Jonathan P. Altman

Shareholder and Director

Jonathan P. Altman

Shareholder and Director

JonathanAltman
Phone 412-258-6709
Fax412-261-6221

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Mr. Altman is a Shareholder and Director and a member of the firm’s Corporate, Real Estate and Financial Services Groups. Mr. Altman specializes in counseling companies with respect to a broad range of transactional matters and has particular expertise in mergers, acquisitions, commercial real estate transactions and financing transactions. Mr. Altman has been selected by Super Lawyers Magazine as a “Pennsylvania Rising Star” for 2017.

JonathanAltman
Phone 412-258-6709
Fax412-261-6221

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Areas of Law/Focus

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Sports Law
  • Real Estate Acquisition and Development
  • Leasing for Office and Retail Buildings
  • Financing
  • Emerging Businesses
  • General Corporate Counseling

Selected Engagements

  • Handled a number of matters relating to the acquisition, financing, operation and equity funding of professional sports teams, including the acquisition of the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres, Phoenix Coyotes, Erie SeaWolves, Frisco Roughriders, Chattanooga Lookouts, Rochester Americans and Buffalo Bandits.
  • Represented professional sports teams in connection with lease negotiations, granting stadium/arena naming rights, and implementing various concessionaire relationships.
  • Represent investment funds in connection with the acquisition of office buildings and related financing (traditional and CMBS).
  • Represent the owners of high-rise office buildings in Pittsburgh’s CBD (over 2 million square feet total) in connection with various corporate, leasing, financing and construction matters.
  • Represent a publicly traded company in connection with domestic and international strategic acquisitions.
  • Represent a leading international supplier of plants and equipment to the metals industry in connection with strategic acquisitions and joint ventures.
Education

  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2007
    Executive Editor and Notes Advisor, University of
    Pittsburgh Law Review
  • B.B.A., Ohio University, 2004
  • Universidad de Sevilla, 2003

Publications

  • Rule 10b-5 and Reasonable Reliance: Why Courts Should Abandon Focus on Non-Reliance Clauses,
    68 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 747 (2007)

Bar Admissions

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 2007

Professional & Community Activities

  • NAIOP Developing Leader
  • Member, Association for Corporate Growth
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Member, Allegheny County Bar Association