A nationally recognized real estate lawyer, John represents institutional investors in connection with complex real estate transactions and investments. His experience spans all aspects of real estate acquisition, disposition, finance, development and operation. In addition to direct equity investments, he structures, negotiates and documents joint ventures, partnerships, limited liability companies, commingled funds (including international funds), and other co-investment vehicles involving multi-state and portfolio transactions.
Real Estate Investment Experience
John develops and implements workout, restructuring and recapitalization programs that address profit sharing, conflict of interest, and governance issues. These arrangements can involve many variables, including preferred equity, priming loans, profit reallocation, and additional capital infusions. John's clients rely on him to negotiate and draft workout and restructuring documentation with the goal of closing these transactions.
Institutional Clientele Representation
As a result of his deep roots in the real estate industry, John has become a valuable resource for his institutional investor clients. Having a great understanding of the relationships between those institutions and their fiduciary advisors, John structures, negotiates, and drafts separate account investment advisory and co-investment arrangements. His pension fund clients include many of the largest state sponsored retirement systems as well as many city and county retirement systems.