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Mr. Canter’s experience covers a range of transactional real estate matters including acquisition, sale, financing and leasing of various property types, as well as counseling on real estate disputes and litigation strategy. His practice includes a concentration and particular expertise in the area of condominiums, representing leading developers, lenders, borrowers and investors in matters pertaining to planning, developing and structuring sophisticated ownership and management regimes for commercial, mixed-use and residential projects; and the marketing, sale and registration of condominium offerings, including the promulgation of offering plans and related regulatory filings with state and federal authorities. In this capacity, Mr. Canter has represented a roster of New York’s leading real estate players in connection with some of the highest profile projects in recent years. These include: The Related Companies on its development of the Hudson Yards, and condominums such as One Madison Park, 225 Rector Place, MiMA Condominium, Time Warner Center, Superior Ink, The Harrison and others; CIM Group on 432 Park Avenue (slated to be New York’s tallest residential building) and 737 Park Avenue with Harry Macklowe; Toll Brothers on the development with Equity Residential of 400 Park Avenue South; El-Ad Group on the redevelopment of the iconic Plaza Hotel into luxury residences, for-sale hotel suites and world-class retail; Extell Development on 680 Madison Avenue; Alexico Group on 56 Leonard Street, The Mark Hotel, The Laurel and 165 Charles Street by Richard Meier; The Milstein Organization on Liberty Luxe and Liberty Green, two adjoining buildings in Battery Park City which will feature a new Asphalt Green community center; Africa Israel on 20 Pine Street Residences; The Hakimian Organization on 75 Wall Street (featuring Hyatt’s first Andaz branded hotel in New York); Starwood Hotels on the condominium residences at The St. Regis New York; The Witkoff Group on 150 Charles Street and 55 Wall Street Cipriani Residences; The Trump Organization on Trump Park Avenue; LCOR on The Charleston and Chelsea Stratus; Douglaston Development on 325 Fifth Avenue and 555 West 23rd Street; The Clarett Group on 200 West End Avenue; and Jack Resnick & Sons on 200 Chambers Street. Mr. Canter has received numerous honors, including recognition in The Best Lawyers in America, Legal 500 US and New York Super Lawyers. Legal 500 in 2013 described Mr. Canter as “very creative” and “the lead on all things condo” and in 2012 as “very experienced” and “responsive.” He received the 2012 Legal MVP Award in Real Estate Law from Law360.