Michael Phillipou helps owners and users of real estate realize their transactional goals through smart deal structuring, creative problem solving, and careful execution. Michael's clients count on his ability to protect their interests while finding bridges over obstacles and driving consensus with counterparties. He practices in a broad set of real estate sub-specialties needed in the life cycle of a property, including construction, design, development, leasing, land use, acquisition, financing, and disposition.
Michael also advises clients on capital construction and expansion, P3, infrastructure, renovation, leasing, purchase and sale, joint venture, condominium and cooperative, and financing projects. Though it is not the entirety of his practice, he has developed a focus on cultural, educational, religious, and governmental and quasi-governmental organizations and the unique considerations that affect their transactions, including complex co-development deals with for-profit developers.