Dealmakers

Anthony Casareale and James Carenza of Casareale & Partners.

Attorneys Rep Starwood in Pompano Office Deal

By Carla Vianna |

Attorneys Anthony Casareale and James Carenza of Casareale & Partners handle a $5.5 million office sale for financial behemoth Starwood Capital Group.

Deme Mekras and Elliot Shainberg of MSP Group LLC.

Brokers Close 4 Deals in 3 Days for $54 Million

By Mary Hladky |

The co-founders of MSP Group coordinated four multifamily transactions.

Peter Waldman, partner at Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Attorney Guides Parcel Purchases, Easement Deals for Road Linkup

By Carla Vianna |

Medley is getting a new through street with help from Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman attorney Peter Waldman.

Attorney Stephen Hoffman of Hackleman Olive & Judd in Fort Lauderdale.

Legal Team Works Against 45-Day Clock on Apartment Deal

By Mary Hladky |

Hackleman, Olive & Judd attorneys had a small window of time for due diligence on the $87.6 million purchase of a 352-unit Jupiter complex.

Cushman & Wakefield Guides $68 Million Blue Lagoon Sale

By Mary Hladky Special to the Review |

The brokers came up with more than a dozen interested prospects and a half dozen seriously interested candidates.

Alex D. Zylberglait

Broker Works Around Anchor Tenant's Contract in Miami Office Sale

By Carla Vianna |

Marcus & Millichap's Alex Zylberglait fetched $6.5 million for an office building bound by a less-than-desirable lease renewal contract at 5000 Biscayne Blvd.

Tracey Goo, Ike Ojala, Hermen Rodriguez and Jorge Portela, HFF Miami.

HFF Dealt With Select Group of Miami Tower Prospects

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

And a U.S. arm of Sumitomo came up the winner in a $220 million cash deal for the Miami landmark.

John Metzger, managing member of the West Palm Beach office of McDonald Hopkins, and associate Alexa Guevara

Attorneys Guide Polo Grounds Sellers to $30 Million Closing

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

McDonald Hopkins attorneys guided the sale of the Gulfstream Polo Club as well as government approval for home construction on the Lake Worth acreage.

Linda Worton Jackson

Attorney Represents Flight Training Firm on $13M in Financing

By Samantha Joseph |

Salazar Jackson co-founder Linda Worton Jackson pilots two financing deals for Fort Lauderdale-based aviation training company Avenger Flight Group.

Greenberg Traurig attorneys, Stanley “Stash” Jacobs Jr., Fred Karlinsky, Richard Fidei, Andromeda Monroe, Reggie Zachariah and Julie Morgan.

Greenberg Legal Team Guides $134M Purchase of Hawaiian Insurer Zephyr

By Mary Hladky Special to the Review |

Familiarity with insurance regulations in Florida and Hawaii allowed Greenberg Traurig to guide Heritage Insurance's acquisition.

Akerman Attorneys Guide Fast-Paced $85 Million REIT Deal

By Mary Hladky Special to the Review |

The legal team represented Armour Residential REIT in the 40-day purchase of Javelin Mortgage Investment under Maryland law.

No Damages Awarded in Wal-Mart Liability Case

Wal-Mart faces no damages in a premises liability case.

Phillip Hudson, Partner, Arnstein & Lehr

Arnstein & Lehr Team Engineers $47 Million Science Museum Bond

By Mary Hladky, Special to the Review |

Phillip Hudson III helped lead the legal team for the buyer of a municipal bond backing the underfunded Frost Museum of Science.

Broker Represents Miami Beach Apartment Seller

By Samantha Joseph |

Elizabeth Brown brokered the $9.9 million sale of a 25-unit South Beach apartment building turning into a hostel.

Joshua Krut, partner in Kopelowitz Ostrow Ferguson Weiselberg Gilbert’s Boca Raton office.

Kopelowitz Ostrow Partner Assists in Acquisition of $10.5M Church

By Samantha Joseph |

Joshua Krut, partner at Kopelowitz Ostrow Ferguson Weiselberg Gilbert, represented developer Remy Jacobson on a $10.5 million acquisition in Miami's Design District.

Peter D. Lopez and Randy Barcelo, with Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, Miami, Florida

Stearns Weaver Duo Represents Two Longtime Clients in Condo Project

By Mary Hladky |

Peter Lopez, who was assisted by real estate associate Randy Barcelo, was on familiar ground when Key International and 13th Floor Investments joined forces once again to build The Harbour, a luxury waterfront condominium in North Miami Beach.

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.