PERSONAL EXPERIENCE

Based out of GS2Law's Miami office, Yosef's legal experience spans multiple jurisdictions, with over 10 years in practice both in Mexico and the United States. Fluent in Spanish and Hebrew, Yosef also serves as outside general counsel to many international companies and family offices doing business in the U.S., Mexico and Latin America. Yosef regularly advises foreign and domestic clients on a broad range of activities, including, mergers and acquisitions, financing, joint ventures, securities, venture capital, real estate and cross border transactions. Yosef also has extensive experience representing clients in the hospitality industry (both owners and operators), food industry, private equity, real estate, media and technology industries

Recent engagements:

  • Representation of retail property acquisition fund in connection with private placement. $150,000,000
  • Representation of Brazilian sponsor in connection with private placements for real estate and debt funds in the US. Offering size $350,000,000;
  • Advised on formation of co-investment vehicles and offering of limited liability company interests of such co-investment vehicles for the purpose of
  • investing in funds focused on the acquisition of hotel properties in the United States
  • Strategized the creation of opportunity and mezzanine fund and in the offering of the limited liability company interests of the fund to foreign investors;
  • Advised on the formation of a joint venture for a real estate investment and management firm to acquire a portfolio of commercial real estate assets. Portfolio size $150,000,000;
  • Represented client in buyout of the limited liability company interest of a majority partner a of hotel rooms wholesale company. Deal value $32,000,000;
  • Represented a cleaning services industry company in connection with a $20 million dollar loan for the buyout of minority partners;
  • Representation of family office in obtaining a real estate acquisition loan totaling $45 million for the purchase of multifamily property in Texas;
  • Represented lender in connection with $15 million mezzanine loan for hotel project in NYC. The transaction included negotiations with senior lender and agreeing on an intercreditor agreement;
  • Advised family office in negotiations of Tenancy in Common Agreements for acquisition of multi family properties in Texas. Portfolio size $23,000,000.

BAR ADMISSIONS

Bar of the State of Florida
Norther District of Florida
Bar of México

BAR ASSOCIATIONS

American Bar Association, member
Grupo de Abogados Mexicanos en Miami, founder

EDUCATION

JD, and LLM (international Arbitration) University of Miami School of Law
LLM (Corporate and Finance Law) Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, New York
Universidad de las Américas, México (Law)
Universidad Anahuac, México (Accounting)

AWARDS, ACHIEVEMENTS AND ROLES

Greater Miami Jewish Federation, the Network, current campaign chair
Cadena Foundation, secretary

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