Thomas joined Reed Smith in 2009. He previously practiced at Skadden Arps in the Real Estate Group. His practice focuses on advising private equity investment funds, lenders, real estate investors, real estate owners and operators, investment banks, financial institutions, public and private companies, REITS, governmental agencies, and entrepreneurs in real estate private equity, real estate acquisition and sales, and real estate finance, including:
- Acquisition, disposition and investments, including distressed transactions, in connection with the real estate assets, portfolios, platforms, operating companies and assets.
- Joint ventures (restructuring, workouts, partner/member disputes, un-winds, and recapitalizations, as well as formation and controlling party and preferred equity investments)
- Real estate finance (mortgage, CMBS, bridge and mezzanine loan workouts and restructurings, distressed loan sales and acquisitions, mortgage, bridge loan and mezzanine financing and refinancing)
- Real estate development, leasing and asset management