Dealmakers

Miles Plaskett and Scott Andrew of Duane Morris.

Duane Morris Team Leads $440M Loan for St. Croix Refinery Site

By Monika Gonzalez Mesa |

Two Duane Morris lawyers in Miami represent Barclays Bank in a $440 million loan transaction to repurpose a shuttered St. Croix oil refinery.

David Layman of Greenberg Traurig.

Greenberg Traurig Advises on $206M West Palm Condo Loan

By Carla Vianna |

Attorney David Layman in West Palm Beach worked with out-of-state lawyers to secure the construction loan for West Palm's priciest condominium tower.

Gunster's Greg Bader

Gunster Guides Bank Deal as Share Value Climbs

By Monika Gonzalez Mesa |

The increase in the share value means a windfall for shareholders of Sarasota-based Insignia Bank in its acquisition by Pompano Beach-based Stonegate Bank.

Martin A. Schwartz, Anthony De Yurre and Salome Bascunan, with Bilzin Sumberg.

Bilzin Advises on $285M Loan for Miami Condo Construction

By Carla Vianna |

The attorneys guide the loan from two sources to closing for Paramount Miami Worldcenter.

Drew M. Altman and Jaret L. Davis, with Greenberg Traurig.

Greenberg Traurig Advises on $609M Watsco Stock Sale

By Monika Gonzalez Mesa |

Greenberg Traurig represented Watsco Inc. when United Technologies subsidiary Carrier decided to sell most of its joint-venture stock in Watsco.

Josias N.

Holland & Knight Team Guides $87 Million Lauderdale Office Tower Sale

By Carla Vianna |

Miami partner Joe Dewey and associate Shawn Amuial represent the selling joint venture in the downtown Fort Lauderdale deal.

Rafael Aguilar of Shutts & Bowen.

Lawyer's Work Paves Way for Retirement Community With Margaritaville Brand

By Carla Vianna |

Shutts & Bowen partner Rafael Aguilar helps a developer bring a new breed of retirement living to Daytona Beach with a $27 million real estate deal aimed at Jimmy Buffett's Parrot Heads.

From left, Cushman & Wakefield’s executive managing director Mark Gilbert, financial associate Mitchell Halpern and executive director Adam Feinstein.

The Trick Was Selling Retail Complex During Expansion Construction

By Carla Vianna |

A Miami team from Cushman & Wakefield represents the seller of two adjoining neighborhood shopping centers in Pembroke Pines.

Left to right: Ben Eisenberg, senior managing director for Transwestern and Chris Sutton, vice president of development for Flagler Global Logistics.

Agents Work Sale of New Industrial Center to Prime Tenant

By Carla Vianna |

A team of leasing agents and developers accomodates PriceSmart's expansion at Flagler Station.

Al Rex, Marty McGrogan and Niki Preble of Walker & Dunlop.

Walker & Dunlop Team Arranges Davie Apartment Sale, Loan

By Carla Vianna |

The Weston team helps a Swedish company land its first purchase in the U.S. commercial real estate market.

Brian McDonough, left, and Brooke Perlyn, right.

Stearns Weaver Leads Debt Placement in Israel for Developer

By Carla Vianna |

A Miami legal team represents an affiliate of the Cornerstone Group, one of the largest affordable housing developers in the country, as it issues $71.5 million in corporate debt on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.

Luis Flores of Arnstein & Lehr.

Riverfront Redevelopment Deal Took Eight Months to Close

By Carla Vianna |

Miami attorney Luis Flores guides the complex purchase of a chunk of the Las Olas Riverfront in Fort Lauderdale for redevelopment.

Michael Lohman and Michael Lapointe with NGKF.

Merger Slows Eight-Story South Beach Building Sale

By Carla Vianna |

A Newmark Grubb Knight Frank team guides the $80 million sale of the Class A mixed-use property in Miami Beach.