Dealmakers

Massimiliano Teia, Victor Recondo and Manuel Rodriguez, with Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri.

With Five-Week Clock Ticking, Law Firm Advised on 3,382-Unit Apartment Deal

By Mary Hladky |

Attorneys at Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri represented Miami-based Pensam Capital on the four-state joint venture purchase.

Holland & Knight Advises on $16 Million Construction Loan

By Samantha Joseph |

The legal team represents developer Edgewater Two on construction financing for a midrise condominium in Miami's Edgewater neighborhood.

Daniel Lampert, Phyllis Bean, Mitchell Goldberg, Iryna Ivashchuk, and Paul Steven Singerman, with Berger Singerman, Miami

Berger Singerman Guides Cargo Airline From Bankruptcy to Sale

By Celia Ampel |

The legal team prepared Southern Air Holdings for a $110 million sale to Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings.

Mortgage Bankers Arrange $6.5M Refi for Miami Gardens Retail Landlord

By Samantha Joseph |

Chris Caveglia and Kurt Hoffmann of HC Real Estate Capital arranged the financing for a neighborhood shopping center.

Marcus & Millichap Brokers on Both Sides of $26M Lease Sale

By Samantha Joseph |

Marcus & Millichap brokers help arrange the $26 million sale of a 20-year ground lease under a new 189,543- square-foot Wal-Mart Supercenter in Fort Lauderdale.

David Halberstein, associate, and Oscar Rivera, shareholder, with Siegfried Rivera, Coral Gables

Attorneys for Buyer Closed $74M Office Deal With Bonus Acre to Develop

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

Siegfried Rivera attorneys tied up the sale as well as $50 million in financing for a Doral office complex.

Don Stevens, managing director of loan originations at MHCapital Funding LLC in West Palm Beach.

MHCapital Exec Leads $15M Refinancing for Caribbean Resort

By Samantha Joseph |

Don Stevens of West Palm Beach-based MHCapital Funding arranged the nonrecourse first mortgage for Emerald Beach Resort in St. Thomas.

Gary Matzner and Marshall R. Burack, Kopelowitz Ostrow, Coral Gables.

Attorneys Advise on Hospital Purchase After Initial Deal Falls Through

By Mary Hladky |

Kopelowitz Ostrow partners guide the purchase of Hialeah's Palm Springs General Hospital after an initial bidder failed to close.

Review Announces Finalists for Annual Top Dealmakers

By Staff Report |

The Daily Business Review announces the finalists in 14 categories for Top Dealmaker awards.

Greenberg Traurig shareholder Matthew Robbins, associate William Stein and shareholder Matthew Miller

Greenberg Traurig Team Closes Deal Around Stock Exchange Plunge

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

William Stein, Matthew Robbins and Matthew Miller avoided complications from a selloff on the Chinese stock exchange to complete Nipro Diagnostics' $273 million acquisition by Sinocare Group.

Broker Builds Prospects for Multifamily Buyer

By Samantha Joseph |

Melo Real Estate associate Ronald Meyerson turned cold-calling and a stack of tax records into a $10 million off-market deal.

Florentino Gonzalez, Jean-Charles Dibbs and David Coviello

Shutts & Bowen Team Helps Land New HQ for NBCUniversal Telemundo

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

Shutts & Bowen's Florentino Gonzalez, Jean-Charles Dibbs and David Coviello needed about 13 months to lock up a deal for NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises to build a $250 million global headquarters.

Stuart Kapp

Attorney Closes 4 Deals Totaling $189 Million in a Month

By Samantha Joseph |

Proskauer Rose partner Stuart Kapp in Boca Raton represented a joint venture on a $23.6 million apartment acquisition, one of four big deals in succession.

Institutional Broker Handles Sale of Boca Raton Office

By Samantha Joseph |

Doug Mandel, senior director of Marcus & Millichap's Institutional Property Advisors division, brokered the $17.05 million sale of The Atrium at Broken Sound in Boca Raton.

Proskauer Rose associate Lance Aker and partners Stuart Kapp and Ronald Kornreich.

Attorney Reprises Role on Lauderdale Tower Sale

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

A Proskauer Rose legal team represented a real estate investment company that acquired Tower 101 in downtown Fort Lauderdale for $56.3 million.

