As part of the firm’s Real Estate, Development & Construction industry team, Frans works with in-house counsel and facilities managers of Fortune 500 corporations in efficiently managing their real estate portfolios. He negotiates headquarters relocations, site selections, governmental incentives, leases, subleases and regulatory issues. Frans also works with regional developers, private equity funds and other clients with all facets of commercial real estate transactions, including multistate portfolio acquisitions and dispositions, financing, leasing, project management and joint venture formation. Ongoing and representative transactions include:
In addition to his real estate practice, Frans is a member of the firm's International practice group, with a particular focus on Latin America and the Caribbean.