Advised Rialto Capital and Lennar Corporation in connection with the formation of two funds: (1) Rialto Real Estate Fund, LP, a $700 million closed-end real estate investment fund focused on distressed real estate investments, and (2) Rialto Real Estate Fund II, LP, a $1 billion real estate investment fund. In addition, we assisted with the tax structuring and securities law compliance issues related to the private placement of interests in the funds to prospective investors.
Representation of B piece and special servicer clients, handling in excess of $130billion in 2.0 CMBSsecuritizations.
Handled billions of dollars in distressed debt related to modifications, extensions, forbearances, discounted payoffs, and deeds in lieu of foreclosure.
Oversaw the servicing of over $6 billion worth of hotel loans involving sales and loan assumptions, restructurings, mergers, deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure, forbearances and other workouts, changes in franchises/ flags, operating/ master lease issues, private equity takeovers, changes in management, e...