Forest City Realty Trust Completes $11.4 Billion Acquisition by Brookfield Asset Management

December 7, 2018

S&C represents Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. in its definitive agreement with Brookfield Asset Management Inc. under which a Brookfield real estate investment fund acquired all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Forest City in an all-cash transaction valued at $11.4 billion. The S&C team on the transaction was led by Joseph Frumkin, Krishna Veeraraghavan and Benjamin Weber; Ari Blaut advised on financing matters; Heather Coleman advised on executive compensation and benefits matters; and Andrew Mason advised on tax matters.