Sills Cummis & Gross Elects New Member And Of Counsel

Monday, October 10, 2011 - 15:53

Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. has announced that Jeffrey L. Wasserman has been named a member of the firm, and Jeffrey Meltzer and Robin Countee Pistorius have been named of counsel to the firm, effective October 1, 2011.  

Jeffrey Wasserman provides corporate counseling to private equity and venture capital funds, and public and private companies.  His expertise includes the structuring and negotiating of leveraged buy-outs, investments, complex acquisitions, secured and unsecured lending, licensing and joint ventures/collaborations.  He also provides general corporate advice.  

Jeffrey Meltzer has a broad range of experience in and focuses his practice on real estate finance, leasing, and purchase and sale transactions.  He represents institutional lenders in the origination of commercial mortgage loans for securitization in the capital markets and is experienced with various asset types, including retail, office, hotel, multifamily and industrial properties.  He also represents both landlords and tenants in commercial lease transactions involving shopping centers and office buildings throughout the U.S., and he represents various companies in the acquisition and disposition of commercial property. 

Robin Countee Pistorius has been defending individuals in federal white collar criminal investigations and prosecutions, with a special emphasis on criminal tax cases, over the past several years.  She has also counseled numerous clients participating in the 2009 and 2011 offshore voluntary disclosure programs of the IRS.