AVIVA YAKREN represents financial institutions in all aspects of real estate finance, including senior and subordinate facilities, construction loans, mezzanine loans, revolving facilities, credit-backed and private placement bond financings and community development financings. She also represents private equity investors and real estate developers in acquiring, developing and financing a broad range of real estate asset classes, including office buildings, multifamily housing, assisted living and independent living facilities, hotels and commercial and retail space. In addition, she counsels financial institutions and private equity investors with respect to workouts, restructurings and exercise of remedies as they relate to distressed debt and troubled joint ventures. Aviva is recommended for Real Estate and Construction in the 2017 edition of The Legal 500 US. Global Street named her as one of its “Women of Influence” in 2023 for her successful work on community development matters and more.