Attorneys at Portland law firm Dunn Carney represent clients in the real estate industry. Attorneys at Portland law firm Dunn Carney represent clients in the real estate industry.

Providing multidisciplinary legal counsel for today’s real estate fund sponsors and investors. 

We advise both sponsors and investors, so our knowledge of the current market terms and conditions for real estate funds is extensive.



Dunn Carney’s Real Estate Fund Securities Team is an interdisciplinary group comprising corporate lawyers, real estate lawyers, securities lawyers and tax lawyers. We advise on navigating all aspects of real estate funds and syndications from initial formation through final closing, asset acquisition and disposition, title review, development, construction, leasing, financing, regulatory compliance, day-to-day operations, and liquidation and winding-up.

Our attorneys assist real estate fund sponsors with the formation and structuring of pooled investment vehicles, the preparation of offering materials and investment documentation, providing advice regarding management fee and carried interest structures, tax structuring to address the needs of tax-exempt investors, opportunity zones, negotiating and documenting credit facilities and joint ventures, investment due diligence, deal structuring and closing a wide variety of complex real estate transactions. We also assist sponsors with the review of marketing materials, including “flip-books” and tear sheets.

We represent experienced and first time fund sponsors in almost every asset class, including office, industrial, retail, multifamily, hospitality, charter school, assisted living, single family, mortgage and specialty finance. In addition, our attorneys counsel investors considering adding real estate fund investments to their portfolio.

Dunn Carney is able to draw upon our extensive knowledge and experience regarding current market terms and conditions to assist real estate fund sponsors in a cost-effective and timely manner. We believe our real estate fund experience positions us well to respond quickly with concrete solutions for issues affecting investors and real estate fund sponsors.

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Real Estate Securities Team