REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS AND TRANSACTIONS
Single-Source and Tailored Solutions
In real estate, there is no one size fits all solution. Our unique team approach combines significant experience from a wide range of disciplines and industries. Drawing on the vast knowledge, resources and experience of our firm’s highly experienced attorneys and integrated practice groups, we offer our clients the comprehensive range of legal services required to identify opportunities, manage risks and succeed in today’s volatile global real estate market.
Our clients receive the benefit and peace of mind that comes from a coordinated approach to their real estate, private equity, finance, tax, investment and environmental issues.
We provide practical, innovative solutions to a variety of domestic and international real estate-based transactions, and we identify opportunities and manage risk with a keen eye towards achieving our clients’ business goals.
Legal professionals, working in our multidisciplinary team, including attorneys who have a core focus on real estate issues. we represents clients in a broad range of complex, high-profile real estate transactions in Nigeria, United States, Europe, the United Kingdom, Asia and other jurisdictions.
Our areas of focus include:
- Acquisitions, sales & leasing
- Environmental development & management
- Equity & debt investment structures
- Financing and refinancing
- Special Situations.
We regularly represent leading investment firms, private equity firms, pension trusts, operating companies, private investors, endowments, foundations, education and health care institutions and other entities in evaluating, negotiating and structuring the acquisition and disposition of performing, distressed and other real estate investments throughout different economic zone.
We have a wealth of experience representing investors and sponsors involving a wide variety of transaction structures across the globe. Our team provides market leading advice in connection with structuring and negotiating vehicles to raise and deploy capital, including joint ventures, investment funds, co-investments, permanent and construction mortgages, participating loan investments, warehouse loans, mezzanine loans, preferred equity, convertible equity interests, trusts (including grantor trusts), leveraged corporations, sale-leasebacks, ground leases, synthetic and leveraged leases, repurchase facilities, and other real estate-based arrangements.
We regularly advise buyers, sellers and other participants in connection with the purchase and sale of real estate, real estate loans and other real estate related assets and investments across the full range of transaction variables. Our service and strategy covers the type of asset being acquired, the transaction structure (including bank auctions, private sales and 363 and other bankruptcy sales), cross-border considerations, inter-creditor and bankruptcy issues.