Mr. Fishkind joined the firm in 1997 and is a member of the Real Estate Practice Group. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Fishkind was a real estate attorney with a privately held corporation in Chicago, Illinois.
Mr. Fishkind represents all parties involved in real estate based transactions including investors, lenders, developers, owners, and operators. Mr. Fishkind advises clients in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including the acquisition, disposition, development, leasing, management, financing, and syndication of a wide variety of real estate projects such as office buildings, industrial properties, telecommunications facilities, single family and multi-family communities, regional shopping malls, strip shopping centers, parking facilities, hotels, golf courses, and planned developments.
Mr. Fishkind advises real estate based business entities with respect to all aspects of formation and operation, including structure of organization, acquisitions, mergers, reorganizations, dispositions, debt and equity financing, and real estate workouts.
Mr. Fishkind also a member of the firm's Financial Institutions Team and has significant experience representing national lending institutions and borrowers in the negotiation, structuring documentation and enforcement of commercial real estate acquisition loans, construction and land development loans and various other commercial lending transactions.
Seminars and Speeches
7/2004 Annexation Workshop, State Bar of Michigan, Real Property Section
Annexation: An Obscure Tool for Municipal Growth is Now a Weapon for Property Owners, ULI Detroit Insite, Co-Author
International Council of Shopping Centers
Urban Land Institute
State Bar of Michigan, Real Property Section.