Davis Polk is at the center of the real estate marketplace, advising a wide range of clients in some of the most dynamic and complex transactions in the industry. From the purchase, sale, development and financing of office, hotel, retail, industrial and mixed-use properties, to joint ventures, commercial leasing and debt restructurings, our team represents owners, developers, funds, real estate investment trusts (REITs) and other financial institutions in a broad array of commercial real estate transactions. In addition, we counsel commercial real estate and hotel companies on mergers and acquisitions, and we advise domestic and foreign individuals and companies on secured lending transactions, public and private securities offerings, project financings, bankruptcies and restructurings that contain significant real estate components.
Our lawyers assist real estate clients worldwide from 10 key financial centers in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America. The breadth of our experience and our unique firm organization ensure that clients have access to subject matter professionals wherever they are located. We provide highly integrated service across practice areas, including tax, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, investment management, insolvency and restructuring, credit and other related disciplines.