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 the owners and developers of a major Miami Beach, Florida hotel in complex construction defect and lien claim litigation. After extensive litigation, the jury returned a verdict of $3.7 million in damages. The court thereafter awarded the client $2.5 million in attorneys' fees and costs. The case was the third-largest breach of contract verdict in Florida in 2017.
Representation of real estate investors in limited partnership derivative suits. Investors sought millions of dollars in damages, based on the diminution of the value of their investment and lost opportunities.
Assisted client with complex Life Insurance Trust planning involving transfer of operating business to life insurance trust to provide income stream for payment of insurance premiums and with additional trust creation and funding.