NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Otterbourg P.C. announced today that Oleg Sabel has joined the firm as a
member of the firm in the real estate group. Mr. Sabel’s practice
focuses on the buying, selling and financing of a range of properties,
including multi-family residential complexes, office buildings, hotels,
health care facilities and retail centers. He comes to the firm from
Mr. Sabel’s expertise will complement Otterbourg’s banking and finance
practice by enhancing the real estate services the firm provides to
domestic and international banks, private equity firms, hedge funds and
other clients, said Daniel Wallen, Otterbourg’s chairman.
“Oleg is a great lawyer with a strong general real estate practice that
is a perfect fit for Otterbourg,” Wallen said. “Our clients will benefit
from his guidance on real estate matters, and his clients will benefit
from the guidance of our banking and finance partners. His move
illustrates the opportunities that an established mid-sized firm like
ours provides to big firm lawyers. We are excited to welcome Oleg to the
Sabel said he was drawn to Otterbourg by the firm’s entrepreneurial
spirit and deep commitment to client service, and he is confident that
the move will help him grow his practice.
“Otterbourg treats every client like its most important client and has a
strong team concept that insures its clients benefit from all of the
firm’s resources,” Sabel said. “Today, real estate companies and private
equity firms are seeking mid-sized law firms that have the flexibility
to grow with them as they expand their real estate investment
portfolios. Joining Otterbourg gives me the opportunity to enter into
this type of collaborative relationship with my clients.”
Mr. Sabel represents clients in a wide range of transactions including
acquisitions, dispositions, financings, joint ventures and development
transactions. He represents tenants in large leasing transactions,
negotiates and drafts complex real estate joint venture agreements, and
conducts and supervises due diligence projects in multi-jurisdictional
transactions involving multiple assets. His clients include private
equity firms, hedge funds, mezzanine funds, real estate investment
trusts and various lenders. He earned a B.S. from Cornell University and
a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.
About Otterbourg P.C.
Otterbourg P.C. offers clients a unique combination of legal insight and
practical solutions and is known for its integrity, stability and
business knowledge. The firm regularly represents clients in matters of
national and international scope, including institutional lenders and
creditors such as banks, asset-based lenders, hedge funds and private
equity firms. The firm’s practice includes domestic and cross-border
financings, litigation and alternative dispute resolutions,
restructuring and bankruptcy proceedings, mergers and acquisitions and
other corporate transactions, real estate and trusts and estates.
Peter Pochna, 212-843-8007
Source: Otterbourg P.C.