Stephen is a transactional attorney who represents borrowers and lenders in negotiating, documenting, and closing complex secured financing transactions for a broad range of real estate assets.
Purchase And Sale Transactions For Commercial Real Estate
Stephen's clients engage him for structuring, negotiating, documenting, and closing the purchase and sale of office, industrial, multi-family, and residential properties. He provides guidance at every stage of a transaction, from structuring deal terms to post closing asset management.
Structuring Joint Venture Transactions
Institutional and private clients, including pension funds, homebuilders, developers, major domestic and foreign banks, and other investment institutions rely on Stephen for structuring, negotiating, and documenting their joint venture transactions. His clients invest in residential, hotel, office, industrial, multi-family, retail, and mixed-use projects.
In-House Experience With A Major Residential Lender
Prior to joining Cox Castle & Nicholson, Stephen was in-house counsel in the Capital Markets Group at Countrywide Financial Corporation where he was responsible for negotiating and drafting documentation associated with multi-million dollar bulk whole loan purchases for Countrywide's capital markets conduit programs.