$45 Million Preferred Equity Investment and Financing for California Property

Rialto Capital Management

Representation of Rialto Capital Management, a private real estate investment management company, in its investment in a premium office and retail property in Venice, California. The investment was comprised of both a $15 million preferred equity investment in the sponsor entity and a $30 million senior loan to the property owner for the acquisition of the property.

Handled the sale of over 2,000 REOs, with aggregate purchase prices in the billions of dollars, through both the negotiation and closing of individual sales and the structuring and sale by auction of multiple properties. The largest was approximately $216 million, which was the sale of a major hotel...
Representation of diversified automotive company in over $3.8 billion of various financing matters including the securitization of retail and lease installment contracts, and negotiation of working capital lines of credit and conduit lending facilities.
Representation of Brightline, an affiliate of Florida East Coast Industries, Inc., in the procurement, land acquisition, and development of portions of the $2.4 billion high-speed passenger rail project connecting South and Central Florida. Passenger service will be created in central Florida and wi...