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Vinson & Elkins LLP

666 FIFTH AVENUE, 26TH FLOOR, NEW YORK, NY 10103-0040, USA
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Work +1 212 237 0000
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Fax +1 212 237 0100
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David Freed

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Vinson & Elkins LLP

Work Department

M&A/Capital Markets

Position

Partner

Career

David’s practice focuses on the representation of issuers and underwriters, placement agents, and initial purchasers in public and private offerings of equity and debt securities in an array of industries, with a particular focus on real estate and specialty finance companies. His clients include equity and mortgage real estate investment trusts (REITs), investment banks, and a variety of other real estate-related businesses and specialty finance companies. David also regularly provides general corporate, securities, and corporate governance advice to public company clients.


United States: Real estate

Real estate investment trusts (REITs)

Within: Real estate investment trusts (REITs)

Vinson & Elkins LLP's 'practice is very knowledgeable, always available and really excels at structuring and problem solving'. It covers regulatory, financial and tax matters, IPOs, offerings of equity and debt securities, restructurings, going-private transactions, and UpREIT and DownREIT partnership structures; the team has also worked on numerous M&A deals involving REITs. It advised the TPG-backed TPG RE Finance Trust on its $233m common stock IPO. The principal advisers are Richmond's Daniel LeBey, New York-based David Freed, Houston's David Oelman and Matthew Strock, and, in Washington DC, tax expert Christopher Mangin Jr, Gregory Cope and Christopher Green.

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