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Mr. Neveloff’s practice concentrates in real estate and other commercial transactions.
Mr. Neveloff represents numerous nationally recognized parties in the development, operation and financing of real estate projects, institutional and other funds in the acquisition and sale of property (including portfolios of properties), and joint ventures involving a broad variety of assets, as well as major international funds and financial institutions, in commercial lending transactions, loan restructurings and workouts.
Mr. Neveloff has represented developers of numerous super luxury and mixed-use, commercial, retail and residential projects, including 432 Park Avenue, 150 Charles Street and Time Warner Center, as well as numerous regional and local shopping centers, and other commercial projects throughout the country. Mr. Neveloff has represented Donald Trump and The Trump Organization for more than 25 years in innumerable real estate matters.
Recently, Mr. Neveloff represented Starwood Hotels in the sale of several hotels including the Sheraton Manhattan as well as the retail portion of the St. Regis Hotel in Manhattan; New York Life Insurance Company in the 414,000 square foot lease renewal and modification at 63 Madison Avenue; New York Life Insurance Company in the sale of Manhattan House, a residential complex comprising an entire block on the upper east side of Manhattan; Saint Vincent's Catholic Medical Centers in the sale of the main hospital campus; the owners of Starrett City, the largest federally subsidized housing complex in the United States, in a major capital transaction; Istithmar in the purchase of the Helmsley Building, 230 Park Avenue, New York City; Credit Suisse in the $1 billion plus financing of an office building in Manhattan; and the owners in the sale of a major casino hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mr. Neveloff regularly assists clients actively involved in numerous hotel transactions, including the acquisition and development of hotels, and loan restructurings relating to numerous hotels.
Mr. Neveloff received his J.D. from New York University School of Law and his B.A. from Brooklyn College and was elected as a member of the American Law Institute, American College of Real Estate Lawyers (of which he is a member of the Board of Governors) and American College of Mortgage Attorneys.
Mr. Neveloff has received numerous honors, including being recognized as one of The Best Lawyers in America for 2006-2014, and as one of the “Top 100 Lawyers in New York” by Super Lawyers in 2006-2012. Mr. Neveloff is also listed in Chambers USA — America’s Leading Lawyers for 2003‑2013 (and is ranked in tier 1) and The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers for 2005-2012. He was chosen as Top Deal Maker for 2008 and 2009 by Real Estate Weekly. He was recognized by Legal 500 US as a leading lawyer from 2008 to 2013. He was named in 2007-2011 to Lawdragon’s Leading Dealmakers in America list, receiving a five dragon rating, the highest rating available, and is listed in the 2008 Guide to the World’s Leading Real Estate Lawyers as one of the world’s top 10 leading real estate lawyers. He was recently chosen by the New York Post as one of New York City’s “Top Movers and Shakers,” one of only four top New York real estate lawyers who help their clients complete billion dollar deals.