Representation of national homebuilder in class action in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida which involved a putative class of thousands of home purchasers asserting securities fraud, ILSA and FDUPTA violations, breach of contract, and other claims in excess of $100 million. Our team successfully raised serious questions regarding the suitability of the action for class certification, leading to a Court approved settlement for a small fraction of the plaintiffs' original claims.
Representation of Oleta Partners, LLC, a joint venture comprised of affiliates of the LeFrak Organization and Turnberry Associates, in the successful negotiation of the long-term ground lease and complicated leasehold financing for a 185-acre brownfields redevelopment site in the City of North Miami...
Representation of one of the country's largest special servicers regarding its consent to transfer all beneficial ownership interests in several borrowers to a company that became a publicly traded REIT pursuant to a $400 million IPO. The REIT owns over 1,000 properties leased to over 150 single pro...