Amanda S. Eckhoff

Partner

  • Overview

    Biography

    Amanda Eckhoff is a member of both the Land Use Group and the Business Group, where she serves institutions and developers in complex financing and permitting transactions. Ms. Eckhoff has assisted clients with matters ranging from the financing of real estate projects, construction lending, loan participations, and loan workouts to green construction, leasing, condemnation, and the obtaining of land use and environmental permits and approvals necessary for development and construction.

  • Experience
    • Experience

      Experience

      • Representation of lender in $14.3 million loan transaction for rehabilitation and construction of a hotel, tennis club, restaurant and beach club in Harwich Point, Massachusetts, in Cape Cod.
      • Representation of a bank in a $14 million loan transaction involving phased rehabilitation of historic building in Whitman, Massachusetts, and conversion to multifamily apartment building and historic tax credits.
    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts
      Co-chair of Continuing Education Committee

      Women's Bar Association
      Membership Committee (2005 - present)

      Boston Bar Association (2005 - present)

      Massachusetts Bar Association (2005 - present)
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      Robinson+Cole Community Service Award

      Listed as a Rising Star in Massachusetts Super Lawyers® in the area of Business/Corporate for 2012 (Super Lawyers is a registered trademark of Key Professional Media, Inc.)

      Selected as one of Boston's Future Leaders by the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, 2014

       

    • Community Involvement

      Community Involvement

      HIV/AIDS support organization
      Volunteer
  • NEWS + PRESS
    • Publications

      Publications

      "Kelo-Provoked Changes to the Rules of Eminent Domain," published in Retail Law Strategist, co-authored with Brian W. Blaesser (6/2008)

      "Public Use Goes Peripatetic: First, Michigan Reverses Poletown and Now the Supreme Court Grants Review in an Eminent Domain Case," published in Planning & Environmental Law, coauthored with Dwight A. Merriam (January, 2005)

      "Regulating Land Use on the Reservation," published in Planning & Environmental Law, coauthored with Jon Witten (March 2004)

    • News

      R+C in the News

      • June 29, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Hosts Young Lenders Happy Hour

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      • December 19, 2014

        Boston Lawyers Address WomenUp Event

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      • February 19, 2014

        Mandy Eckhoff Selected as One of Boston's Future Leaders

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      • December 2, 2010

        National Association of Realtors® honors LandLaw Partner and Firm

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      • August 9, 2010

        Brian Blaesser and Amanda Eckhoff Publish Article on Green Initiatives Impacting Private Development

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      R+C News Releases

      • December 4, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Elects New Partners and Counsel

      • March 21, 2013

        Robinson & Cole Attorneys Selected for Top Women Attorneys in Massachusetts

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      • January 18, 2013

        Robinson & Cole Announces 2013 Counsel Promotions

      • October 22, 2012

        Super Lawyers® Names 49 Robinson & Cole Attorneys to 2012 List and Recognizes 26 as Rising Stars

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