Representative M&A Transactions

  • STORE Capital Corporation (NYSE: STOR) in its US$14 billion pending cash merger with affiliates of GIC and Oak Street Real Estate Capital, a division of Blue Owl Capital, Inc. (NYSE: OWL)
  • Resource REIT, Inc. in its US$3.7 billion cash merger with Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, Inc.
  • Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of Cottonwood Communities, Inc. in its US$90 million stock merger with Cottonwood Multifamily Opportunity Fund, Inc.
  • AXA Investment Managers in its US$1.2 billion acquisition of NorthStar Realty Europe Corp. (NYSE: NRE)
  • LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE: LHO) in its US$5.2 billion cash/stock merger with Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB)
  • Hatteras Financial Corp. (NYSE: HTS) in its US$1.5 billion cash/stock merger with Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE: NLY)

Representative Capital Markets Transactions

  • Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW) in public offerings of equity and debt securities with an aggregate value of more than US$4.3 billion
  • STAG Industrial, Inc. (NYSE: STAG) in its roll-up IPO and follow-on public offerings of common and preferred equity securities with an aggregate value of more than US$5.0 billion (including forward sale transactions)
  • STORE Capital Corporation (NYSE: STOR) in its US$377 million private placement of common stock to an affiliate of Berkshire Hathaway and numerous follow-on public offerings of equity and debt securities with an aggregate value of approximately US$5.5 billion
  • SmartRent, Inc. (NYSE: SMRT) in its US$2.2 billion IPO via a de-SPAC reverse merger with Fifth Wall Acquisition Corp. I (Nasdaq: FWAA)
  • Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) in its $500 million public offering of debt securities (issued as “green” bonds) and “at-the-market” common equity offering of up to 13,000,000 shares (including a forward sale component)
  • Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc. (NYSE: AHT) in its public offering of up to $700 million shares of non-traded preferred stock
  • Braemar Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NYSE: BHR) in its public offering of up to $700 million shares of non-traded preferred stock
  • LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE: LHO) in public offerings of common and preferred equity securities with an aggregate value of more than US$2.0 billion
  • Hatteras Financial Corp. (NYSE: HTS) in its Rule 144A private offerings, IPO and follow-on public offerings of common and preferred equity securities with an aggregate value of more than US$2.5 billion
  • Various underwriters in public offerings of common and preferred equity securities by Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE: AHT) with an aggregate value of more than US$2.3 billion
  • Various underwriters in the IPO and follow-on public offerings of common and preferred equity securities by Braemar Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: BHR) with an aggregate value of more than US$350 million
  • Various underwriters in the IPO, 144A convertible debt offering and numerous public and private offerings of equity and debt securities by Innovative Industrial Properties, Inc. (NYSE: IIPR) with an aggregate value of more than US$2.5 billion
  • Various underwriters in public and private offerings of equity and debt securities by Equity One, Inc. (NYSE: EQY) with an aggregate value of more than US$1.5 billion (including secondary offerings by selling stockholders)
  • Various sales agents in the US$200 million "at-the-market" common stock offering by LTC Properties, Inc. (NYSE: LTC)