Hunton & Williams: associate Rail Seoane, partners David Yates, Fernando Alonso, and Robert Rausch.

Hunton & Williams Guides 102-Outlet Sale to 7-Eleven

By Mary Hladky |

The legal team focused on the details of the sale by Biscayne Petroleum and Everglades Petroleum.

View of Bogota center with the Santamaria bullring and the Andes mountains in the background.

Holland & Knight Team Advises Colombia on Toll Road Financing

By Monika Gonzalez Mesa |

The legal team led by Miami's Norberto Quintana advised on a line of credit for construction of a toll road in the Colombian Andes.

An English bulldog

Execs Find South Florida Space Big Enough for PetMed Express

By Samantha Joseph |

Newmark Grubb Knight Frank's Mitchell Millowitz and Ryan Rosalsky worked an $18.5 million acquisition to help PetMed Express Inc. move its corporate headquarters to Delray Beach.

Neil Rollnick

A Little Strategy Helped Acquire 15 SoBe Properties

By Mary Hladky |

Neil Rollnick of Hinshaw & Culbertson said in order to show that his client Boardwalk was the best buyer, he worked a deal where the seller could continue managing the South Beach properties.

Elliott Throne, HFF managing director, 1450 Brickell Avenue, Suite 2950, Miami..

HFF Represents Seller of $105 Million Student Housing Portfolio in Boca Raton

By Mary Hladky |

HFF's Miami office helped arrange the sale plus financing for the only three off-campus complexes with a zoning designation for student housing in Boca Raton.

DLA Piper Miami Legal Team Advises on Dominican Fuel Sale

By Monika Gonzalez Mesa |

DLA Piper represented a company selling the majority stake in a chain of 130 gas stations and other fuel interests in the Dominican Republic.

Mathew Ogurick, Parker Clayton and David Baghdassarian, with K&L Gates

K&L Gates Team Backs $310 Million Pharma Deal

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

The legal team advised NeoGenomics, a cancer genetics diagnostic testing company, on its acquisition of Clarient, a unit of General Electric Healthcare Life Sciences.

HFF Team Handles $21M Sale of West Palm Office Complex

By Samantha Joseph |

HFF's Ike Ojala, Herman Rodriguez and Jorge Portela closed the sale of the three-building The Forum complex for a 50 percent gain in five years.

Mortgage Brokers Place $12M in Purchase Financing

By Samantha Joseph |

Marc Suarez and Chad Musgrove in Hunt Mortgage Group's Miami office closed the financing for properties in Mississippi and Georgia.

02/08/16- White & Case partners Fernando de la Hoz, Carlos Viana, and associates Sean Williams and Thomas Pate, Miami.

White & Case Closes $400 Million in Peruvian Public-Private Road Financing

By Monika Gonzalez Mesa |

Miami attorneys say the financing package is the first using international bank financing to fund a milestone-driven infrastructure project in Peru.

Brokers Handle $8 Million Sale of Empty Gables Office Building

By Samantha Joseph |

Marcus & Millichap's Douglas Mandel, Benjamin Silver and Richard Niewiadomski had the unenviable task of selling the soon-to-be vacant office building.

Greenberg Traurig corporate and securities associate Grant Levine, corporate and securities shareholders Kara MacCullough and Flora Perez, tax shareholder Harry Friedman

Presto! Greenberg Traurig Preps $596 Million Stock Offering for Burger King Parent in Eight Days

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

A Greenberg Traurig team quickly arranged the secondary offering for Burger King parent Restaurant Brands International, but the legal work normally should have taken about a month.

Marcus & Millichap Brokers Combine on 5 Restaurant Sales

By Samantha Joseph |

Marcus & Millichap's Barry Wolfe, Howard Bregman and Alan Lipsky sell five chain restaurant sites worth more than $16.5 million in a month.

Mark Gilbert, executive vice president, Cushman & Wakefield of Florida

Cushman & Wakefield Team Handles $117M Sale of Marketplace at the Outlets

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

Brokers coordinated multiple rounds of bidding for the retail center next to the Palm Beach Outlets.