Andy Leffler represents regional and national real estate development and real estate finance clients on every side of the transaction, whether they are a seller, buyer, lender, landlord, tenant, or investor. He works with real estate developers not only in connection with underwriting the initial land and guiding them through the construction loan process, but also structuring and papering joint ventures. Andy is dedicated to helping his clients with a variety of matters related to real estate deals, including easement and reciprocal rights agreements, owners association issues, and financial workouts. He also counsels clients on partnership agreements, the interaction between debt and equity financing, opportunity zones, and 1031 transactions of all types.
Andy’s clients are located throughout the entire Southeast, as well as Texas. His clients are involved with a variety of real estate classes, including multifamily complexes, medical offices, retail stores, restaurants, and warehouses. He has been involved with a number of high profile transactions, from representing a state bank in a $22 million loan for the construction of a student housing facility in Atlanta, to counseling a private lender taking assignment of $60 million in debt. Before joining the firm, Andy practiced in New York and New Jersey where he focused on real estate debt financing transactions and also gained invaluable court experience in foreclosure and security enforcement proceedings.
Andy advises clients from a variety of perspectives, whether in booming or challenging markets. Nothing is more important to him than providing his clients with the highest quality work while taking into consideration the risks involved and their financial needs. Andy handles each case in a responsive manner, allowing his clients to swiftly and effectively move forward with their transactions.