Wallace L. Schwartz

Wallace L. Schwartz, head of Kasowitz’s Real Estate Transactions group, is active in all aspects of the firm’s real estate practice, including real estate development, acquisitions, leasing, partnerships and joint ventures, capital markets and financings, gaming and lodging, workouts and restructurings, and real estate funds.

Wally’s clients include major real estate players in New York and nationwide, including The Related Companies, The Blackstone Group, Boston Properties, JDS Development, Westbrook Partners, Paramount Group, New Valley, Fetner Properties and Rockpoint Group.

Wally has repeatedly been selected for inclusion in leading legal publications such as Chambers USA, The Legal 500, Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers. Wally has also been listed in Legal Media Group’s Guide to the World’s Leading Real Estate Lawyers, The International Who’s Who of Real Estate Lawyers, and recognized among Avenue Magazine’s “Legal Elite.”

Prior to joining Kasowitz, Wally was global head of the real estate group at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.