Jacobus "Jack" Machalow is a Partner in the Real Estate Group.
He has significant experience structuring development deals, negotiating joint ventures for both capital partners and developers and operators, organizing private real estate investment funds and negotiating and closing acquisitions, dispositions and equity and debt financing transactions. He also regularly represents pension fund advisors, private investors, private equity funds, fund managers and developers in mergers and fund investments.
Recognized by Chambers USA Northern California Real Estate as a leading lawyer, clients say, “he is very bright, very collaborative and his strategic thought process and outstanding technical knowledge makes him a valuable partner” and “[they] have never worked with an attorney who can bridge the legal and business worlds as well as Jack. Not only is he a strong legal mind, but it is evident in every transaction that he truly understands our business goal.”
Prior to joining Orrick, Jack was an Associate in the real estate group of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, in Chicago.
Jack's significant representations include the following: