Phone: 212-994-9963 Ext. 379 Fax: 212-685-5199
Jean M. Emery’s practice consists of representing clients in connection with complex real estate transactions, including acquisitions and depositions, commercial leasing and multi-property portfolio purchases and sales. Her experience includes negotiating and drafting purchase and sale agreements, title and survey review, preparation of closing documents, and managing post-closing matters; drafting and amending commercial lease agreements; and addressing the full range of matters affecting property interests such as condemnations, easements, deed restrictions, water rights, zoning and entitlements, and archaeological and historical preservation. Ms. Emery has also served in the public sector representing agencies and a county government in acquisitions and land management matters for parks, recreation and conservation purposes.
Representative matters include:
• Portfolio acquisitions/leasebacks and sales, new leases (single tenant and master leases), lease modifications, assignments and tenant workout settlements for publicly traded real estate investment trust
• Managed condemnations, easements, property rights issues, landlord waivers, rights of entry, title and survey reviews, CC&R amendments, construction reimbursement agreements, zoning, municipal and state code compliance in connection with 2,500 property portfolio for publicly traded real estate investment trust
• Sales of manufactured home and RV park communities and large vacant land holdings for closely-held family corporation
• Complex land sales and acquisitions for commercial and residential development