David B. Sickle

David Sickle represents a wide variety of REITs, banks and developers, and institutional clients.

David has particular experience in shopping center financing, acquisition, development, leasing and dispositions.

In his real estate finance practice, David represents both borrowers and lenders in the origination of securitized debt and other structured finance transactions, including single-asset and multi-state/multi-property mortgage loans, mezzanine loan transactions and secured and unsecured lines of credit. In recent years, he has developed a significant practice representing private equity sources, as well as developers and other entrepreneurial clients in the placement of equity and structuring joint ventures.

David also has an active practice in retail leasing, representing both landlords and specialty tenants in shopping center transactions. He particularly focuses his retail leasing practice on motion picture theaters and other entertainment uses; among his clients are major movie theater circuits and nationally recognized shopping center developers.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Real Estate, 2) Real Estate Finance, 3) Corporate, 4) Mergers and Acquisitions and 5) Finance
Law School J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 1986
Education B.S., University of Pennsylvania, 1981
Bar Member / Association Illinois State Bar Association
Most recent firm DLA Piper
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