Steve Gliatta is co-chair of the firm's Real Estate practice. He provides clients with a broad range of real estate experience, especially in representing investment banks and other institutional lenders in the origination and securitization of first mortgage debt and mezzanine loans.

Mr. Gliatta represents senior lenders, mezzanine lenders, servicers and special servicers in the workout and restructuring of large commercial real estate loans across commercial property types. He also regularly represents opportunity funds in joint ventures with operating partners and in the acquisition and financing of real estate projects.

Mr. Gliatta also serves on Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer's Policy Committee.


Chambers USA
Real Estate: Finance (New York) (2006-2016)
The Legal 500 US
Real Estate and Construction: Real Estate (2008-2016)
Best Lawyers

Real Estate Law (New York) (2012-2017)


  • JD, New York University School of Law, 1983
  • BS, Fordham University, 1980
  • New York
  • Member, CRE Finance Council

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