Counsel to 13 Pista LLC, an entity led by a prominent Argentine developer, in connection with a 160-acre public-private partnership on underutilized land owned by Miami-Dade County. Negotiated a 90-year lease and development agreement with the County and handled negotiations with community partners, including three not-for-profit organizations currently located on the property, Florida Memorial University, and the Miami-Dade County School Board. The $100 million project includes public and private elements such as a government center, community center, bicycle course, vocational training facilities, a two-mile driving course and clubhouse facility for vintage car owners and enthusiasts, a 50-key hotel, retail space, and restaurants. Representation includes post-award contract compliance and regulatory compliance, including negotiations related to the numerous regulations applicable to private development on government-owned property.
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...