MoFo Advises Bluerock Special Committee on Internalization Transaction

08/04/2017

David P. Slotkin, Justin R. Salon, Shane M. Shelley, and Domnick Bozzetti

REITs and Corporate

MoFo News Item

Morrison & Foerster LLP acted as legal advisor to the Special Committee of the board of directors in connection with Bluerock Residential Growth REIT, Inc.’s (NYSE: BRG) agreement to internalize the external management functions currently performed by BRG Manager, LLC. The transaction was negotiated and approved by a special committee comprised entirely of independent and disinterested members of the Board of Directors of the Company.

Bluerock Residential Growth REIT is a real estate investment trust that focuses on acquiring a diversified portfolio of well-located, institutional-quality apartment properties in U.S. growth markets.

The MoFo team is led by Washington, D.C.-based co-chairs of the firm’s REIT practice, David Slotkin and Justin Salon, and also included Federal Tax partner Shane Shelley (San Diego), Compensation, Benefits & ERISA partner Don Bozzetti (New York), Real Estate of counsel Andrew Morrison (Washington, D.C.), Federal Tax associate Adam Nguyen (San Francisco), Corporate associate Jessica Bissey (Northern Virginia), and Corporate associate Katherine Shaia (Washington, D.C.).

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