Jennifer A. Coffey

Partner

New York
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
T 212 728 8679
F 212 728 9679
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Jennifer Coffey is a partner in the Real Estate Department.  Jenn focuses on all types of real estate transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, financings, joint ventures and leasing.  She represents a broad range of clients in transactions involving all real estate asset classes.

Jennifer Coffey is a partner in the Real Estate Department.  Jenn focuses on all types of real estate transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, financings, joint ventures and leasing.  She represents a broad range of clients in transactions involving all real estate asset classes.

Selected Significant Matters

  • Paramount Group, Inc. in its $860 million refinancing of 1301 Avenue of the Americas, a 1.8-million-square-foot Class A, trophy office building located between 52nd and 53rd Streets in Midtown Manhattan.
  • A prominent life insurance company lender as acquisition and construction lender on the $330 million Plaza District office tower development.
  • A Brookfield-sponsored private real estate fund in the $750 million acquisition of 34 senior living communities from HealthPeak Properties.
  • Hudson’s Bay Company on the $850 million sale of the Lord & Taylor Fifth Avenue building to WeWork Property Advisors. (named “Private Equity deal of the Year” at the 2018 IFLR Americas Awards)
  • Washington Prime Group in the formation of a joint venture with O’Connor Mall Partners, L.P. which will own seven of Washington Prime’s open-air properties, valued at approximately $600 million.
  • The Generation Companies in its $215 million recapitalization and roll-up of four portfolios comprising 23 hotels, consolidating them into one portfolio with its new joint venture partner, a fund controlled by StepStone Real Estate Group.
  • Hudson’s Bay Company in its $1.8 billion real estate-focused joint venture with Simon Property Group.
  • The American Home REIT in its sale of a portfolio of single-family homes to Silver Bay Realty Trust Corp. for $263 million. The portfolio comprises approximately 2,460 single-family homes located in the southeastern United States, and the transaction was cited as one of the largest bulk purchases in the rental-home industry.
  • Ares Management, L.P. in the sale of its condominium unit comprising approximately 375,000 square feet in the 1 million square foot mixed use complex located at 1111 Marcus Avenue on Long Island, New York to North Shore University Hospital.
  • Colony Financial, Inc. in its $1.6 billion acquisition of Cobalt Capital Partners and its highly diversified portfolio of 256 primarily light industrial assets.