Counsel to Grocery Store Chain in Bankruptcy

Plaza Loiza Corp.

Counsel to Plaza Loiza Corp. in the chapter 11 proceeding of Pueblo International, which was the largest chain of grocery stores in Puerto Rico. We assisted Plaza Loiza in its bid to acquire a significant portion of the debtor's assets as part of a section 363 sale. While unsuccessful at that juncture, we helped Plaza Loiza reach an agreement with the successful bidder after the auction and sales process, enabling our client to acquire certain assets critical to its business.

Representation of real estate fund client in the private placement securities offering of a flagship private equity fund comprised of two separate real estate funds, one focused on debt investments and the other focused on direct residential and commercial investments. The funds' structures include ...
Representation of a private equity fund in its acquisition of a $350 million loan secured by a luxury resort in Anguilla, British West Indies.
Representation of Kislak Financial Corp. and its subsidiary Kislak National Bank in the $158 million sale of Kislak Financial Corp. to Puerto Rico-based Banco Popular (Nasdaq National Market: BPOP).