Steven A. Kaye

171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30363
404.873.8100 phone

Representative Experience

  • Represented Griffin-American Healthcare REIT II and REIT III, each a non-traded REIT, in connection with its acquisition and financing of various regulated healthcare facilities, including individual and portfolios of assisted living facilities, skilled nursing facilities, long term acute care hospitals and surgical centers. Each transaction utilized a complex structure involving a master lease, multiple subleases, guaranties, letters of credit and inter-creditor agreements. Certain transactions utilized a RIDEA structure.
  • Represent a Dallas-based private equity firm in connection with its joint venture investment with various regional and national developers and co-investors for the development, acquisition and financing of healthcare real estate assets, including medical office buildings, LTACHs and senior housing properties.
  • Represent leading regional full-service eye care provider in connection with its real estate facility leasing, acquisition and finance transactions.
  • Represent owner of 1.1 million square foot multi-use property in connection with all leasing activities, including several leases in excess of 100,000 square feet.
  • Represented apparel retailer Carter’s, Inc. in the negotiation of construction-related contracts for the lease of its 224,000 first-generation Atlanta national headquarters space.
  • Represented Morgan & Morgan law firm in connection with the renewal and expansion of its 51,500 Atlanta office lease.
  • Representation of national labor and employment law firm in negotiation of office leases, lease amendments and related documents, including SNDA agreements, construction agreements and letters of credit.
  • Represented national stock exchange as tenant in connection with the development, construction and leasing of a 35,000 rentable square foot Tier 4 data center.
  • Represented office building tenant's purchase of its 400,000 square foot building, and the subsequent leasing and financing/recapitalization transactions.
  • Represented a publically traded REIT in connection with its land purchase, development and leasing of 714,000 square-foot regional shopping center, including leases and parcel re-sales to national retail tenants such as Target, Costco and Wegmans.
  • Represented regional owner of 2.5 million square foot portfolio of flex and mid-rise office properties, including acquisition, sale, leasing, finance and recapitalization transactions.
  • Represented joint venture in connection with its purchase of a 476,000 square foot office building and all subsequent leasing, recapitalization and financing transactions.
  • Represented a publicly traded REIT in a $1.125 billion acquisition and restructuring of a senior housing provider that operates 96 senior-living communities as well as pharmacies in the Midwest.
  • Represented a publicly traded REIT in a $4 billion sale of a portfolio of senior housing facilities.