Brett Heyman represents financial institutions across a range of commercial real estate transactions. His practice focuses on structuring real estate investments utilizing state and federal low-income housing, new markets, and historic tax credits, counseling higher education and hospital clients on public-private partnership (P3) infrastructure projects, real estate finance and management through traditional and joint venture arrangements, the purchase and development of real property through traditional and mezzanine financing, and construction and permanent lending involving real estate assets. Brett represents an array of investors, lenders, community development entities (CDEs), and developers nationwide.
Brett has experience representing clients in a 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.
- Suffolk University (J.D. 2010; Editor, Law Review); University of Rhode Island (B.A. 2005)
- Massachusetts and New York