For over 14 years, Lauren Carnevale has focused her practice on the areas of secured lending and commercial real estate law, with an emphasis on leasing and all aspects of complex real estate transactions. Lauren represents both landlords and tenants in complex leasing transactions for a broad array of asset types, including retail, office and industrial spaces.  She represents lenders, including major financial institutions, in secured lending transactions including re-financings, construction financing and acquisition financing.  Lauren also has extensive experience in representing borrowers on commercial re-financings, construction financing and acquisition financing from institutional lenders, life insurance companies and CMBS lenders.  Additionally, she regularly represents owners in acquisitions and sales of all types of commercial properties.  Lauren is able to finalize transactions efficiently and effectively, while maintaining strong relationships with clients and counterparts.