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Wiggin and Dana LLP

Real Estate

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What the team is known for

Well-regarded firm that offers a wide range of real estate knowledge across industry sectors. Handles the full gamut of real estate matters, including acquisitions, leasing and financings. Niche expertise in representing businesses receiving state subsidies for economic development purposes. Experienced in housing development work and the expansion of properties for educational institutions, hospitals and other healthcare organizations.

Strengths

"It's an experienced real estate shop with a good reputation," comments an interviewee.

Work highlights

Advised on the development of a national museum for the United States Coast Guard.

Notable practitioners

Elliot Kaiman fields considerable expertise in commercial real estate transactions, including joint ventures and PPP agreements. He is also recognized for his handling of tax-related matters.  
"He is a very good lawyer and I enjoy working with him."

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Overview

Within the Real Estate, Environmental, Construction and Facilities Department, Wiggin and Dana provides a full range of focused services to domestic and international owners, developers, professionals, utilities, and governmental agencies—services that help them create value and enhance the worth of their real estate holdings.  Our practice groups include:

  • Corporate Real Estate: assists corporate real estate departments, including those of Fortune 100 companies, in managing all aspects of their owned and leased facilities.​
  • Commercial Leasing: offers in-depth leasing experience for all types of lease transactions, including office leases, retail leases, and industrial leases.
  • Design and Construction: represents clients in structuring and negotiating complex architectural, engineering, and construction agreements, including design-build/engineer-procure-construct, design-bid-build, and hybrid project delivery models.
  • Energy and Utilities: helps regional energy generators and merchants deal with complex regulatory mandates, build critical infrastructure, complete complex transactions, and advance industry issues.
  • Property Management: operating under the umbrella of Victoria Management Corporation, provides a full range of property management services.
  • Real Estate Transactions and Financing: offers in-depth experience in all aspects of real estate transactions, including sales and acquisitions, financings, foreclosures and workouts, and environmental matters.

Members

Pal, Andrew (Head of Department)

Abbate, Robyn

Fortier, Joseph

Kaiman, Elliot

Lipp, Michael

Miller, Michael

Industries

Aerospace & Defence

Banks

Charities / Not for Profit

Commercial & Professional Services

Construction & Materials

Education

Energy

Financial Services

Government

Health Care

Insurance

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Private Clients / Individuals

Real Estate Finance

Retail

Technology, Hardware & Electronics

Telecommunications

Transportation

Utilities

Real Estate

Wiggin and Dana LLP

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Location

One Century Tower

265 Church Street

New Haven

Connecticut

USA

CT 06508-1832

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Connecticut

Real Estate


Elliot Kaiman
Band 2