Jeffrey A. Mitchell

Jeffrey has substantial experience in financing, acquisitions and dispositions, leasing, restructuring and workouts, joint ventures, and public-private partnerships and development.
Jeffrey Mitchell, Counsel at Arent Fox

Jeffrey represents clients in all aspects of their real estate and real estate finance activities. He has extensive experience in leasing, acquisitions/dispositions, joint ventures, financings, restructurings/workouts and development involving a wide range of commercial real estate assets. Among clients, Jeffrey represents or has represented Amazon, Kering Americas (i.e. Yves Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, Bottega Veneta), Foulger-Pratt, Federal Capital Partners, Institute of Defense Analysis, Fannie Mae and AARP. 

In addition, Jeffrey specializes in public-private partnerships between municipalities and private companies and represents or has represented Fairfax County, Virginia, the City of Falls Church, Virginia and other municipalities and developers in public-private partnership ventures.

Client Work

  • Negotiating and drafting a development agreement, declaration of covenants, conditions and restrictions and ground leases for a public-private partnership on behalf of the City of Falls Church, VA in connection with a $1,200,000,000 transit-oriented mixed-use development.
  • Acting as outside real estate counsel for Yves Saint Laurent in negotiating the leasing of its retail stores nationwide.
  • Negotiating ground lease and related documents on behalf of The Buccini/Pollin Group for the development of a luxury hotel and live entertainment venue in Orlando, FL.


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