Corporate

Overview

Our corporate practice consists of the full range of corporate legal services from the establishment of corporations, partnerships, joint ventures and limited liability companies to the most sophisticated matters, such as:

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Financings
  • Private Placements and Securities Offerings
  • Corporate Restructurings and Spin-Offs
  • Corporate Dissolutions and Recapitalizations
  • Venture Capital
  • IT Contracting
  • Corporate Governance and Securities Law Matters
  • Private Equity Investment Funds
  • Joint Ventures

Our attorneys have advised a number of private equity investment funds and their sponsors regarding the structuring, marketing, regulation, operation and investment of private equity investment funds comprised of institutional investors and high net worth individuals.

Our services include assisting clients with the formation and structuring of pooled investment vehicles, the preparation of offering materials and investment documentation, providing advice regarding management fee and carried interest structures, tax structuring to address the needs of tax-exempt investors and to comply with REIT rules, negotiating and documenting credit facilities and joint ventures, investment due diligence, deal structuring and closing a wide variety of complex real estate private equity investment transactions.

We have drafted and negotiated many highly complex joint venture agreements. These agreements have been structured as partnership agreements, limited liability company operating agreements and shareholder agreements. In addition to publishing articles on joint venture issues, we have provided our clients with seminars on topics involved in joint ventures, including issues arising under buy-sells, squeeze-down formulas, tax structures, promote distributions, exit strategies and the many ways to structure control.