Elaine A. Hutchins

Partner

Cleveland
T +1.216.861.7937
F +1.216.696.0740

Overview

With more than 30 years of experience, Elaine Hutchins maintains a commercial real estate practice focused on project development and the representation of companies in real estate transactions. She has particular recent involvement in acquisitions and divestitures of clients in the waste management industry. Collaborating with others across the firm, Elaine crafts structures that are advantageous to clients from taxation, financial and commercial perspectives.

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  • Represented a waste management client in multiple acquisitions and divestitures throughout the country. Coordinated with contacts within the company to facilitate collaborative transactions.
  • Reorganized an existing ownership into a structure that would benefit from a 1031 transaction for the client during tax restructuring.
  • Represents a waste industry client in connection with a joint venture to construct and operate a facility for the production of engineered fuel.
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Experience

  • Represented a waste management client in multiple acquisitions and divestitures throughout the country. Coordinated with contacts within the company to facilitate collaborative transactions.
  • Reorganized an existing ownership into a structure that would benefit from a 1031 transaction for the client during tax restructuring.
  • Represents a waste industry client in connection with a joint venture to construct and operate a facility for the production of engineered fuel.
  • Is involved in the sale of a developed commercial property in which the acquisition requires a change in zoning to mixed-use residential property.
  • Facilitated the sale of multi-unit residential properties in a multistage property transaction involving multiple buyers and the sale of membership interests.

Recognitions and Memberships

Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

Prior Positions

  • BakerHostetler: Cleveland office Real Estate Team Coordinator

Admissions

  • Ohio

Education

  • J.D., The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law, 1983, Order of the Coif
  • B.A., History, University of Cincinnati, 1980, Phi Beta Kappa