Steve Elbaum is a member of Robinson+Cole's Metro New York Real Estate Group, where he concentrates his practice on commercial real estate law. Mr. Elbaum represents corporations, developers, municipalities, and international lending institutions in acquisitions and sales of real property, development of mixed-use projects and corporate headquarter campuses, mortgage loan transactions, and office and industrial leases throughout the country. He also counsels public and private clients and municipalities in economic development incentive transactions.
Mr. Elbaum currently represents several Fortune 500 companies in all aspects of their office leasing on a national basis. He has represented several companies in the development and leasing of their corporate headquarters. He represents several municipalities in urban redevelopment projects, including the acquisition and redevelopment of a multiparcel brownfield area that was converted into a 10,000-seat indoor arena and a professional baseball stadium, revitalizing that city's urban core. He also served on a task force that implemented one of the EPA's first brownfield programs.
Mr. Elbaum has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® in the area of Real Estate Law since 2007 (Copyright 2016 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC). He has been included in Super Lawyers® as a New England Super Lawyer and a Connecticut Super Lawyer in the area of Real Estate Law since 2008 (Super Lawyers is a registered trademark of Key Professional Media, Inc.).
Mr. Elbaum served as a law clerk to Chief Justice Thomas F. Fay of the Supreme Court of Rhode Island and is a former lobbyist registered with the State of Connecticut.