Brett Heyman represents financial institutions across a range of commercial real estate transactions, with a focus on tax credit financing and investment arrangements. His practice focuses on structuring real estate investments utilizing state and federal low-income housing, new markets, and historic tax credits, along with traditional financing and equity funding sources for real estate project development. Brett represents an array of investors, lenders, community development entities (CDEs), and developers nationwide.
Brett has experience representing clients in a wide variety of commercial real estate transactions, including international investment firms and real estate investment trusts in the negotiation of repurchase facilities to finance the acquisition of individual and pooled mortgage loans secured by real estate across the United States and Europe. He also has represented global hedge funds in connection with the structuring of joint ventures with operating partners for the acquisition of real estate and has assisted capital partners with financing, development, and disposition of real estate assets under joint venture arrangements. Brett has represented private equity investors with the sale and acquisition of real estate interests for complex mergers and acquisitions. In his commercial real estate practice, Brett also has advised developers on acquiring, financing, and selling owned and leased properties, has negotiated office and retail leases on behalf of landlords and tenants, and has assisted with zoning and permitting compliance for development projects.
Brett has an active pro bono practice advising a Boston-area nonprofit client on issues related to the cross-section of education and data analysis.
Northeastern University negotiates contract with QIC Global Infrastructure structure to manage, operate and maintain University's parking system for 50 years
Jones Day advised Northeastern University in its negotiation with Brisbane, Australia-based QIC Global Infrastructure (QIC) for QIC to manage, operate and maintain the University's parking system for 50 years in exchange for an upfront payment.
GLL Real Estate Partners sells condominium office unit located in Boston, Massachusetts
Jones Day advised GLL Real Estate Partners Inc. in connection with the sale of a condominium office unit located in Boston, Massachusetts.
Investment banking and securities firm makes equity investment in novel opportunity zone project
Jones Day advised an investment banking and securities firm in connection with an equity investment in a multifamily housing development.
Capital One provides financing for acquisition of forest in Washington state
Jones Day represented Capital One Bank, N.A. in connection with the financing of the acquisition of a forest in Washington state, and preservation and harvesting activities in relation thereto.
- Suffolk University (J.D. 2010; Editor, Law Review); University of Rhode Island (B.A. 2005)
- Massachusetts and New York