Michael V. Morelli

Real Estate Finance, Infrastructure Investment, Distressed Real Estate


Mike Morelli’s practice focuses primarily on issues of general commercial real estate and real estate financings.

Mike routinely counsels domestic and foreign clients in acquisitions and dispositions of real property throughout the United States with a particular focus on the office, hotel, retail and multi-family segments.


Real Estate Finance

  • $505 million financing related to three theme park resorts and hotels in Orlando, Florida.
  • $1.235 billion of financing to a Florida Native American Tribe for the acquisition of a multi-tiered entertainment franchise (including gaming, restaurants and hotels).
  • $132 million construction loan for a luxury, five-star resort and vineyard in Napa Valley.
  • $55 million construction loan for a boutique hotel in Manhattan.


  • Georgetown University, BSBA
  • Fordham University School of Law, JD


  • District of Columbia
  • Illinois
  • New York
  • Connecticut