Scarinci Hollenbeck is proud to welcome the addition of Stephanie D. Edelstein to the firm’s Commercial Real Estate practice group as Counsel. Ms. Edelstein brings with her over a decade of experience handling a wide range of transactional real estate matters including acquisitions, dispositions and financing. Ms. Edelstein has provided her legal services to a diverse roster of clientele including financial institutions, owners, investors, developers, sponsors and landlords. Ms. Edelstein’s wide breadth of experience makes her a valuable addition to the firm’s practice.
“I am thrilled to begin the next chapter of my career as Counsel at Scarinci Hollenbeck. I felt it was time for me to branch out and I found the broad range of practice groups in which the firm offers to be the perfect fit for me. I am pleased to have joined the firm and I look forward to continuing the development of my practice here,” stated Ms. Edelstein.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Edelstein was affiliated with the New York City branch of an international law firm comprised of over 450 attorneys where she handled a myriad of transactional real estate matters. Ms. Edelstein handled acquisitions and dispositions of commercial portfolios and individual properties on a national scale. These properties include luxury hotels, office developments, mixed-use buildings, city-owned parks, multi-family complexes, and much more. Additionally, Ms. Edelstein represented lenders and non-lender banks in thousands of mortgage transactions.
“We are very happy to have Stephanie join our Commercial Real Estate practice group. She brings with her legitimate experience, which will offer a lot of value to our clients,” stated Donald M. Pepe, Partner and Co-Chair of the firm’s Corporate Transactions & Business Group.
Well-Regarded Commercial Real Estate Practice in New Jersey
Over the years, Scarinci Hollenbeck has established a distinguished prominence in New Jersey. Currently, the firm serves as counsel to three of the five major redevelopment projects being conducted in the state. The firm is also involved in several other key projects, including the Koppers Coke site in Kearny, Phase 3 of Pier Village currently under construction in Long Branc, the Monmouth Mall redevelopment project in Eatontown, NJ, the redevelopment of the Sears Sire in Watchung, NJ, and more. Donald M. Pepe, Partner and Co-Chair of the firm’s Corporate Transactions & Business Group, was named a 2018 “Dealmaker of the Year” in Real Estate by the New Jersey Law Journal for his involvement in numerous redevelopment projects all over New Jersey. The active collaboration between several of the firm’s practice groups has created a full-service platform, which has allowed the firm to handle the most complex and challenging projects that clients bring forward.