Jennifer O’Connor focuses her practice on the securitization of commercial and residential real estate assets, as well as general corporate finance matters. Ms. O’Connor represents primary servicers, master servicers and special servicers in all aspects of CMBS Loan servicing with a particular emphasis on REMIC, Pooling and Servicing Agreement and lender issues associated with post-securitization loan modifications, including, without limitation, loan assumptions (single site, multi-site, multi-state sites and single tenant sites), defeasances, mezzanine financing, preferred equity investments, loan modifications, borrower restructurings and mergers, partial releases, easements, collateral reconfigurations, cash management, condemnations, leasing issues, loan work-outs, loan sales, receivership and foreclosures.

Ms. O'Connor was recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® in 2018 for Securitization and Structured Financed Law.

Professional & Community Activities

Florida Bar, Real Estate and Probate Section, Member

Georgia Bar, Real Property Law Section, Member

Junior League of Atlanta, Non-Resident Member

St. Joan of Arc Parish, Boca Raton, Florida, Active Parishioner


  • Suffolk University Law School, J.D. (1998)
    cum laude
  • Duke University, B.A., Economics (1995)

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee (2007)
  • North Carolina (2005)
  • Georgia (2001)
  • Florida (1998)

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Fully engaged means listening to our clients, being responsive to their needs and requests and tirelessly seeking creative solutions to our clients' problems.

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Jennifer O'Connor

Experience Highlights

Bankruptcy filing of a large national retail REIT; Restructuring of Mortgage debt
Assist special servicers with interpreting provisions in applicable pooling and servicing agreements, intercreditor agreements, participation more
Loan assumption transaction assistance for loan servicer
Assist loan servicer with documenting, negotiating and closing loan assumption transactions involving subordinate debt and rating agency review on a more