Rachel Kipnes: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Rachel Kipnes

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Philadelphia,  PA  U.S.A.
Phone215.988.7800

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate Operations
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 215.988.7800
Fax: 215.988.7801
http://www.gtlaw.com/People/Rachel-Kipnes
 
University University of Pennsylvania, B.A., English, 1972; University of Pennsylvania, M.S., Education, 1972
 
Law SchoolUniversity of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 1984
 
Admitted1985, Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
 
Memberships American Bar Association (Member, Sections on: Real Property, Probate and Trust Law; Business Law); Pennsylvania Bar Association (Member, Real Property Section); Philadelphia Bar Association (Co-Chair, Committee on Real Estate Finance and Securitization).
 
BornPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, March 31, 1951
 
Biography

Rachel Kipnes focuses her practice on real estate matters, including the acquisition, development, disposition, leasing and financing of office towers, industrial facilities, multifamily housing and shopping centers. She also handles the documentation, negotiation, and implementation of construction and permanent loan programs, and loans and workouts of troubled loans made by commercial banks, life insurance companies and other institutional lenders.

Areas of Concentration

· Financing transactions

· Acquisitions and sales

· Credit enhancement transactions

· Programs for the provisions of private placement and letters of credit in support of bonds and commercial paper issued in connection with real estate projects

· Development and leasing of commercial, residential and multi-use properties

· Condominiums and co-ops

Professional & Community Involvement

· Co-Chair, Philadelphia Bar Association, Real Estate Finance and Securitization Committee

· Member, American Bar Association
- Member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
- Member, Business Law Section

· Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Real Property Section

Awards & Recognition

· Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law, 2010-2014

· Team Member, The Legal 500 United States, "Top Tier" Firm in Real Estate, 2013

· Member, Winning Team, Chambers USA Award for Excellence, Real Estate, 2010 and 2013

· Team Member, a Law360 "Real Estate Practice Group of the Year," 2011 and 2012

· Listed, Arrive magazine "Top Women Lawyers in the Northeast," July/August 2011

· Rated, AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5

Publications & Presentations

Articles, Lectures & Publications

· Panelist, "Recycling Distressed Property: Creditors' Rights and Other Title Issues," Teleconference/Webcast Program, ABA, June 2, 2010

· Presenter, "Commercial Real Estate Financing" Newark, DE, September 2005

· Presenter, "Fundamentals of Real Estate Finance," Fundamentals of Real Estate Law in Pennsylvania Seminar, January 2004

· Presenter, "Overview of Commercial Leasing and Lease Terms," Basic Commercial Leases in Pennsylvania Seminar, May 2003

 
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Rachel Kipnes

2001 Market Street
PhiladelphiaPA 19103




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