Craig W. Alexander, Member

Craig W. Alexander

Member

calexander@lawfirm.ms

3 Becker Farm Road
Suite 105
Roseland, NJ 07068
Tel: 973-736-4600 x326
Direct Dial: 973-243-7926
Fax: 973-325-7467

Craig Alexander is a member in the Real Estate group, with a concentration on real estate transactions in all asset classes (multi-family, retail, office and industrial) including land development, financing, leasing, zoning, 1031 exchanges, construction, and deal and partnership structuring.  His representative clients include developers, builders, investors, commercial property owners, contractors and lenders.  Craig handles all phases of the real estate deal, from contract negotiation and due diligence to loan and title closings.  Craig represents all parties in the real estate spectrum:  sellers and buyers, landlords and tenants, lenders and borrowers.  He also appears before planning and zoning boards in connection with land development and property improvements.

Recent Notable Work:

  • Represented a prominent real estate company in closing a multi-million dollar permanent financing from a pension fund of a 300 unit apartment complex located in Morris County, New Jersey.
  • Represented a prominent real estate company in connection with a multi-million dollar refinance of a large multi-family project located in Bergen County, New Jersey.
  • Handled the loan closing of a multi-million dollar refinance of a grocery-anchored shopping center located in Warren County, New Jersey.
  • Represented a developer in closing a multi-million dollar bank loan to fund the construction of a 35 unit luxury town house project at Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey.  The firm also represented the developer with regards to development approvals and deal structuring issues.
  • Represented a developer in connection with the acquisition of property in Passaic County, New Jersey which has been approved for a 36 unit multi-family development. Craig represented the developer in connection with the acquisition of the property and in closing the construction loan. The firm’s land use department represented the developer before the local planning board and in negotiating the developer’s agreement with the municipality.
  • Closed a multi-million dollar refinance of a Walgreens anchored retail center in Essex County, New Jersey.  Craig had previously represented the owners in connection with the acquisition of the property and the construction of the retail center.
  • Represented a prominent developer in the acquisition of property located in Morris County, New Jersey that has been approved to be developed with a retail center anchored by Whole Foods.

Essex County Bar Association
Board of Trustees, Mental Health Association of Essex and Morris County, Inc.

Admissions

State of New Jersey

State of New York

Education

Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D.

Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, B.S.