New York, NY
(July 19, 2012) - Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that the firm is representing pro bono client, Broadway Housing Communities, a non-profit housing developer, on the redevelopment of Sugar Hill, located on the border of West Harlem and Washington Heights in New York.
New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg will officially kick off the groundbreaking ceremony for the brownfield redevelopment project on July 19, 2012. A combined $80.5 million in government, private equity, and philanthropic funding will be used to create 124 one, two and three bedroom apartments; an early education center associated with the Head Start program that will provide services for 100 pre-school children, and the Sugar Hill Childrens Museum of Art & Storytelling. The complex is scheduled for completion in late 2013.
Paul Hastings Tax partner Phillip Marzetti
and Litigation partner Chuck Patrizia
are advising on contractual and transactional matters associated with the project. Dean Stiffle, a retired Real Estate partner, was also actively involved in the project. Paul Hastings LLP is a leading global law firm with offices in Asia, Europe, and the United States. We provide innovative legal solutions to financial institutions and Fortune 500 companies. Please visit www.paulhastings.com for more information.