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Sullivan & Worcester LLP, Adam Weisenberg, Boston, USA

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Adam Weisenberg

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Sullivan & Worcester LLP

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Real Estate


Adam N. Weisenberg is a partner in the Commercial Real Estate Group in the Boston office. He has more than 30 years of experience in real estate law, including commercial real estate investment, finance and development across the full range of asset types throughout the United States. Mr. Weisenberg’s work includes joint ventures and partnerships; acquisitions, sales and exchanges; construction, permanent and mezzanine financing; REITs; fund level credit facilities; entity structuring and formation transactions; zoning, land use and permitting; ground and space leasing; management agreements; development agreements, easements and covenants; and residential and commercial condominiums. Prior to joining Sullivan & Worcester, Mr. Weisenberg was a partner at Goodwin Procter LLP. He served as chair of that firm’s Real Estate Finance Practice and as a member of its Real Estate Development & Permitting, Real Estate Investment Management, and REITs Practices.


Massachusetts, 1983
Legal 500 U.S. (2013, 2016-2017)
NAIOP Massachusetts Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Public Affairs Award


Boston Bar Association
American Bar Association
NAIOP Massachusetts Commercial Real Estate Development Association (Executive Committee; Special Chair—Strategic Initiatives; past chair, Special Events, Programs and Government Affairs Committees)
Real Estate Finance Association
Real Estate Roundtable


J.D., Harvard Law School, 1983
B.A., Yale University, 1978

United States

Real estate

Within: Real estate

Sullivan & Worcester LLP advises on acquisitions and sales, development, environmental issues, financing, leasing, REIT matters and workouts, while Opportunity Zones - a recent initiative to encourage investment in underdeveloped areas - are a new area of focus for the firm. John Balboni represented Equity Resource Investments on several private equity joint venture transactions with an aggregate value of more than $100m. Ashley Brooks advised Cronin Development on the development, financing and management of the construction of a $500m luxury condominium and two-story restaurant in Boston. Adam Weisenberg is also recommended alongside New York-based real estate finance chair Joseph Philip Forte. The firm took on three partners from Murtha Cullina LLP's affordable housing group - Karen Kepler, John Gahan III and Deirdre Robinson - while Eric Lemont left for an in-house role at a national developer. All named attorneys are based in Boston.

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