Meryl Diamond focuses her practice on commercial real estate finance. Ms. Diamond represents national commercial banks, investment banks, insurance companies and funds on a variety of U.S. loan transactions for portfolio and securitized lenders, including the origination, sale and purchase of permanent and construction loan financing, participations and mezzanine financing and loan restructuring, workouts and foreclosures.
Ms. Diamond has experience acting as form and program counsel for lenders and in the representation of special servicers in connection with loan restructuring, workouts and foreclosures. She has also represented institutional real estate investors and developers in the leasing, acquisition, sale and refinancing of commercial real estate.
Meryl received her bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1992. She received her J.D., cum laude, in 1999 from St. John’s University School of Law where she was managing editor of the St. John’s Law Review.