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 Mi...
Representation of Dolphin Mall Associates in the development and expansion of Dolphin Mall, Miami-Dade County's largest retail value shopping center. We handled all land use and zoning applications, zoning approvals, and permitting related to the mall's continued expansion and obtained approval to develop a new external wing and state-of-the-art parking garage. After 18 months of construction, over 240 new retail and 45 new restaurant spaces opened in September 2015.
Representation of GPA-I, LP of Memphis, TN, owner of the former United States Southern Command headquarters facility and property, regarding leasing of office building and selling of adjoining land in Doral to the Miami Herald Media Company for the Herald's new headquarters and printing/production f...
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...