Todd Fieldston is an associate in the Real Estate Department of Paul Hastings and is a member of the Hospitality and Leisure practice. He is based in the firm's New York office.
Mr. Fieldston represents real estate development companies, investors, and hotel companies in all aspects of acquisition, disposition, development, management, licensing, and finance of real estate and hotel assets.
Prior to joining Paul Hastings, Mr. Fieldston was an associate at another law firm, worked for several years for a hotel development and management company in business development, and as an acquisitions and development consultant for a luxury hotel company.
Boston University School of Law, J.D., 2007
University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 2004
New York University, Graduate Certificate in Real Estate, 2014
Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, Certificate in Hotel Real Estate Investments and Asset Management, 2010
Adjunct Assistant Professor at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation, Spring 2016-Present, where he teaches a course on hotel transactions in the Graduate Real Estate Development program.
Guest Lecturer at New York University's Schack Institute of Real Estate, December 16, 2016, where he lectured on distressed hospitality and real estate transactions.
Panelist at Practising Law Institute's "Hotels 2016: Law and Practice" program, November 28, 2016, where he spoke about hotel management and franchise agreements.