200 Park Avenue
New York City, New York 10166
Howard R. Shapiro
has practiced commercial real estate law since 1976, representing financial institutions, real estate opportunity funds, public and private REITS, private investors and developers in a variety of sophisticated real estate transactions. A significant part of his current practice involves the representation of lenders and debtors in complex real estate financial matters. These include distressed loan work-outs and restructurings, equity recapitalizations, acquisition and disposition of performing and distressed debt and real property on both an individual and portfolio basis, loan originations, intercreditor agreements and loan participations. Howard also has extensive experience in the representation of investors and real estate operators in joint ventures, preferred equity investments, property assemblage and development.
|Areas of Practice||1) Real Estate|
|Law School||J.D., cum laude, Brooklyn Law School, 1975|
|Education||B.S., cum laude, City University of New York at Brooklyn College, 1972|
|Bar Member / Association||State bar of New York,U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York,U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York|
|Most recent firm||Greenberg Traurig LLP|
Anthony Ciasulli is a senior counsel in Morgan Lewis's Real Estate Practice. Mr. Ciasulli represents both developers and lenders in connection with commercial, residential, industrial and resort real estate.
Brian M. Jazaeri is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. Mr. Jazaeri represents clients in complex commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on class action matters and financial services, healthcare and technology litigation.