Jordan Metzger
Cole Schotz, PC

Jordan Metzger is a member of the firm’s Real Estate, Real Estate Special Opportunities, Corporate and Restaurant & Hospitality Departments.  Jordan’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.  Jordan represents purchasers and sellers in commercial real estate debt and equity acquisitions and dispositions; borrowers and institutional and non-institutional lenders in securitized and balance sheet financing transactions (including acquisition, construction, bridge, mezzanine, preferred equity) and workouts; owners and tenants in leasing transactions; equity participants in joint ventures; and developers in ground-up and redevelopment projects involving hospitality, retail, office, industrial, multifamily, and mixed-use projects.
Some of Jordan’s representations relating to the hotel industry include advising:
  • a joint venture on the sale and purchase of a 144,150 square-foot hotel property, including a $10 million equity recapitalization transaction in which our client redeemed existing investors and brought on additional investors in connection with a hotel brand conversion;
  • a developer in the acquisition and joint venture of a New York City office property slated for redevelopment as a hotel and the assumption of the existing securitized mortgage debt;
  • a global investment bank in construction financing of a resort hotel and condominium project located in the British West Indies.
Jordan is a Member of the New York State Bar Association, Real Property Law Section, a Member of the Board of Trustees of The Friends of TEAM Academy Charter School, Inc., a KIPP network of charter schools, and a member of Business Network International. He is a frequent moderator on Bisnow panels as well as an active participant in Cardozo Law School’s real estate programs.

Jordan’s practice has been featured in a number of news publications such as GlobeSt, Real Estate Finance & Investment, Real Estate Weekly, The Real Deal and Builder Magazine.