NEW YORK, NY—International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP is pleased to announce that Jeffrey R. Escobar has joined its Real Estate & Land Use Group as a partner in the Firm’s New York City office.
Mr. Escobar’s practice focuses on advising horizontal and vertical project owners, real estate companies, joint ventures, institutional owners, closely-held developers, lenders, investors, sponsors, project companies, private and public utility companies, and private equity funds in their structuring and deployment of capital and investment in their most complex and large-scale commercial real estate, energy, infrastructure, transportation, and renewable energy projects.
Before joining Dorsey, Mr. Escobar was Senior Counsel with Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP in New York City. He received his law degree from the New England School of Law, and dual B.A. in Political Science and Spanish from the University of Washington. Mr. Escobar has been repeatedly recognized as a New York Metro Rising Star for Real Estate and Construction by Thomson Reuters and is a Recommended Lawyer for Finance – Project Finance by The Legal 500.