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Casey M. Cavanaugh

Shareholder & Chair, Distressed Real Estate Solutions Group


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As chair of the firm’s Distressed Real Estate Solutions Group, Casey Cavanaugh represents commercial lenders in real estate and finance, asset based, construction, development, syndicated and many other types of loan transactions.

In addition to his work with commercial lenders, Casey also focuses a substantial portion of his legal practice on representing buyers, sellers, developers, and landlords of all types of real estate. He has represented all sizes of institutional lenders in commercial loan transactions ranging in amounts from $1.0 million to over $100 million and involving anything from very large multi-use condominium projects to small business loans.

Representative Matters

  • Represented a lender in a $25 million builder line of credit loan to The Viera Company for its lot development and home construction within the Viera Development, Brevard County, Florida.
  • Represented a lender over the course of several years with respect to its acquisition and development loans to Rottlund Homes of Florida, Inc. for its acquisition and lot development projects in Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties, Florida, with loans ranging in size from $5 million to $25 million.
  • Represented a lender on its $40 million A & D Loan for a golf course project in Lee County, Florida.
  • Represented a lender on a $10 million Lot Development Loan for a project in the Lake Nona, Florida area.
  • Represented a lender on its construction loan for a townhouse project near the University of Central Florida.

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Community Activities

  • Central Florida Gator Club
  • Coastal Conservation Association


  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • The Best Lawyers in America guide, 2010-2023

Professional Certifications & Memberships

  • Orange County Bar Association
  • The Florida Bar
  • American Bar Association


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