According to a recent report on the REIT M&A market published by Law360, Morrison & Foerster ranks as one of the top five REIT M&A firms for 2015. The firm advised clients on three of the 11 largest REIT deals so far this year, all of which were more than $1 billion in size.
Data collected by Dealogic through October 30 indicates that the combined worth of the global REIT transactions on which Morrison & Foerster advised exceeds $12 billion.
Most notably, the firm advised Global Logistic Properties in its $4.55 billion acquisition of Industrial Income Trust, as well as URD Inc. in securing certain assets from Home Properties in connection with Lone Star Fund’s $7.6 billion dollar purchase of Home Properties.
Additional information can be found in the Law360 article.