Michael T. Fishman

Vice Chairman of Chicago Office, Greenberg Traurig

Michael Fishman is Vice Chairman of Greenberg Traurig’s Chicago Office where he focuses his practice on real estate, real estate finance, private equity and real estate fund formation. His clients include institutional investors, investment advisors, public and private real estate companies, REITs and financial institutions.

Michael has worked to form domestic and cross-border real estate funds and joint ventures, and regularly represents lenders on real estate projects throughout the United States and globally. In addition, he has experience with mezzanine finance, mortgage finance, lease finance and loan defeasance transactions. Michael regularly advises clients with regard to the acquisition, disposition, leasing and management of multifamily, industrial, office, retail and hotel properties in the United States and globally.

Michael earned a Bachelor of Arts from The Ohio State University and a Juris Doctor from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University.