In private practice Primo has represented investors, buyers, sellers, lenders, landlords, tenants and developers. His experience includes representing:

  • AEW Capital Management in the US$340 million acquisition of a 33-building industrial portfolio in Miami-Dade County, Florida
  • An acquisition fund in the acquisition of an 8 property industrial portfolio out of receivership

  • A joint venture of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System and an affiliate of First Washington Realty, Inc. in the acquisition of membership interests in a joint venture that owned 86 grocery-anchored shopping centers in the United States valued at US$1.73 billion

  • A joint venture between a real estate value-added fund and a sponsor in the acquisition of a 21 property industrial portfolio

  • A foreign pension fund in the formation of a joint venture for the acquisition of stabilized multifamily assets with an anticipated investment amount of US$200 million and a joint venture for the acquisition of multifamily development projects with an anticipated investment amount of US$150 million

  • A life sciences owner in two dispositions of over US$500 million each (one single building transaction and one portfolio transaction), both of which included assets still under construction at closing
  • A real estate value-added fund in the acquisition of a downtown Boston office tower by purchasing a loan and entering into a deed in lieu transaction with the owner/borrower
  • A national acquisition platform fund in two building industrial sale-leaseback transactions with an investment-grade credit tenant; negotiated all documents, conducted all legal due diligence and closed in one month
  • A real estate value-added fund in connection with the sale of 250 South Wacker Drive, a Chicago office tower
  • Numerous landlords in office, industrial and retail leasing