Welcome to Rheem Bell & Mermelstein LLP
We are a rapidly growing boutique law firm with a global outlook and a focus on corporate and real estate law. We provide legal services to businesses of all sizes, from small entrepreneurial companies to large corporations.
We are committed to delivering high-quality legal services with an entrepreneurial spirit and the highest standards of performance. We help our clients solve their toughest legal problems with knowledge, expertise, and personal care. In addition, we understand the challenges of conducting business in a global economy. Our attorneys advise clients on a broad array of global concerns including navigating the cultural and legal differences between the East and the West. When necessary, we leverage our extensive experience and contacts throughout the world to identify and supervise local counsel.
A special area of expertise unique to our firm is providing a bridge across the vast sea of commercial opportunities in Russia, Ukraine, and other emerging markets.
English, Russian, German, and Korean are spoken at our offices in New York.
RECENT NEWS AND EXPERT COMMENTS
"ULTRA-RICH INDIVIDUALS IN RUSSIA HAVE STARTED TO PAY ATTENTION TO WHAT THEY CAN DO TO MAKE THIS WORLD A BETTER PLACE":
April 24, 2013 -- Edward Mermelstein, partner, comments on Roman Abramovich rated the most charitable billionaire, Bloomberg
"WEALTHY RUSSIAN BUYERS IN THE NEW YORK MARKET HAVE STARTED PARTNERING WITH DEVELOPERS BEFORE CONSTRUCTION":
April 18, 2013 -- Edward Mermelstein, partner, explains the booming market strategies to make sure units in prime locations can be combined "to create large, estate-size apartments", Wall Street Journal
"CYPRUS HAD STARTED HAVING THE CONVERSATIONS ABOUT WHAT IT WAS INTENDING, AND THAT'S BEEN GOING ON FOR HALF A YEAR":
March 28, 2013 -- Edward Mermelstein, partner, confirms clients of Rheem Bell & Mermelstein LLP had a heads-up on this issue, International Business Times
"THIS PAST YEAR, WE'VE BEEN SEEING A SHIFT IN INVESTMENTS IN THE UNITED STATES":
March 27, 2013 -- speaking on the European crisis, Edward Mermelstein, partner, sees reasonable that more and more money of wealthy Russians is out from Cyprus into the US, The Guardian
"THE MARKET IN THE PAST SEVERAL MONTHS HAS CHANGED. LENDERS HAVE LOOSENED THEIR PURSE STRINGS":
March 27, 2013 -- taking Bank of China's $775 million refinancing of 1515 Broadway, Edward Mermelstein, partner, confirms the Class A trophy appetite increased in the second half of 2012, Commercial Property Executive
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