Pelayo is a partner in the Blank Rome Philadelphia office and co-chair of the Firm’s national real estate practice, a leading group of almost 60 dedicated lawyers in Pennsylvania; New York; Washington, D.C.; Los Angeles; and Houston.
An increasingly prominent name in Philadelphia real estate circles, Pelayo has a national practice in which he counsels clients in all facets of real estate transactions, including assisting in sales and acquisitions, financings, leasing, and entity structuring and restructuring for many types of projects including, office and industrial buildings, residential and mixed use projects, healthcare facilities, retail developments, and automobile and other specialty uses.
An area in which Pelayo has developed particular experience is advising real estate companies in their acquisition, financing and disposition of multi-family properties and apartment complexes; here he has worked extensively in recent years on some of the largest asset transactions in this market, nationally.
American Bar Association, Bar Association of the District of Columbia
University of Maryland, BA
American University, Washington College of Law, JD, magna cum laude