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Yaacov  M. GrossYaacov M. Gross

(212) 878-5127
ygross@goulstonstorrs.com
Fax: (212) 878-6911
New York
885 Third Avenue
18th Floor
New York NY
10022
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Education
New York University, M.B.A., 1981

Bar-llan University Law School, LL.B., 1976
Admissions
New York

Israel

Overview

Equity finance, including the formation of public and private investment and operating entities, capital formation transactions (public offerings and private placements of securities, joint venture transactions, private equity and venture capital investments), mergers and acquisitions, financings and the development of financial products are all a part of Yaacov Gross' broad practice.  Yaacov is a co-Chair of the firm’s Real Estate Capital Markets group.

Yaacov works extensively with REITs and other real estate entities, including lodging and gaming companies, private equity and hedge funds and institutional investors in real estate.

Representative Experience

  • Representation of Starwood Capital in its $580 million restructuring and acquisition in bankruptcy of PJ Finance, an owner of multi-family properties.
  • Representation of Elco Landmark in its $505 million restructuring of Apartment Trust of America, Inc., a public non-traded REIT owning multi-family properties.
  • Represent CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. with respect to its capital markets transactions, including public equity issuances, complex property portfolio transactions, joint ventures (including its recent formation of a $1B joint venture with TIAA-CREF to invest in market-dominant shopping malls nationally) and general board and management advisory work.
  • Counsel a family of real estate private equity funds with respect to complex joint venture restructurings and advice regarding potential bankruptcy/restructuring of a portfolio company.
  • Represent institutionally-owned, externally advised, REIT regarding investments in a broad range of property types nationally, and advice with respect to a major debt restructuring.
Professional and Community Involvement
  • American Bar Association
  • New York Bar Association
  • Israel Bar Association
Awards and Recognition
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2011-2017
  • New York Metro Super Lawyers, 2006-2008, 2013-2016
Speaking Engagements
Press Releases
num: 21
pressReleases: Goulston & Storrs Bolsters its Capital Markets Group; Yaacov Gross Joins New York Office  
publicationsArticles: Goulston & Storrs represents CBL in its $1B Joint Venture with TIAA-CREF
pressReleases: Goulston & Storrs Attorneys Named to 2012 Edition of Best Lawyers®
pressReleases: Goulston & Storrs, Gross Kleinhendler and Eastdil Secured Co-Sponsor US Real Estate Outlook in Israel
pressReleases: 36 Goulston & Storrs Attorneys Named to 2013 Edition of Best Lawyers ®
pressReleases: Goulston & Storrs, Gross Kleinhendler and Eastdil Secured to Co-Sponsor US Real Estate Outlook in Israel
pressReleases: Goulston & Storrs Nabs 34 Lawyers, 2 “Lawyer of the Year” Recognitions in 2014 Best Lawyers® Rankings
pressReleases: Goulston & Storrs Lands Three on 2013 New York Super Lawyers List
pressReleases: Goulston & Storrs’ Richard Zielinski Named 2015 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in Legal Malpractice Law and Michael Robinson Named “Lawyer of the Year” in Real Estate
clientAdvisories: Crowdfunding:  How the Web and Social Media are Changing the Face of Real Estate Investment
publicationsArticles: "Move Over, Widgets. Real Estate Investments Come Of Age In Crowdfunding," Banker & Tradesman
blogEntries: Building Brand Equity: Crowdfunding and the Retail Industry
pressReleases: MEDIA ALERT: Goulston & Storrs, Gross Kleinhendler and Eastdil Secured to Host 6th Annual US Real Estate Outlook in Tel Aviv
pressReleases: Boston Land Use and Zoning Law "Lawyer of the Year" Matthew J. Kiefer Among 42 Goulston & Storrs Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers for 2016
pressReleases: Seven Goulston & Storrs Attorneys Named 2015 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
clientAdvisories: What's Market? Update: Maryland REIT
clientAdvisories: What's Market? Update: Securities
pressReleases: MEDIA ALERT: Goulston & Storrs, Gross Kleinhendler and Eastdil Secured to Host 7th Annual US Real Estate Outlook in Tel Aviv
pressReleases: Goulston & Storrs Advises Hana Asset Management-Led Consortium of South Korean Investors in Acquisition of Novo Nordisk Headquarters in New Jersey
pressReleases: Washington, DC Litigation- Land Use and Zoning "Lawyer of the Year" Maureen E. Dwyer and Land Use and Zoning "Lawyer of the Year" Phil T. Feola Among 42 Goulston & Storrs Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers for 2017
pressReleases: Seven Goulston & Storrs Attorneys Named 2016 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
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September 2016
Seven Goulston & Storrs Attorneys Named 2016 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
August 2015
Washington, DC Litigation- Land Use and Zoning "Lawyer of the Year" Maureen E. Dwyer and Land Use and Zoning "Lawyer of the Year" Phil T. Feola Among 42 Goulston & Storrs Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers for 2017
August 2016
Goulston & Storrs Advises Hana Asset Management-Led Consortium of South Korean Investors in Acquisition of Novo Nordisk Headquarters in New Jersey
January 2016
MEDIA ALERT: Goulston & Storrs, Gross Kleinhendler and Eastdil Secured to Host 7th Annual US Real Estate Outlook in Tel Aviv
September 2015
Seven Goulston & Storrs Attorneys Named 2015 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
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