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Proskauer Rose LLP

11 TIMES SQUARE, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10036-8299, USA
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Work +1 212 969 3000
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Fax +1 212 969 2900
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www.proskauer.com

Leslie Loffman

Tel:
Work (212) 969-3896
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Proskauer Rose LLP

Work Department

TAX

Position

Leslie Loffman is a partner in the Tax Department and a member of the Real Estate Capital Markets Group. Les provides all aspects of tax structuring and business risk advice to REITs and real estate funds and their partners in the United States, Europe, and Asia, as well as to private equity funds, partnerships, corporations, and limited liability companies. Les is co-chair of the Practising Law Institute’s Annual Real Estate Tax Forum. He regularly speaks on REITs real estate funds, tax-exempt entities, and more. He has chaired New York University's Annual Conference on Real Estate, among other conferences.


United States: Real estate

Real estate investment trusts (REITs)

Within: Leading lawyers

Leslie Loffman - Proskauer Rose LLP

Within: Real estate investment trusts (REITs)

Proskauer Rose LLP’s practice, which handles the full range of corporate and finance transactions, has a strong record in advising non-traded REITs. It is also noted for its supplementary expertise in tax and private equity. Seasoned specialist Peter Fass jointly leads the real estate capital markets group with Steven Lichtenfeld - both are based in New York. Lichtenfeld recently acted for New York REIT in the sale of a 48.7% stake in One Worldwide Plaza to SL Green Realty and RXR Realty, in a deal that valued the property at $1.7bn. Michael Choate is a senior name in Chicago and advised Global Net Lease on its $3.1bn merger with American Realty Capital Global Trust II. New York’s Leslie Loffman is highly regarded for tax matters.

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