Yaima Seigley

Associate

Cleveland
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Overview

Yaima Seigley takes a client-focused approach to her real estate practice. She regularly represents lenders, borrowers, real estate developers and real estate brokers with commercial and multi-family real estate acquisitions, dispositions, development and related financing matters, consulting closely with them to achieve the most favorable outcome. Well-versed in a range of real estate issues, Yaima's skills also include managing the due diligence phase of transactions, counseling clients on entity formation, and representing landlords and tenants on leases and documentation.

Experience

  • Manages due diligence phase of transactions and coordinates closing preparation.
  • Provides representation to landlords and tenants with respect to drafting and negotiating commercial leases, assignments, renewals and other related documentation for retail, dining, office and mixed-use space.
  • Counsels clients on entity formation and general corporate governance matters.

Recognitions and Memberships

Memberships

  • Commercial Real Estate Women
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • The Hispanic National Bar Association

Community

  • The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law, Mentoring at Moritz Program

Prior Positions

  • The Honorable Maureen O'Connor, Supreme Court of Ohio: Judicial Extern (2014)
  • General Electric Capital Solutions Europe Limited: Intern, Pan-European Legal Department (2009)
  • Office of Senator Edward M. Kennedy: Intern, Immigration Department (2008)
  • Office of Senator Bill Nelson: Intern, Regional Office (2008)

Admissions

  • Ohio

Education

  • J.D., The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law, 2015; Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution, Editor-in-Chief; Latino Law Student Association, President
  • B.A., Boston University, 2010

Languages

  • Spanish