Matthieu R. Riviere

Experienced in all aspects of real estate law and transactions, Matt's practice primarily focuses on acquisitions, dispositions and financings work for public REIT clients. In particular, Matt provides counsel to REITs in the office, hotel and senior housing industries in connection with their acquisition, disposition, financing and leasing of large portfolios and individual assets throughout the United States.  

Matt also represents institutional and portfolio lenders in the origination of single and multiple asset commercial mortgage loans (including securitized lending, CMBS, construction loans and mezzanine financing). He has also counseled clients active in the real estate capital markets with respect to secondary transactions, IPOs, and compliance issues. Matt also represents clients in the context of high value and/or complex residential acquisitions, dispositions and development.

Matt received his J.D. from the American University Washington College of Law, magna cum laude, where he was inducted into the Order of the Coif, and where he served on the American University Law Review and the General Practice Clinic. He is a member of the firm’s Associates Committee.

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