Representing Green Light District Holdings, the owner of ShowGrow dispensaries, with respect to various cannabis-related lease negotiations and general corporate cannabis-related matters.
Represented CalGrow LLC, the owner and operator of the largest indoor cannabis cultivation grow in California, in negotiations with the members’ joint venture agreement and long-term facility lease. Anita continues to represent the company in ongoing corporate matters.
Represented 420TV, the first 24/7 cannabis digital streaming platform, with advice on cannabis operational and advertising regulatory matters, evaluations of proposed content, and establishing compliance protocols for all productions.
Represented Door Number Six, LLC, a cannabis company, with general corporate advice and in negotiating an 11,034-square-foot commercial lease for its flagship location to be developed at 8305 W. Sunset Blvd. in Los Angeles.
Represented a direct-response marketing company that sells health and beauty products directly to consumers, with an emphasis on celebrity-endorsed beauty products, with advice on cannabis regulatory matters.
Represented American Green, a cannabis company that acquired the unincorporated city of Nipton, California, with the intent of converting it to a legally compliant cannabis recreational city, with advice on regulatory and structuring matters.
Representing a number of banks on cannabis-related issues.
Representing a large shopping center REIT in the financing, acquisition, disposition, management and development of regional shopping centers throughout the United States; sample financing include $52 million senior secured refinancing, $200 million senior secured refinancing, $233 million senior secured refinancing, $80 million securitized financing, and $325 million senior secured refinancing concurrent with a $20 million mezzanine loan.
Representing a national U.S. grocer in acquisitions, development, leasing and major real estate-related matters.
Representing a national quick service restaurant in leasing and development of restaurants in California.
Representing operator of sports complexes in leasing and development of regional sports facilities.
Represented a large REIT in bids for long-term concessions at a major U.S. airport, including successful defense of protest brought by losing bidder.
Representing a major California utility company in acquisition, leasing, easement and land dispute-related matters.
Representing an energy company in the sale of brownfield land with long-term environmental liability allocations.
Represented a large REIT in the development and negotiation of construction, architecture and consulting agreements.
Represented a leading sports and entertainment presenter in the development of a landmark sports, entertainment and housing district in downtown Los Angeles.
Represented borrower in $180 million senior and junior debt facilities used for leveraged acquisition of major competitor.
Represented the developer in a major mixed-use rehabilitation project funded with various tax credit financing in Los Angeles.
Represented an entertainment company in the development and lease of mixed-use Las Vegas Strip venues, including retail, restaurant, concert theater and night club components.
Represented large private equity company in various secured financings, acquisitions, and divestments of companies.
Represented nation’s largest Gilsonite-mineral reserve holder and producer, in the financing of $132MM in the aggregate of first lien and second lien secured debt.
Represented a leading global investment bank as lender and equity partner in the development of various mixed-use and single-family developments.
Represented a real estate merchant bank as lender and equity partner in various Embassy Suites hotel joint ventures.
Represented agricultural lender in various complicated secured debt facilities and placements.
Represented life company in $195MM senior secured financing.
Represented winemaker in $230MM syndicated debt placements.
Represented master homebuilder in connection with credit facilities for its portfolio companies, including $70MM mezzanine and $250MM first and second secured debt financings.
Represented one of the largest U.S. national banks in nationwide residential mortgage foreclosure investigations by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
Represented a large U.S. port in negotiating a long-term concession agreement for major terminal facilities, the first public-private partnership (PPP) of its kind in the U.S. ports sector.
Represented a prominent investment group in a prepackaged bankruptcy of the owner and operator of the landmark Lipstick Building in Manhattan, which involved the formation and negotiation of a new joint venture and the workout of existing financing.
Represented a large U.S. port in the option and long-term master lease of large land sites for rail infrastructure development.
Represented a major Las Vegas casino in the development of a $550 million outdoor retail, dining and entertainment district featuring the world’s tallest observation wheel.
Represented a regional developer in the entitlement and development of a landmark-scale, mixed-use residential project in downtown Los Angeles.
Represented a winning bidder in the negotiation, diligence review and financing of a long-term concession from a major U.S. airport.
Represented one of three qualified bidder consortium teams in a long-term concession from Presidio Parkway in San Francisco.
Represented a utility-scale solar company as buyer in the acquisition of a megasite for a renewable energy development project in New Mexico.
Represented a development company in the entitlement and development of a master-planned community in Utah.
Represented the owner in the sale of a Major League Baseball team.
Represented an energy developer in wind farm projects.