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Steven G. Scheinfeld


Steven G. Scheinfeld is co-chair of Fried Frank’s Corporate Department, co-head of the Firm’s Corporate Real Estate Transactions Practice, and a member of the Firm's Capital Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity Practices.  He joined the Firm as a partner in 1998.

Mr. Scheinfeld has extensive experience in representing financial institutions and real estate companies in connection with public and private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, fund formations, corporate governance matters and financings.  He also has significant experience representing companies in various businesses in complex strategic partnerships.

Mr. Scheinfeld's clients include Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Essar Holdings, Gazit-Globe, Goldman Sachs, GTIS Partners, Meritage Properties, Morgan Stanley Real Estate, REIS, Inc., SL Green Realty Corp., Terex Corporation, Thomson Reuters, Tradeweb and Vodafone.  He also serves as general counsel to the Jerusalem Foundation, Inc.

Honors & Awards

Mr. Scheinfeld is consistently recognized by Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business and by Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business as a leading individual in Capital Markets: REITs.  He is consistently recognized by Legal 500 in M&A: Mega-Deals and has been recognized in Capital Markets: Equity Offerings and Real Estate: Private Equity and Corporate.

Professional Associations

Member, American Bar Association

Member, International Council of Shopping Centers

Member, National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

Bar Admissions/Licensed Jurisdictions
New York
Tel:  +1.212.859.8475
Fax:   +1.212.859.4000


Brooklyn Law School, JD – 1985
Managing Editor, Law Review
Hobart College, BA – 1982

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