Representation of private investment firm Starwood Capital Group in the development of its new company headquarters in Miami Beach. Representation includes negotiations relating to entitlements with pending applications before the Miami Beach Planning Board and Historic Preservation Board. The approximately 145,000 square foot development will be the first and only Class A office building with ground level retail and restaurant uses on Miami Beach with 135,600 square feet of office use and 8,400 square feet of retail restaurant use.
Handled the sale of over 2,000 REOs, with aggregate purchase prices in the billions of dollars, through both the negotiation and closing of individual sales and the structuring and sale by auction of multiple properties. The largest was approximately $216 million, which was the sale of a major hotel...
Representation of diversified automotive company in over $3.8 billion of various financing matters including the securitization of retail and lease installment contracts, and negotiation of working capital lines of credit and conduit lending facilities.
Representation of Brightline, an affiliate of Florida East Coast Industries, Inc., in the procurement, land acquisition, and development of portions of the $2.4 billion high-speed passenger rail project connecting South and Central Florida. Passenger service will be created in central Florida and wi...