Special land use counsel to real estate developer and investor based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. We acted as special land use counsel regarding redevelopment of a Miami marina, performed extensive due diligence regarding land use, zoning, and environmental regulations, and handled the acquisition of additional land parcels. The issues presented concerned the impact of Miami-Dade County Department of Environmental Resources Management (DERM) regulations on a proposed warehouse facility that will house approximately 250 to 350 dry stack boat slips and maintain the existing 17 wet slips.
Representation of B piece and special servicer clients, handling in excess of $130billion in 2.0 CMBSsecuritizations.
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 an energy companyin its $9.45 billion all-cash acquisition of another energycompany, resulting in the creation of the largest utility holding company in the United States.