Kasowitz Achieves Major Pro Bono Victory for Historic Bronx Church and for Affordable City Housing
Kasowitz Benson Torres, in partnership with The Legal Aid Society, has secured a highly favorable settlement for The First Union Baptist Church of the Bronx, a century-old church located at 2064 Grand Concourse, which not only allows the Church to pay its debts and remain at its historic location, but also provides for the development of 45 units of much-needed affordable rental housing in the neighborhood.
Kasowitz Represents Joint Venture in $152 Million Loan on Pioneer Building in Brooklyn
Kasowitz Benson Torres represented a joint venture comprised of Quinlan Development Group and Building and Land Technology in the closing of a loan with Pacific Coast Capital Partners, including a $122 million refinancing of the existing mortgage on 41 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, New York (the “Pioneer Building”) and a $30 million project and construction loan facility to finance the construction of tenant improvements.
Adam L. Shiff and Shai Schmidt Co-Author “Momentive Disrupts Intercreditor Agreements and Reorgs”
Kasowitz Benson Torres partner Adam L. Shiff and associate Shai Schmidt have co-authored “Momentive Disrupts Intercreditor Agreements and Reorgs,” published in Law360.
Kelly A. Frawley Featured as Guest on Bold Life Television
Kasowitz matrimonial and family law partner Kelly A. Frawley was a featured guest on the lifestyle show Bold Life, published by Bold, a digital news network.
Kasowitz Wins Four Creative Content Awards for its Website
Kasowitz Benson Torres has won four Corporate Content Awards for its website, which launched in December 2017. In describing Kasowitz’s standout website, Communicate magazine, which oversees the awards, noted, “The new approach is tough, assertive and visually arresting.”
Benchmark Litigation Shortlists Kasowitz’s Employment Team and Jessica Taub Rosenberg
Kasowitz Benson Torres’ employment litigation team has been shortlisted as 2019 Labor & Employment New York Firm of the Year by Benchmark Litigation.
Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock Quoted in Fox Business Article: “Tax Guide to Divorce in 2019”
Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock are quoted in the Fox Business article: “Tax guide to divorce in 2019.”
Kasowitz Named Law360’s Practice Group of the Year for Trials
Law360 has recognized Kasowitz Benson Torres as a 2018 Practice Group of the Year for Trials.