Daniel Lavian is an associate with broad experience in all aspects of commercial real estate.

Daniel’s practice focuses on structuring, negotiating and closing the acquisition, joint venture, financing, leasing and disposition of the full range of commercial real estate assets, including distressed debt and equity transactions.  Daniel represents purchasers and sellers in commercial real estate debt and equity acquisitions and dispositions; borrowers and lenders in financing transactions (including acquisition, construction, bridge, mezzanine, preferred equity), owners and tenants in leasing transactions; equity participants in joint ventures; and developers in ground-up and redevelopment projects involving office, retail, industrial, multifamily, hospitality and mixed-use projects.

Daniel has further experience representing borrowers, sponsors, and distressed investors in debt restructuring, recapitalizations, workouts and special situations.


Prior to joining the firm, Daniel was an associate at a mid-Atlantic law firm. Prior to that, he worked as an associate at a real estate firm and held business side positions in real estate, gaining practical, hands-on experience in the business.


  • Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law  (J.D., 2012)
  • Binghamton University - State University of New York (SUNY)  (B.A., magna cum laude, 2008)


  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida


  • Farsi