Robin L. Topol

Partner
Practice Area: Real Estate

Robin Topol is a Partner at MSF and is a member of the Real Estate Group. Ms. Topol concentrates on commercial and retail leasing and subleasing, sales and purchases of commercial property, shopping centers and other retail property, and financing.

Ms. Topol represents top-tier national landlords, as well as first class commercial tenants and subtenants in major metropolitan areas, including New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Massachusetts, Texas, California, and throughout the country. Her clients include some of the world’s largest national landlords, accounting firms, marketing and advertising agencies, global public relations companies, international electronic corporations, national insurance companies, as well as healthcare companies and medical offices with a growing regional medical practice. She also represents numerous financial services firms headquartered in New York City, including one of the world’s largest independently owned private equity firms.

Ms. Topol has also advised numerous national and multinational big box tenants and subtenants in connection with multiple retail locations throughout the metropolitan New York area, leasing of shopping centers, landmark restaurants in New York and Las Vegas, retail stores, and garage leases in New York.

Education

Yale School of Management. Executive Management Program-EMMP

JD, New York University Law School

BA, Barnard College (Columbia University) cum laude

Admissions

State of New York

State of Florida

Prior Experience

Before joining MSF in 2012, Ms. Topol was a Partner at Butzel Long LLP. She has previously served as a member of the Harrison Town Planning Board; a member of the Harrison Town Architectural Review Board, and a member of the Yale School of Management Alumni Board of Directors.

Representative Matters

Represents large scale national landlords including;

  • 850 Third Avenue
  • 1177 Avenue of the Americas
  • 1165 Broadway
  • 1407 Broadway
  • 58-64 West 40th Street
  • 70 West 40th Street

Represents national tenants in their leasing program, in Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Philadelphia and New York, including Marcum LLP, Omnicom Group, J. Walter Thompson, Pegasystems, IFG Companies, Asana Partners and Widgeon Management, Silverman Realty Group, as well as restaurants and restaurant chains, technology companies in their leases and real estate ventures, and medical offices, art galleries and numerous commercial and retail tenants throughout the country.

Represents sellers and buyers, including in connection with 1031 exchanges throughout the country.

Represents borrowers and lenders in financing transactions.

Honors

Bisnow’s Power Women in Commercial Real Estate, 2019

Super Lawyers, Metro New York,  2013 – present (consecutively)

Top Metro Women Attorneys, 2014 – present (consecutively)

 

Involvement

WX – Scholarship Committee and Membership Committee, Member

American Friends of the Hebrew University, Board Member

Jewish Community Center of Harrison, Board Member

Harvard Parents’ Fund Committee, Member

Columbia Parents Fund Committee, Co-Chair

Yale School of Management Alumni, Board of Directors

Architectural Review Board, Harrison, New York, Board Member

Architectural Review Board, Harrison, New York, Planning Board