we worked with the lender to foreclose and to fend off a lender liability lawsuit.