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Kahlil Yearwood

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Kahlil Yearwood is a partner in the San Francisco office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, where he serves as a member of the firm's Real Estate Department, with a practice focused on commerical real estate finance and captial markets.


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Mr. Yearwood received his Juris Doctor in 2005 from the Unviersity of California, Berkeley. He received his undergraduate degree in 2001 from the University of California, Berkely.

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Kahlil Yearwood - Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

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Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP’s ‘high-class’ practice primarily acts for lenders, operators and investment firms, advising on the full gamut of real estate matters including sales, acquisitions and financings. The firm has been notably active within the hospitality and leisure sectors, and regularly advises clients on cross-border deals spanning Europe, Asia and the Americas. In a recent highlight, Eric Feuerstein and Harry Silvera acted for The Related Companies regarding a $1.5bn loan for the development of 50 Hudson Yards, a flagship tower in the Hudson Yards development in New York City. Jesse Sharf is the key figure in Los Angeles and recently advised Next Century Partners on the $1bn debt financing for the development of Century Plaza, a mixed-use project in Los Angeles including two residential towers, retail and restaurant space and the Century Plaza Hotel. The firm also assisted Deutsche Bank Mortgage Capital with a series of financing transactions; among these was the $220m bridge loan provided to Cove Property for its acquisition of an office building in New York, and the $213m financing of a multifamily residential building in Long Island City. The Deutsche Bank matters were handled by Feuerstein, Victoria Shusterman and Noam Haberman. In the San Francisco office, names to note include Erin Rothfuss as well as Kahlil Yearwood, who joined from Dechert LLP in May 2018. Steven Klein in a key name in New York.

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