FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 30, 2020

Contact:
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
716-847-5444

PHILLIPS LYTLE TO HOST VIRTUAL BUFFALO BUSINESS FIRST STATE OF THE REGION EVENT “THE REAL ESTATE MARKET IN 2020 AND BEYOND: IN THE MIDST OF COVID-19”

Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP will host the Virtual Buffalo Business First State of the Region Event titled, “The Real Estate Market in 2020 and Beyond: In the Midst of COVID-19.” The event will take place on Wednesday, September 30th at 1:00 p.m. via Go To Meeting. Phillips Lytle Partner and Real Estate Development Team Leader Adam S. Walters will moderate the panel discussion.

This panel will discuss the state of the local real estate market in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and its long- and short-term impacts on real estate development. Join us to hear from industry leaders on a broad range of topics:

  • Deal development insights and pipeline
  • Addressing the impact of telecommuting and e-commerce on office and retail space demand
  • Creditworthiness/deal risk in the new reality
  • What economic development will look like in 2021 and beyond
  • Evolution of public meetings and the entitlement process

Panelists:

  • Christian Campos – President, TM Montante Development
  • Kimberly R. Nason – Partner, Phillips Lytle LLP
  • Russell Gentner – Senior Vice President, KeyBank, Real Estate Capital
  • Brandye Merriweather – Vice President, Downtown Development, Buffalo Urban Development Corporation

Phillips Lytle LLP is a premier regional law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence. With offices across New York State and in Washington, D.C. and Canada, our attorneys serve a multinational client base, including FORTUNE 1000 companies, global and regional financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, middle-market companies, startups, entrepreneurs and individuals on important matters affecting their businesses and personal wealth. For more information, visit www.phillipslytle.com.

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