Patrick O’Sullivan’s practice focuses on a range of real estate transactions, with a focus on public-private development projects.
He has represented developers and investors in the negotiation of the acquisition, development, financing and disposition of properties across the United States.
Patrick joined the firm in 2014 as a senior attorney.
Prior to joining the firm, Patrick served as Executive Vice President and Head of the Real Estate Transactions Group at the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), working with leading real estate developers in successfully executing complex public-private development transactions. While at NYCEDC, Patrick led New York City’s acquisition of Brooklyn Bridge Park and Governors Island from New York State, and subsequently oversaw the negotiations of two Brooklyn Bridge Park sites for development. He also directed the city’s negotiations with New York University on the development of a new applied sciences school in Downtown Brooklyn focused on creating technology to address challenges facing cities.
- Member, Board of Directors, New York City Economic Development Corporation, Real Estate and Finance Committee
- Member, Real Estate Board of New York, Economic Development Committee
- Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Housing and Urban Development Committee
- Member, Urban Land Institute
- “Public-Private Development: Aligning Interests Through a Ground Lease,” The Real Estate Finance Journal, Winter/Spring 2017.
- “Enabling Public-Private Partnerships in New York,” New York Law Journal, May 5, 2016.
- “Knock! Knock! Who’s There? Anonymous LLC Ownership,” New York Law Journal, November 20, 2015.
“Enabling Public-Private Partnerships,” Lawline, October 21, 2016