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Kirkland attorneys are frequently involved in significant transactions involving REITs, including public and private M&A transactions, portfolio acquisitions and divestitures, joint venture formations, capital markets and financing activities and restructurings. Our lawyers are familiar with the opportunities and issues presented by REITs and we offer a complete range of services to this important market sector.

We regularly counsel public REITs on their largest and most important M&A matters. Our M&A, real estate and tax practices work together seamlessly with a focus on practical, common sense problem-solving. Our REIT M&A practice is bolstered by our extensive experience in corporate governance matters, and we routinely counsel clients and their boards of directors on important corporate governance matters such as shareholder activism, takeover readiness and fiduciary duty and disclosure issues.

Kirkland is recognized for innovation, creativity, energy and, above all, a profound commitment to quality. We are dedicated to client service and known for our ability to leverage industry leaders in each of the practice areas that are essential to complex REIT transactions. We pride ourselves on having lawyers across all of these practice areas work together as an integrated, multidisciplinary team.