Scott A. Weinberg - McDermott Will & Emery


Scott A. Weinberg has extensive experience in all areas of real estate finance, acquisitions, dispositions and leasing for both institutional and non-institutional clients.

In particular, Scott has experience representing lenders including commercial banks (foreign and domestic), insurance companies, specialty finance companies and REIT’s in the origination of commercial mortgage loans (construction, interim and permanent), mezzanine loans and preferred equity. Scott is also well-versed in securitizations, mortgage loan repurchase/warehouse facilities, loan portfolio purchases and sales, syndications and participations.

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  • Represented Natixis in its $125 million financing for the ground-up construction of a mixed-use building at One Light Street in Baltimore*
  • Represented family office in sale of 11 Madison Avenue, New York for $2.5 billion, the largest single building office sale ever*
  • Represented an investment bank in the sale of a portfolio of four performing loans aggregating $760 million to a foreign bank*

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  • The Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law, 2022-2024
  • Chambers USA, Real Estate: Finance, Band 2, 2022-2023
  • The Legal 500 US, Recommended, 2019-2023
  • IFLR1000, Real Estate Finance, Real Estate Acquisitions, 2022


  • New York State Bar Association, member
  • American Bar Association, member


New York University School of Law, JD, 1988
University of Missouri – Columbia, BS, magna cum laude, 1985

New York