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Eric Seltzer is a real estate attorney whose practice focuses on commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, developments, mortgage and mezzanine financings, joint ventures, preferred equity investments, and recapitalizations.

Eric frequently counsels institutions, operators, developers, entrepreneurs, and tenants in complex commercial real estate transactions in connection with a broad range of asset types, such as office buildings, hotels, mixed-use properties, multifamily developments, life sciences facilities, and industrial properties. His practice has led him across the globe, working on transactions throughout the United States as well as in Europe, Asia, and the Caribbean.

Eric has significant experience with distressed commercial real estate transactions and has counseled borrowers and lenders in various aspects of real estate workouts and restructurings, including loan modifications, forbearance agreements, deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure, assignments-in-lieu of foreclosure, loan sales and purchases, and property short sales.

Prior to joining Goulston & Storrs, Eric was a Partner at a boutique law firm in New York City.


  • New York
  • New Jersey


  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University  (J.D., 2005)
    • Managing Editor, Cardozo Arts and Entertainment Law Journal
  • Syracuse University  (B.A., summa cum laude, 2002)