Mary L. Dickson is partner in charge of the Los Angeles office of Pepper Hamilton LLP and a member of the firm's Financial Services Practice Group.
Ms. Dickson represents lenders and servicers under the multifamily programs of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and private mortgage lenders engaged in mortgage loan origination and servicing. She handles apartment and commercial real estate financing throughout the country, with a particular focus on representing national clients in their West Coast operations. She represents clients in the development, negotiation, and documentation of loans for specialized, innovative, or unusual apartment financing, including transactions involving 1031 exchanges, ground leased properties, and mixed-use projects. She also provides advice and counsel regarding the origination, closing, sale, pooling, and servicing of multifamily mortgage loans.
Ms. Dickson also has broad experience in real estate law and business transactions including real estate purchase and sales, leasing matters, real estate finance and land use matters
Ms. Dickson handles transactions involving a variety of types of real estate, including multifamily housing, office buildings, hotels, industrial properties and appurtenant facilities such as pipelines. These transactions range in dollar value from small corporate transactions of one or two million dollars up to hundreds of millions for large resort hotel acquisitions.