Samuel's loan experience included the representation of borrowers and lenders in the origination of loans secured by hotels, offices, residential and mixed-use properties, including balance sheet, securitized, syndicated, bridge, mortgage, mezzanine, preferred equity, construction, multi-asset and multi-state loans and loan restructurings and acquisition and sale of loans. He also regularly advised purchasers and sellers in single-asset and multi-asset acquisition and disposition of a wide range of commercial properties.
Samuel's extensive leasing experience included representation of landlords and tenants in the leasing of office, retail, hotel, sports arena and other commercial properties.
Samuel was recognized as a “Notable Practitioner” for Real Estate Acquisitions and Real Estate Finance in the U.S. by IFLR1000. He was also consistently recognized for real estate by Best Lawyers in America, Legal 500 US and Super Lawyers.
Samuel received his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law, where he served on Fordham Law Review, and his B.S in accounting, magna cum laude, from Brooklyn College.