Walter Schleimer is a partner in the Finance and Real Estate Practice Groups in Haynes and Boone's New York office. He practices commercial real estate law, with a primary focus on finance transactions. Walter regularly represents investment banks, commercial banks, debt funds and foreign lending institutions in their mortgage loan, mezzanine loan, preferred equity and other complex real estate transactions. He also represents investment funds and REITs in their financing transactions, including structured loans, syndicated loans, subscription lines and other credit facilities. Walter represents institutional lenders and borrowers in their loan work-outs and restructurings, including complex CMBS restructures, as well as matters that result in mortgage foreclosure, UUC sale or other enforcement proceedings or bankruptcy resolution. Walter represents institutional owners and developers in acquisition, joint venture, redevelopment, sales, and other traditional real estate transactions. He has also been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers for Real Estate Law (2006-2010).
Areas of Practice
Main Focus: Finance
1983, New York
Columbia University in the City of New York (A.B., 1979); Columbia Law School (J.D., 1982)