Representation of a Venezuelan group in the conversion of a management agreement with Wyndham Worldwide to a franchise agreement and the sale of the ownership interests in the Wyndham Aruba Beach Hotel, Spa and Casino and adjoining undeveloped land for $230 million. Hotel was subsequently rebranded as a Westin.
Defense of Canadian franchisor in suit by former principal of Master Franchisee for breach of franchise agreement and defamation.
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...
Debtors' counsel to Fontainebleau Las Vegas Holdings, LLC, and two of its affiliates in their chapter 11 cases in the Southern District of Florida. The debtors had over $2 billion of funded debt, had used $500 million of equity, and were prosecuting claims for $800 million in unpaid additional finan...