William S. Wilson - Greenberg Traurig LLP

William S. Wilson

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 617-310-6036

William S. Wilson has a broad range of experience in numerous areas of commercial real estate. Will represents institutions, pension funds, REITs, public and private companies, investors, funds and developers in all aspects of sophisticated commercial real estate transactions, including the sale, acquisition and development of office buildings, multi-family residential projects, warehouses, industrial facilities, hotels and shopping centers. He also counsels borrowers and lenders in mortgage and construction loan transactions, restructuring and workouts, as well as publicly traded companies in the real estate aspects of corporate mergers and acquisitions, and landlords and tenants in commercial lease negotiations.

St. Lawrence UniversityBA 1988University of Miami School of LawJ.D. 1994
National Association of Industrial and Office PropertiesInternational Council of Shopping CentersBoston Bar AssociationMount Auburn Hospital, Board of Trustees

Case History

Areas of Concentration
  • Complex commercial real estate transactions
  • Office, multi-family, industrial, and shopping center development, acquisition and disposition
  • Real estate financings, restructuring and workouts
  • Commercial and ground leasing
  • Corporate transactions
  • Commercial lending
  • Condominiums
  • Joint ventures

Significant Representations
  • Represented a NYSE-listed REIT in the acquisition, disposition, financing, operation and management of grocery anchored shopping centers throughout the country.
  • Represented pension fund advisor in the national acquisition, disposition and management of office, retail, multi-family and industrial projects assets for pension funds.
  • Represented privately owned subsidiary of a global real estate company in the acquisition, financing and operation of the medical office of projects located primarily in the eastern United States.
  • Represented a pension fund advisor in the formation of investment partnerships for the development of office, retail, multi-family and industrial projects.
  • Represented international private equity firm in the acquisition, disposition, financing, leasing and management of office and retail space in Boston.
  • Represented retail developer and operator in connection with land acquisition, financing, development, and permitting of mixed use projects, for shopping centers anchored by grocery stores and "big box" tenants.
  • Represented owners and investors in the acquisition, disposition, financing and management of office, retail, multi-family and industrial properties.
  • Represented investors in the acquisition of performing and non-performing loans, loan workouts and restructuring.
  • Represented developers in the creation of residential and commercial condominiums in Boston.
  • Represented real estate investors and sponsors in joint venture formation and syndications.

Office Location

One International Place
Boston, MA 02110
United States

Practice Areas

Real Estate Law