Los Angeles-based law and consulting firm Manatt has welcomed Ted Hunter as a New York-based real estate partner.
Hunter has over 25 years of legal and consulting experience with a focus on real estate transactions. He has extensive experience providing legal and strategic advice to investors, developers, lenders, owners and tenants on complex acquisitions, disposals, leases, financing, settlements and real estate development transactions. Hunter is also a leading expert in public-private partnerships.
Previously, Hunter spent 13 years at Lowenstein Sandler LLP, where he led the real estate practice group. Prior to that, he worked for 11 years at Kelly Drye & Warren LLP, where he was a partner. Hunter began his career as a lawyer at Skadden Arps.
He holds a JD from Fordham Law School and a BA from the University of Washington.
Hunter will bring a distinct East Coast experience to Manatt’s real estate practice, which provides a full range of services including legal advice, business advice and brokerage. The firm’s offerings include real estate litigation, transactions and financing, leases and land use, and brokerage services through Manatt Real Estate Advisors.
“A respected figure in the commercial real estate sector, especially in New York and New Jersey, Ted is excellent at handling complex real estate transactions by finding common ground between his clients and other stakeholders,” said Donna Wilson, CEO and Managing Partner of Manatt. … “Through a combination of business savvy, creativity and forward-looking legal advice, Ted’s approach to client work is aligned with ours, especially in the real estate sector, where we work with almost all key stakeholders on a variety of legal and brokerage issues. through our hybrid teams Manatt Real Estate and Manatt Real Estate Advisors. “
Founded in 1965 as a law firm, Manatt has expanded its range of professional services in recent years to include consulting in the healthcare, real estate and TMT sectors. 450 professionals work in 10 offices of the company in the USA.
Manatt earlier this year added by Darrell Kirch, former president of the Association of American Medical Colleges, to his healthcare business. The firm also this year welcomed three partners to their TMT industry group…