ALLISON M. SCHENKMAN
Special Counsel
(212) 808-7833 (212) 808-7833
ALLISON M. SCHENKMAN Special Counsel
Allison Schenkman focuses her practice on complex commercial real estate transactions, where she represents commercial banks, REITs, debt funds, institutional lenders, insurance companies and owners in connection with CMBS, balance sheet and mezzanine loan originations, loan participations and syndications.  Allison has extensive experience in closing multi-borrower and portfolio transactions secured by a variety of asset classes including self-storage, student housing, mixed-use, retail, office/medical office, multifamily, limited and full service hotels and industrial properties.

Allison has closed deals ranging from a few million dollars to hundreds of millions of dollars.  In her broad array of experience, Allison has represented clients in providing financing for the acquisition and renovation of various distressed assets and refinancing a multitude of assets including a partial interest in a ground lease covering a mixed use multi condominium project, a portfolio of mixed use properties in Puerto Rico and Class A office and retail properties in New York City.  She advises her clients each step of the way identifying any potential impediments to closing and providing creative and pragmatic solutions to get the deal closed.

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Allison Schenkman focuses her practice on complex commercial real estate transactions, where she represents commercial banks, REITs, debt funds, institutional lenders, insurance companies and owners in connection with CMBS, balance sheet and mezzanine loan originations, loan participations and syndications.  Allison has extensive experience in closing multi-borrower and portfolio transactions secured by a variety of asset classes including self-storage, student housing, mixed-use, retail, office/medical office, multifamily, limited and full service hotels and industrial properties.

Allison has closed deals ranging from a few million dollars to hundreds of millions of dollars.  In her broad array of experience, Allison has represented clients in providing financing for the acquisition and renovation of various distressed assets and refinancing a multitude of assets including a partial interest in a ground lease covering a mixed use multi condominium project, a portfolio of mixed use properties in Puerto Rico and Class A office and retail properties in New York City.  She advises her clients each step of the way identifying any potential impediments to closing and providing creative and pragmatic solutions to get the deal closed.