Practice Overview

Development - Office, Residential & Hotel


We are among the leading lawyers in the assemblage and development of office, residential and hotel properties in New York City. Our real estate development lawyers can assist owners, developers and investors from start to finish, from assemblage, acquisition and financing, through the suite of development, design and construction agreements necessary to implement the plan, to sales and leasing once the project is complete.

The list of new buildings where we played a leading role is long and includes:

  • 250 West 55th Street - acquisition, assemblage, air rights, joint venture
  • Empire Condominium and 425 Fifth Avenue - acquisition, construction loan, joint venture
  • W Hotel Times Square - acquisition, joint venture
  • Crowne Plaza Hotel Times Square - ground lease
  • 407 East 61st Street - ground lease
  • 10 West 21st Street - ground lease
  • Vesta 17 and Vesta 24 Condominiums - acquisition, construction loan, joint venture
  • Kaufman Astoria Studios Expansion - acquisition, construction loan, economic development leaseback
  • Tribeca Film Center - condominium structure

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