Award for Excellence in Real Estate
Chambers USA, 2014
Counsel in the Largest Real Estate Transaction in History
(Blackstones' $36 Billion Equity Office LBO)
Real Estate Practice Group of the Year
“Outstanding reputation for its expertise in advising clients on the full range of commercial real estate finance transactions.
‘The firm is exceptional in terms of service to the client; they are extremely responsive to our needs and deliver world class service.’”
Chambers USA, 2014
"One of the hallmarks of Cleary Gottlieb's real estate practice group is its seamless integration with the other groups within the firm…it's just one of the reasons the real estate group ends up representing clients from around the world."
“This sophisticated practice focuses on handling complex corporate and finance-related matters for a high-end client base. The team offers particular experience in securitization, leasing and capital markets, and regularly lends this expertise to some of the most prestigious projects in the USA.
‘Their client service is outstanding.’ ‘The response time is immediate and they know how to get deals done and protect the client.’”
Chambers USA, 2013
“This experienced team works seamlessly with the firm’s tax, mergers and acquisitions, finance and bankruptcy groups to represent owners and investors on a range of development, acquisition, disposition, financing, leasing and distressed asset work. … ‘I think they are fantastic. Someone on the team is always available to address our questions 24/7.’”
Chambers USA, 2012
“The New York-based real estate team at Cleary Gottlieb … covers the full range of real estate transactions, and spans the U.S. and beyond. It has seen a surge in development financing instructions, and a steady flow of sale-and-purchase work, private equity transactions and workouts.”
The Legal 500 U.S., 2012