Jonathan B. Mills is a Principal in Cummings & Lockwood's Commercial Real Estate and Corporate & Finance Groups and is based in the Stamford office.
Jon devotes much of his legal practice to commercial real estate transactions, including commercial leasing, sales, acquisitions, development, joint ventures and financings.
He has also represented companies in connection with various corporate matters, including asset sales and acquisitions, marketing, technology and other licensing agreements, joint ventures, and numerous commercial finance, franchise and contract engagements.
Jon also works closely with the Private Clients Group in serving as a fiduciary and advisor to several families with respect to substantial trusts and estates matters.
In addition to his law practice, Jon serves as Firm-wide Chairman and Managing Director of Cummings & Lockwood, a position he has held since 2003.
Practice Areas — Commercial Real Estate Group
Commercial Real Estate Development
Commercial Real Estate Financing
Commercial Real Estate Leasing
Commercial Real Estate Sales and Acquisitions
Corporate & Finance Group
Loan Transactions and Financings
Private Clients Group
Trusts and Estates
Matters — Representation of two major institutional real estate firms managing or controlling over 37 million square feet of commercial property in connection with various leasing, acquisition and development matters
Representation of a major investment bank in the leasing and sale of a $250 million urban office complex
Representation of a Fortune 100 company in the sale of a $100 million east coast office complex to a major pension fund
Representation of a global investment bank syndicate in the sale of a major, multi-tenant commercial property
Representation of a regional real estate developer in the development of a 250-acre site, including the sale and master lease of several large parcels to national retail users
Representation of a national real estate holding company in its investments in several joint ventures for major multi-family housing projects in New York, Connecticut and Massachusetts, as well as other commercial real estate and corporate matters
Representation of a real estate development consortium in the acquisition of various hotel and resort properties in Connecticut, North Carolina and New York
Representation of a national real estate fund in the acquisition and development of a large hotel and mixed use site, along with a related office headquarters property, in connection with a significant waterfront project