The Law Offices of David Schwinger PLLC handles nationwide real estate matters ranging from highly complex and sophisticated transactions to traditional purchases, sales, leases, financings, workouts of troubled companies and real estate joint ventures.
In the Real Estate Finance area, we have represented some of the world's largest financial institutions, institutional investors and real estate owners in financings involving hotels, office buildings, shopping centers and multi-family residential and other properties. The structure of these financings includes multi-parcel securitizations, credit enhancement and other structured finance facilities, equity-based mezzanine financings, real-estate related credit lines and construction and term loans. On the lender side, our focus is on real estate capital markets transactions, including the representation of investment banks and other institutional lenders in the origination and securitization of first mortgage debt, mezzanine loans, preferred and common equity investments, and other structured finance products.
In the area of ownership and development, we represent some of the nation's largest real estate firms in some of the country's most significant projects. This involvement has spanned the period from conception to completion, continuing through the operational phases of the project. In these matters, our lawyers deal with issues as diverse as joint venture structuring, financing, leasing and other management and operational issues. In addition to development transactions, we are involved regularly in the acquisition and disposition of real property.
And in the international arena, we are very active in representing foreign investors in the acquisition and ownership of U.S. properties, including high-end hotels and office buildings.