Opportunity Zone Investment for Transit-Oriented Development

Private Investor

Representation of a private investor in its first investment in an opportunity zone fund which invested in a $200-plus million mixed-use, transit-oriented development in the heart of downtown Miami, Florida. The project is comprised of a 600-plus unit multifamily apartment complex containing affordable housing, retail, and a structured parking garage, and is located adjacent to the MiamiCentral train station.

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...
Lead counsel to AnsaldoBreda, Inc., an Italian global transportation company, in securing a $300 million contract award by Miami-Dade County for the procurement of 136 heavy rail (Metrorail) vehicles. This is the largest procurement by Miami-Dade County Transit outside of the construction contracts ...
Counsel to a national hotel group in obtaining the approvals necessary for assignment of its lease with the City of Miami to a joint venture entity including both the hotel group and another major developer, which will in turn seek to redevelop the leased target site into a $1 billion state-of-the-a...