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Michael E. Rubin

Mike is involved in all aspects of real estate, from acquisition to disposition.
Michael E. Rubin, Arent Fox LLP, Partner

Mike acts as counsel and advisor to real estate owners, developers, financial organizations and management companies. His practice has involved him in multi-family properties, office properties and retail properties to name a few.

In addition to his real estate expertise, his practice includes advising corporate entities of all sizes from family, closely-held businesses to national companies. Mike's work includes advising and creating corporations including mergers, financing, acquisition, sales and transfers.

Mike's financing experience is both on the lender and borrower sides from traditional to non-traditional financing. Financing includes purchase money lending, construction lending, general corporate borrowings and refinancing.

Mike was previously with Rubin, Weisman, Colasanti, Kajko & Stein, LLP for more than 30 years, where he was one of the founding members. Before joining ArentFox Schiff, Mike was a Partner at Posternak Blankstein & Lund LLP.

Client Work

  • Sale of Foreign Motors West to the Herb Chambers Companies.
  • Development of Capital Commons office tower.
  • Purchase of Northgate Shopping Center, Portland, ME.
  • Refinance of Burlington Shopping Center.
  • Act as Outside General Counsel to Busa Bros. Liquor, Kagan Development, Sentinel Benefits, Charles George Trucking, Crystal Warehouse, Inc., among others.

Professional Activities

  • Massachusetts Association of Bank Counsel, Past President
  • Eastern Bank Board of Trustees
  • Alcohol Beverage Control Commission for the City of Somerville, Past Chairman
  • Project Youth, Board of Directors
  • Lexington Montessori School, Past Trustee
  • Lexington Babe Ruth, Board of Trustees, Past Member
  • Serenity Care Board of Directors
  • Bar & Court Admissions
    • Massachusetts Bar
    • Florida Bar
    • New York Bar
    • US District Court, District of Massachusetts
    • Supreme Court of the United States
  • Education
    Suffolk University Law School, JD, 1975
    Boston College, BS, 1972