Stephen L. Rabinowitz - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Stephen L. Rabinowitz

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Stephen L. Rabinowitz represents private equity funds, financial institutions, developers and other investors and operators in the acquisition, financing, development, sale and leasing of all classes of commercial properties including office, hotel, multi-family and condominium properties. A significant portion of his practice is devoted to joint ventures, preferred equity investments and other sophisticated equity and debt structures, including venture formation and debt and equity restructuring.

Brandeis UniversityBA 1983American UniversityJ.D. 1986
Lupus Foundation of AmericaEast Harlem Tutorial ProgramEast Harlem Tutorial Program

Case History

Areas of Concentration
  • Joint ventures
  • Hotels
  • Opportunity funds
  • Restructuring

Significant Representations
  • Represented the Denihan Hospitality Group in a joint venture with Pebblebrook Hotel Trust to own six upscale Manhattan hotels in a transaction valued at approximately $910 million.
  • Represented Highgate Hotels and Walton Street Partners in the sale of the Paramount Hotel, New York, NY.
  • Represented SL Green Realty Corp. in the acquisition of a preferred equity interest in 1633 Broadway, a Class A New York office tower.
  • Represented SL Green Realty Corp. in its acquisition of a 49.9% stake in 180 Maiden Lane, a 1.1 million-square-foot New York office tower.
  • Represented UDR, Inc. in its acquisition of Columbus Square, a portfolio of five multi-family towers.

Client Comments

"Given the time difference between London/New York, Stephen Rabinowitz always endeavors to get back to us very quickly. His emails are always succinct and straight to the point."

Office Location

MetLife Building
200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166
United States

Practice Areas

Real Estate Law (Commercial, Development, Finance, Hospitality, Joint Ventures, Office Buildings, Real Property Law, Tax Certiorari, Transactions, Workouts and Restructurings)

Other Information

Gender: Male