Rebecca Hamrin counsels a wide range of clients and is experienced in all phases of complex commercial real estate law transactions, including sales, acquisitions, development, leasing, and financing transactions.
Her experience includes representing developers in ground lease negotiations in connection with mixed use development, representing national developers in the sales and acquisitions of commercial properties and student housing developments, and representing national clients in their roles as landlords and tenants in complex commercial leases for a broad range of applications, including technical shipyard uses, office uses in major cities, such as Washington, D.C., and warehousing, manufacturing, hospitality and retail uses. In addition, Rebecca has advised numerous international corporate clients and private equity clients on all real estate components of M&A transactions.
Another significant part of Rebecca’s practice is representing lenders and borrowers in commercial real estate transactions, including several multi-million dollar refinancing transactions, and other forms of alternative financing, such as tax credit financing matters.
Prior to returning to Godfrey & Kahn, Rebecca spent three years at the University of Oklahoma College of Law, where she was a Director of Master Legal Studies and Associate Director of the Pro Bono and Public Interest Programs and Career Development.
Represented national developer in the sale of five sites spanning three states with an aggregate value of approximately $250 million
Represented international manufacturing client in billion-dollar merger which required the review and coordination of global real estate holdings located in 15 countries spanning four continents
Represented major community foundation in its development, leasing and subleasing of a new community collaboration project in Milwaukee
Represented international client in various office leases and shipyard leases
Represented borrower in a $100 million refinance of manufactured housing communities
Represented numerous lenders in commercial real estate loans with collateral located throughout the United States
Represented owner in architect and design contract for 20,000 square foot grocery store
Admitted To Practice
American Bar Association
Milwaukee Bar Association
State Bar of Wisconsin
Ice Age Trail Alliance, Inc. – Member, Land Conservation Committee and former Member, Board of Directors
Oklahoma Access to Justice Commission – former Commissioner
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum – former Member, Board of Directors
Juris Doctor, University of Wisconsin Law School, cum laude
Bachelor of Arts, Marquette University, magna cum laude