• Represented Tokyo Trust Capital Co., Ltd. and MC Real Estate Partners LLC, a New York-based owner/operator of office assets, on the approximately US$100 million acquisition of 434 Broadway, a fully leased office building in SoHo in downtown Manhattan, from Savanna. The 66,000 square-foot property has office space on the top eight floors, plus street-level and below-grade retail space
  • Represented Shimizu Corporation on its inaugural New York office investment – the US$147 million acquisition of the Albano Building, a high-rise office tower in Manhattan from the Vanbarton Group
  • Represented Tokyo Trust Capital Co., Ltd. on the US$131 million acquisition of One Tehama from CIM Group. This Class A creative office building in San Francisco is fully leased to SoFi and serves as its corporate headquarters
  • Represented the US real estate subsidiary of Tokyu Land Corporation, one of the largest Japanese conglomerates on its significant equity investment in the 425 Park Avenue development project in New York City, notably the first full-block office development on Manhattan's Park Avenue in three decades
  • Represented an international investment fund with numerous real estate acquisition, real estate debt acquisition, joint venture and financing transactions across Japan, including office, retail, residential and hospitality properties, with an aggregate transaction volume of over US$479 million in a twelve-month period
  • Represented numerous institutional lenders in establishing Japanese lending programs and the origination of various nonrecourse loans and the purchase of tokutei mokuteki kaisha bonds secured by real property located in Japan