Debbie Kramer Gregg
is Of Counsel to the Sills Cummis & Gross Real Estate Department.
Ms. Gregg joined the Firm after serving as
General Counsel for multi-state real estate developers for 25 years, which
gives her a unique understanding of the business as well as legal issues inherent
in real estate development. She has
extensive experience in all aspects of development, including due diligence
regarding approvals, environmental and title issues, acquisition of existing and
undeveloped projects, securing entitlements
and financing. She also focuses on
commercial, residential and mixed use condominium development, including creation
of shopping center and office building condominiums. Her experience includes registration of
residential projects with the New
Jersey Department of Community Affairs and representation of developers during
transition from developer to homeowner control.
Ms. Gregg has also practiced at
other major New Jersey law firms and has substantial experience in commercial
leasing, including drafting and negotiating shopping center, industrial and
office leases on behalf of commercial clients. She represents clients in institutional and
private equity financing, including acquisition, construction and permanent
financing. She has also represented developers negotiating workouts for
distressed projects and has served as a custodial receiver and asset manager
for institutional lenders to preserve and create value for failed projects.