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Ricky Melamdowitz advises clients on all aspects of complex commercial real estate transactions, including direct real estate investment, private equity and M&A real estate transactions, real estate finance, and real estate fund structuring. Ricky works with funds, sponsors, managers, investors, and lenders on their real estate investment activities across different asset classes.

Prior to joining Jones Day's London Office in 2022, Ricky practiced at a leading global law firm in Sydney, Australia.


  • LaSalle forms JV with Swiss Life Asset ManagersJones Day advised LaSalle Investment Management on a German-focused logistics real estate joint venture with Swiss Life Asset Managers.
  • Greystar and Vía Célere create joint venture to acquire portfolio of 2,425 rental housing units in SpainJones Day advised Greystar Equity Partners Europe Fund I in relation to its joint venture with Via Célere and the related forward-purchase of a 12 project portfolio of rental housing units in Madrid, Malaga, Valencia, Seville and Bilbao from Via Célere. The Build to Rent portfolio is one of the largest in Spain and will operate under the “Be Casa Essential” brand.