Michael G. Proctor: Lawyer with Pullman & Comley, LLC

Michael G. Proctor

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Bridgeport,  CT  U.S.A.
Phone203.330.2145

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate Acquisitions and Sales
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Real Estate Leasing
  • Residential, Commercial and Community Development Projects
  • Commercial Finance
  • Financial Restructuring
  • Health Care
 
University Connecticut College, B.A., cum laude, 1979
 
Law SchoolBoston College Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 1983 managing editor, Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review
 
Admitted1983, Connecticut; U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
 
Memberships 

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association - Real Property Section

Connecticut Bar Association - Real Property Section; Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section; Environmental Law Section

Real Estate Finance Association, Fairfield County Chapter

Urban Land Institute - associate member

Council on Law in Higher Education

 
Biography

As chair of the firm's Real Estate Department, Michael G. Proctor's practice includes commercial real estate finance and the acquisition, development, leasing and sale of commercial property. In his practice, Mike regularly represents banks, hospitals, developers, investors and businesses in all aspects of commercial real estate and real estate finance.

Honors & Awards

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the area of real estate law since 2011

Listed in Chambers USA in the area of real estate law

Selected to the Connecticut Super Lawyers list from 2006 to 2013 in the area of real estate law

Received the highest peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell (AV)

News & Events

PRESS RELEASE: Pullman & Comley Attorneys Recognized as 2015 Best Lawyers in America

PRESS RELEASE: Pullman & Comley Recognized in Six Practice Areas By Chambers USA

PRESS RELEASE: Pullman & Comley Attorneys Named to 2013 Connecticut Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Publications & Alerts

HEALTH CARE ALERT: Senate Bill No. 35: An Act Concerning Notice of Acquisitions, Joint Ventures and Affiliations of Group Medical Practices

 
Reported CasesRepresentative Experience; Regular representation of lenders in commercial real estate finance transactions. For example: (i) Mike represented lead bank in a $43.1 million condominium construction loan in Stamford, Connecticut, (ii) represented lender in complicated $12 million construction/permanent loan for construction of grocery store leased to national grocery chain in which collateral for loan was a mortgage on ground sublease; and (iii) representation of Lender in a $26 million permanent loan secured by office building located on Ground Subleased land in Long Island, New York; Regular representation of a financial institution in its participation in large syndicated commercial real estate loans made nationally; Regular representation of the community development financing division of a large national bank in community financing matters throughout Connecticut, including (i) acting as real estate counsel for a loan financed in part by New Market and Historic Tax Credits and (ii) lead counsel for $44,381,000 condominium construction loan in Stamford, Connecticut; Representation of developer in all aspects of the development of a golf community in Oxford, Connecticut, including representation in (i) assemblage and acquisition of over 600 acres of land, (ii) acquisition financing and construction financing for the construction of a required infrastructure golf course and (iii) phased sale of the residential development rights over a period of years to national home builder; Regular representation of a large independent retail and wholesale gasoline distributor. In connection with such representation Mike has represented the client in the sale of its bulk gasoline and oil storage facility and regularly represents them in all commercial finance matters and in connection with the acquisition, leasing and financing of retail gasoline station locations throughout the state of Connecticut; Representation of large commercial bank in its leasing activities in Connecticut including representation in connection with a large scale expansion of its retail branch network; Representation of a regulated utility in the acquisition of its operation center for over $11 million; Regular representation of one of Connecticut's largest hospitals in all of their real estate acquisitions, dispositions and leases; Representation of a municipality in its acquisition for $15.6 million of a former industrial building acquired for redevelopment as a regional magnet school; Representation of a developer as real estate counsel in its acquisition of a former bank headquarters building and the closing on the financing required to convert the office building into a mixed use housing and retail development. Financing included multiple levels of public and private debt and the employment of Historic and New Market Tax Credits
 
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Michael G. Proctor

850 Main Street
BridgeportCT 06601-7006




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