Felice B. Rose concentrates her practice in real estate acquisitions, dispositions, development and leasing. In addition to her core practice, she assists banks in handling their REO and troubled assets. As deputy leader of Schiff Hardin's Real Estate Group, Ms. Rose is a trusted adviser with a creative approach to problem solving. She has significant experience drafting, negotiating and guiding landlords, tenants, investors, owners, developers, sellers, banks and borrowers through the most complex and strategic use and operations of real property. Ms. Rose is a member of the Diversity Committee and chairs the Gender Diversity Subcommittee.
A Foundation of Experience
For more than 20 years, Ms. Rose has honed her skills in the arena of real estate law, managing some of the country’s most complex acquisition, disposition and development transactions. She counsels clients on matters involving mixed-use development including shopping centers and condominiums, disposition of portfolio assets, and extensive leasing for both landlords and tenants.
She assists clients with hotel acquisitions and financing, shopping center development, condominium development, and retail leasing. She also has experience with tax-deferred exchanges of real estate, loan assumptions, brownfield redevelopments, and restructuring and workouts for troubled real estate projects and loans. It is this depth and breadth of experience that position Ms. Rose as a leader and a trusted adviser to her clients.
A Creative Approach
Ms. Rose approaches each client matter with the experience of a seasoned attorney, but she also brings a fresh perspective to all of her work. It is this penchant for creative, strategic problem-solving that allows Ms. Rose to provide real value to her clients. “I troubleshoot as well as strategize,” she says. "By taking a proactive approach, I can develop effective and efficient solutions for my clients."
A Commitment to Client Service
Ms. Rose demonstrates a unique intuition for identifying her clients’ legal and business objectives. “I partner with my clients to understand their needs,” she says. She takes initiative in her work and follows her fine-tuned instincts to ensure her clients reach their goals. Her can-do attitude and confidence in her capabilities bring her clients peace of mind in knowing she can handle real estate transactions big and small.