• A US bank syndicate in connection with US$340 million financing secured by four luxury hotels located in New York, New York, Santa Barbara, California and Los Cabos, Mexico, where the loan was later securitized in a pool transaction.
    • A US and European bank syndicate in connection with US$675 million refinancing secured by 43-story class A office building located in New York, New York, where the loan was later securitized in a single-asset, stand-alone transaction.
    • A US and European bank syndicate in connection with US$440 million refinancing secured by residential/retail mixed-use property located in New York, New York, where the loan was later securitized in a single-asset, stand-alone transaction.
    • A US bank in connection with US$175 million mortgage and mezzanine financing secured by single-tenant retail building located in New York, New York, where the mezzanine loan was later sold to a third-party US financial institution.
    • A US and European bank syndicate in connection with US$760 million acquisition financing secured by five regional shopping malls located in Ohio, California and Washington, where the loan was later securitized in a single-asset, stand-alone transaction.
    • A US and European bank syndicate in connection with US$1.4 billion refinancing secured by a super-regional shopping mall located in Minnesota, which has been publicly recognized as the number one shopping destination in the United States.
    • A European financial institution in connection with purchase of US$61.5 million pari-passu interest in US$127 million financing secured by mixed use office and retail property located in Florida.
    • A US bank in connection with purchase of US$75 million pari-passu interest in US$398.9 million financing secured by 113 industrial properties located in California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Ohio, Oregon and Texas.
    • A US and European financial institution syndicate in connection with US$155 million loan secured by a hotel-casino resort complex located in Aruba, where the loan was later participated and a portion was securitized in a pool transaction.
    • A US bank in connection with US$85 million acquisition financing secured by hotel resort property located on Paradise Island, Bahamas.
    • A US bank in connection with New York law structured finance issues pertaining to origination of £330 million pound sterling financing of 20 hotels and conference centers located in the United Kingdom.

    Includes matters handled at Dechert or prior to joining the firm.

    • Stanford University, B.A., 1995
    • Boston College Law School, J.D., 1998, cum laude, Senior Production Editor of the Boston College International and Comparative Law Review
    • New York
    • Pennsylvania
    • CRE Finance Council (CREFC)
    • Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)
    • Climate Reality Project Leadership Corps
    • Negotiating Reserve Provisions in Real Estate Loan Transactions — Strafford, By webinar (February 8, 2017)
    • Structural Considerations for Ground Lease Financings: What Lenders Want and Why — PBI's 20th Annual Real Estate Institute, Philadelphia, PA (December 9, 2016)
    • Follow the Money! Negotiating Cash Management Waterfalls and Reserves in Complex Real Estate Finance Transactions — PBI's 18th Annual Real Estate Institute, Philadelphia, PA (December 4, 2014)
    • Commercial Real Estate Mezzanine Lending: Current Structural Features, Loan Document Concepts and Intercreditor Issues — PBI's 17th Annual Real Estate Institute, Philadelphia, PA (December 5, 2013)
    • Post-Closing Obligations in Complex Real Estate Transactions - Dechert Webinar (May 14, 2013) 
    • CMBS 2.0 Commercial Real Estate Loans in 2012: Issues, Trends & Observations — PBI's 16th Annual Real Estate Institute, Philadelphia, PA (December 5, 2012)
    • Building the Capital Stack for Commercial Real Estate in 2012 and Beyond: The New Normal — Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Philadelphia, PA (April 23, 2012)
    • Refinancing Commercial Loans in 2011: Problems, Pitfalls and Opportunities — PBI's A Day on Real Estate, Philadelphia, PA (August 2, 2011)
    • Refinancing Commercial Loans in 2011: Problems, Pitfalls and Opportunities — 14th Annual Real Estate Institute Meeting, Philadelphia, PA (December 3, 2010)
    • Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic — Presented by The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (November 1, 2010)
    • Building a Better or Just a More Complicated Loan? — MBA Special Interest Conference, Chicago, IL (May 4, 2005)