Served as counsel to the client in connection with virtually all transactional matters with respect to the development of The Plaza Coral Gables project. The Plaza Coral is a 5.8-acre mixed-use development site with nearly 700,000 square feet of residential, office and retail space. It will have two high-rise Class A office towers, a 14 story luxury hotel, a high-rise rental apartment tower, rental apartment townhouses, two floors of high-end retail, and related parking and common areas. This is the largest real estate development Project the City of Coral Gables has ever seen.
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...
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...
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...