Experienced real estate and finance attorney Carl Romano joins West Palm Beach office of McDonald Hopkins
WEST PALM BEACH — Carl Romano has joined the West Palm Beach office of McDonald Hopkins as a Member in the Business Department.
Romano’s practice will primarily focus on real estate and finance, building on the years of experience he has working with clients on commercial real estate loan transactions, including construction and conduit loans. His expertise also extends to commercial leases, as well as the acquisition and development of properties.
“Carl’s legal experience and expertise make him an invaluable asset to McDonald Hopkins – not just in West Palm Beach, but also as part of our national real estate and finance teams,” says Jim Stief, Chair of McDonald Hopkins’ Business Department. “His years of experience in those industries will be an enormous benefit to all our clients.”
“We are thrilled that Carl has decided to join the firm,” says John Metzger, Managing Member of McDonald Hopkins’ West Palm Beach office. “His expertise will add considerable depth and a competitive advantage to our already robust real estate and commercial finance practices.”
Prior to the start of his legal career, Romano was a Captain in the United States Marine Corps, having served for over nine years.
Romano earned his J.D. from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he graduated summa cum laude and was recognized with Order of the Coif. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in history and French from Virginia Military Institute.