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Ralph E. Arpajian

Ralph Arpajian is a partner in the New York office of Haynes and Boone. He is a member of the firm's Real Estate Practice Group and focuses in all areas of commercial real estate law.

Ralph has extensive experience representing major financial institutions and other institutional investors, both domestic and foreign, in complex commercial real estate transactions. His experience encompasses a broad spectrum of transactions, concentrating on the representation of lenders and borrowers/owners in a variety of types of financing transactions, including multi-state, multi-property syndicated loans, securitized loans, construction and permanent loans and other capital markets financings, including mezzanine, subordinate and equity financings. Ralph has also represented clients in problem loan workouts and restructures and mortgage foreclosures.

Ralph has worked with clients in transactions covering a wide variety of commercial properties throughout the United States. These properties have included office towers, regional and super-regional shopping malls, hotels, large residential condominiums and urban and suburban mixed-use developments.

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B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1978

J.D., University of Southern California Gould School of Law, 1982


Honorable Louis H. Pollak, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania


New York


Richard Kanowitz, Mordechai Sutton, Lawrence Mittman and Ralph Arpajian in National Real Estate Inve [...]
November, 13 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused the filing of many Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings in industries such as consumer retail, restaurants and movie theaters. While the commercial real estate industry has been dramatically impacted by the pandemic, thus far, not many commercial single-asset real estate borrowers have filed for bankruptcy. If and when such borrowers start filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy [...]