Laurie L. Gildan - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Laurie L. Gildan

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009
Phone: 561-650-7924

Laurie L. Gildan's wide-ranging experience in real estate includes representing home builders in land acquisition and project development; office building owners in leasing and building operations; developers and lenders in loans and loan restructuring; analysis of default situations and entitlement reviews of residential, golf course, commercial, office and warehouse properties. She is experienced in the representation of land bankers. Laurie also has the unique distinction of being a registered baseball agent.

The Wharton School of the University of PennsylvaniaBS 1982Harvard Law SchoolJ.D. 1985
Executive Women of the Palm BeachesCommercial Real Estate Women of Treasure Coast Board of Directors, Palm Beach County Literacy Coalition

Case History

Areas of Concentration
  • Land acquisition and financing
  • Leasing
  • Land banking
  • Construction and permanent loans
  • Loan restructuring
  • Development project work-outs
  • Sales and purchases of commercial properties
  • Sales and purchases of luxury residences
  • Residential golf course community development
  • Utility sales and acquisitions

Significant Representations
  • Homebuilders in land acquisition, development, and restructuring issues.
  • Office building owners in complex leasing.
  • Land bankers in acquisition/option transactions and workouts.
  • Sellers and purchasers of office buildings. 
  • Lenders in construction and permanent loans on projects as varied as country clubs, office buildings, shopping centers and warehouses.
  • Seller of office park to a New York-based REIT. 
  • Nursing home operator in acquisitions and sales of facilities. 
  • Developers of residential communities. 
  • Investors in shopping center projects nationwide. 
  • Title insurers on resolution of title disputes.

Office Location

777 South Flagler Drive, Suite 300 East
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate Law of the West Palm Beach Metro Area
Laurie L. Gildan has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Litigation - Real Estate
Real Estate Law (Commercial, Development, Finance, Office Buildings, Residential, Shopping Center Transactions, Tax Certiorari, Title Matters, Transactions, Troubled Projects, Workouts and Restructurings)