November 27, 2012
New York—SNR Denton is pleased to announce that Eddie Frastai has joined
the firm's New York office as a partner in the Real Estate
Frastai has more than a decade of experience advising real
estate owners, developers, operators, managers and financial
institutions on a broad range of national real estate transactions
pertaining to large office, hotel, retail, residential and
mixed-use projects, including sales and acquisitions, joint
ventures, commercial mortgage, mezzanine and construction
financing, debt restructurings, discounted payoffs and commercial
"I am pleased to welcome Eddie to the firm," said Robert
Fernandez, practice leader for SNR Denton's US Real Estate team. "I
have worked across the table from Eddie and have been impressed
with his extensive legal knowledge and business acumen. He will
immediately make a positive impact on our clients and is a strong
addition to our extensive Real Estate practice nationally and
The depth of Frastai's expertise on the equity side of real
estate transactions will help complement the firm's growing
practice in that area, and his broad experience handling a variety
of large and sophisticated financing transactions will bring added
heft to the firm's Real Estate team.
"This is an exciting time for the real estate industry and for
SNR Denton, and I am happy to have joined a global firm that
continues to expand in order to better meet client needs," said
Frastai. "I look forward to working with the talented lawyers and
professionals in the global Real Estate practice and to continue to
offer my clients creative solutions to their most pressing concerns
in complex real estate transactions."
Frastai received his J.D. from New York University School of Law
and his B.A. magna cum laude, from New York University. He
joins SNR Denton from Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver and Jacobson
Dentons is a global firm driven to provide a competitive edge in an increasingly complex and interconnected marketplace. It was formed in March 2013 by the combination of international law firm Salans LLP, Canadian law firm Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP (FMC) and international law firm SNR Denton. Dentons is built on the solid foundations of these three highly valued law firms. Each built an outstanding reputation and valued clientele by responding to the local, regional and national needs of a broad spectrum of clients of all sizes—individuals; entrepreneurs; small businesses and startups; local, regional and national governments and government agencies; and mid-sized and larger private and public corporations, including international and global entities.
Dentons' clients now benefit from approximately 2,600 lawyers and professionals in more than 75 locations spanning 50-plus countries across Africa, Asia Pacific, Canada, Central Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Russia and the CIS, the UK and the US who are committed to challenge the status quo and offer creative, dynamic business and legal solutions.