University of Pennsylvania, B.A., Economics, 1996
Law School Attended:
Georgetown University, J.D., Real Estate, 2003
Year of First Admission:
2010, District of Columbia; 2004, New York; 2010, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
Bar Association of the City of New York
Virginia State Bar
District of Columbia Bar
Bar Association of the District of Columbia.
• Representation of New York based property owners and developers with acquisitions and developments of real property in and around New York City.• Representation of AIG Commercial Mortgage Lending Group in over $1 billion dollars of real estate financing for its mortgage lending portfolio.• Representation of a general partnership with its acquisition and financing of various shopping centers in Mid-Atlantic States.• Representation of over $350 million dollars in real estate financing for international banks and several real estate funds including Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation, DekaBank, and WestLB AG.• Representation of the restructuring of a 26-property portfolio for a New York family real estate company.• Representation of a multi-layered public and private construction financing transaction to build a new produce market in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.• Representation of commercial and residential acquisition and sale transactions in New York and the Northeast.• Assisted New World Homes with the legal creation and implementation of a residential “green” modular homes joint venture and licensing program.• Representation of Southwest regional banks on local New York matters, including financing and re-financing of New York properties.• Representation of The Nature Conservancy – Adirondack Chapter on real estate matters on a pro bono basis.• Representation of real estate developers and non-profit companies on the procedures and structure of the New Markets Tax Credit program, in addition to the preparation of their allocation application; and drafting of the New Markets Tax Credit allocation applications, including for a Nevada based real estate developer planning the largest and most technologically advanced healthcare community in the country.• General full service representation of real estate, entertainment, healthcare, web and technology companies, non-profits and startups with on call assistance on matters effecting their immediate core business needs, including Lombardi's Pizza, Stealth Communications, Global Health Visions, Choice NY Property Management, Equity House LLC, Rock Paper Photo, SRS Entertainment, Jump Cut Creative, Good Thing, Kones by K and Terabit Media Corporation.• Representation of authors, screenwriters and playwrights in connection with the development, production, protection, sale and licensing of their material and intellectual property rights, including Chris Camillo (Laughing At Wall Street), Ryan E. Long (Living On The Happy Edge of Anarchy & Dirty Quiet Money), and Jeanmarie Paolillo (vibe-a-thon: creating your life from the inside out).• Representation of television and reality show personalities and producers in connection with the development, negotiation and drafting of their talent, production and publishing agreements, including Elise Wims (“Food Fighters” and “Apres' Ski”), Melyssa Ford (“Blood, Sweat and Heels”), and Leslee Heskiaoff – The Seton Hotel (“Hotel Showdown”).• Representation of music production and publishing company concerning overall business strategy, structure and contractual talent arrangements, including Purple Eagle Entertainment.• Representation of various musicians and music groups with their contractual matters, including the bookings, licensing and protection of their intellectual property rights, including Madison Rising and Lights Out.• Representation of wine and liquor related businesses with general corporate and real estate matters, including New York Vintners, Premier Cru, Seram America and Integrity Wines.