Becca 

 

 

 

 

bhartstein@att-law.com
312.491.4416

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PRACTICE AREAS:
Affordable Housing & Community
Development Finance
Tax Credit Finance & Syndication

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Applegate & Thorne-Thomsen, P.C.
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher
& Flom

ADMISSION TO PRACTICE:
State of Illinois
State of New York

EDUCATION:
Georgetown University Law Center
J.D.
Cornell University
B.A. English, with high distinction

Rebecca Hartstein

Becca joined the firm in 2013. Her practice is focused on community development real estate projects and businesses, with an emphasis on the tax structuring and negotiation of investments that are eligible for federal tax credits, including new markets, low-income housing, historic rehabilitation and energy tax credits. She has represented investors, community development entities, borrowers and developers in numerous real estate transactions, including housing, office buildings, hotels, charter schools, industrial facilities and medical centers.

Prior to joining the firm, Becca represented and advised clients on a broad range of tax planning matters, including tax issues related to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, dispositions (including spin-offs and split-offs), foreign and domestic debt financings, foreign and domestic equity financings, reorganizations, cross-border transactions, real estate investment trusts (REITs), regulated investment companies (RICs), business development companies (BDCs), partnership transactions, private equity transactions and not-for-profit organizations.

RELEVANT PROFESSIONAL AND VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES:

  • American Bar Association
    • Member, Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law
    • Member, Section on Taxation