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Samuel Lee has more than 20 years of experience representing financial institutions, banks, life insurance companies, investment funds, and other institutional investors in a variety of commercial real estate finance transactions. Sam focuses his practice on the representation of these institutions in a wide variety of portfolio and secondary market transactions, including syndicated loans, securitized loans, and other types of capital markets financings. He also regularly advises these institutions in the acquisition, disposition, and restructuring of their interests in these financing structures.


  • Hofstra University School of Law, 1998, J.D., with distinction, Recipient of the Patricia Roberts Harris Fellowship, Recipient of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York Thurgood Marshall Fellowship, Hofstra Law Review, Articles Editor
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, 1994, B.A., cum laude

  • New York

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for Real Estate Law, 2024