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Latham & Watkins LLP
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NY 10020
United States

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Justin Elliott advises public and private clients on an array of complex commercial real estate transactions, including joint ventures, financings, acquisitions, dispositions, and restructurings. Drawing on his vast and varied experience, Mr. Elliott advises a broad range of private equity funds, sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, real estate investment trusts (REITs), and public companies. His experience includes prominent transactions involving a variety of asset classes, such as industrial, multifamily and specialized housing, medical, office, retail, and hospitality. Justin was named a "Rising Star" by Law360 in 2022.


Corporate Partner

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United States > Real estate > Real estate

(Next Generation Partners)

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Collectively lead by Gary E. Axelrod  in Chicago, Michelle Kelban , Michael Haas, both in New York, and Julian Kleindorfer in Los Angeles, Latham & Watkins LLP‘ US-wide real estate practice leverages its multi-faceted capabilities in M&A, finance, REITs, and representation of developers and high-end owners. In a landmark transaction, Chicago’s Rachel Bates advised a major hotel chain in the acquisition of Apple Leisure Group, a leading luxury resort-management services, travel and hospitality group, from affiliates of each of KKR and KSL Capital Partners, LLC for $2.7bn. Axelrod and Meghan Cocci in Los Angeles are noted for their expertise within the hospitality sector, while New York based Justin Elliott, who joined in early 2021 from Kirkland & Ellis LLP, is sought after by funds and REITs on their largest transactions. Associate Mark Semotiuk is another integral figure in the New York practice.