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Cannizzo, Ortíz y Asociados, S.C.

Real Estate

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What the team is known for

Established boutique with a longstanding reputation as key player in the Mexican real estate market. Praised for its work in the hospitality and the retail fields of the real estate arena, advising on the development of hotels and the leasing of commercial retail space in Mexico. Acts for notable clients such as fashion companies, hotel conglomerates and investment groups. Comes recommended for its expertise on the purchase, lease, and financing of real estate assets.

Strengths

A client highlights that "they work well as a team and do their best to make sure they provide an excellent service." The client goes on to note: "When I work with them I know my back is covered, which is very important."

Work highlights

Acted for The Friedkin Group on the cross-border purchase of the second stage of Chileno Bay Resort Hotel. The matter value was USD16 million.

Notable practitioners

Noteworthy partner Carlo Cannizzo is involved in advising on the lease of industrial space, as well as the financing of hospitality assets such as hotels. "He is a pragmatic lawyer whose experience is evident in his reading of transactions," according to a market commentator.

Experienced partner Roberto Cannizzo Consiglio has a longstanding reputation in real estate matters, particularly those arising in the hospitality field. "He has a lot of experience in real estate law; he has handled all these matters in the past so there is nothing he has not seen before," notes one source, going on to add: "He knows the issues and proposes helpful solutions."

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Overview

With one of the leading real estate practices in the Mexican market, we routinely advise on:

  • Finance
    • representation of lenders and borrowers in acquisition, development and construction financing in local and in multi-jurisdictional transactions;
    • structured finance, including mortgage-backed securities and collateralized debt and mortgage obligations;
    • project and infrastructure finance;
    • formation and ongoing representation of REITs.
  • Transactions
    • acquisitions, dispositions and development of office, retail, industrial, hospitality and technology facilities;
    • formation of joint ventures, partnerships, corporations, limited liability companies and real estate investment trusts;
    • the acquisition and disposition of loan and real estate portfolios, including distressed and non-performing loans;
    • leasing
  • Real Estate Workout and Foreclosure
    • borrowers and lenders in debt restructurings, including multiloan, multiproperty and multilender restructurings;
    • borrowers, lenders and special servicers in debt restructurings of commercial loans in securitized transactions;
    • borrowers, lenders and special servicers in real estate foreclosures, receiverships and other loan enforcement proceedings.
  • Hospitality
    • acquisitions and dispositions, construction and development, redevelopments, financings and restructurings, operations, and ground and operating leases of hotels and other hospitality assets in Mexico;
    • management and franchise agreements

Real Estate Department

Cannizzo, Ortíz y Asociados, S.C.

firm
Department location

Moliere 39 Piso 11,

Col. Polanco

Mexico City

Ciudad de México

Mexico

11560

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Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 11 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Article

MAYAN TRAIN AWARD TO FONATUR

Authors: Carlo B. Cannizzo, Enrique García, Vanessa Romero-Rocha

Article

ASIGNACIÓN DEL TREN MAYA A FONATUR

Authors: Carlo B. Cannizzo, Enrique García, Vanessa Romero-Rocha

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Mexico

Real Estate


Carlo B. Cannizzo
Band 3
Roberto Cannizzo Consiglio
Band 2