Global law firm Shearman & Sterling today announces the arrival of Lance Levine as a counsel in its Real Estate practice in New York.
Lance is an established commercial real estate lawyer in all aspects of real estate law, with a particular emphasis in real estate finance, including mortgage and mezzanine lending, construction financing, workouts and restructuring. He also has significant experience in acquisitions and dispositions of various types of commercial real estate property.
Commenting on Lance’s arrival, Kris Ferranti, Team Leader of Shearman & Sterling’s Real Estate practice, said: “Lance is an excellent addition to our growing real estate practice. His deep finance experience will help to further strengthen our market-leading real estate finance capabilities. We’re thrilled that he’s joining our team.”
Lance commented: “I have for many years worked alongside and opposite many of the lawyers in Shearman & Sterling’s real estate group, and have been impressed with their acumen, expertise and ability to handle sophisticated transactions. I couldn’t imagine a better fit for my practice and am excited to join the team.”