Representation of developer in its planned mixed-use development in downtown Miami. We filed MUSP applications and handled the approvals process. Representation was complicated due to Miami 21, a proposed code that could restrict development. In order to vest the client's rights under the then-existing code, we filed the MUSP application prior to the Miami 21 effective date. Project plans include two condominium towers (a 261 unit, 55-story tower and a 358-unit, 49-story tower), a 296-room hotel, and over 140,000 square feet of retail space.
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 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.
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...