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DLA Piper LLP (US)
BOSTON MA 02110-1447
United States

Work Department

Real Estate




Thanos focuses on commercial real estate acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, financing and leasing.

His experience includes representing buyers and sellers of office properties, multifamily properties, industrial properties, shopping centers and mixed use projects and representing institutional investors and developer partners in joint venture transactions. Thanos also represents borrowers in primary and secondary financing for all assets types and represents landlords in leasing office, retail and industrial spaces.


J.D., Boston University School of Law; B.S., Boston University

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Real estate > Real estate

DLA Piper LLP (US) is known for its expansive geographic coverage and its wide ranging real estate capabilities, ranging from high-value capital markets and fund formation, significant developments to zoning and construction work. The firm makes extensive use of its AI platform, Kira, to perform due diligence on leases, contracts and other agreements that need to be reviewed as part of a transaction. Boston-based John Sullivan and Barbara Trachtenberg co-vice chair the practice; both recognized for their expertise in equity, debt, hybrid and joint venture transactions. Cara Nelson spends a significant portion of her practice advising foreign pension funds in complex joint ventures, while Bryan Connolly and Thanos Matthai are sought after by leading developers and investors. All three at in the Boston office. In Washington DC, Frederick Klein, Amy Carbins and associate Lauren Rico represent a diverse client base in complex acquisitions, developments and financings.