Dina Bleckman represents clients in a wide range of commercial real estate transactions, including the acquisition, disposition, development and leasing of multifamily, retail, office and industrial properties. She reviews, drafts and negotiates leases, purchase agreements, loan agreements and related ancillary documents, and conducts all manner of associated due diligence review. In addition, Dina counsels clients in land use, zoning, and historic preservation matters. This experience includes reviewing projects for Philadelphia Zoning Code compliance, preparing applications for municipal approval, and representing clients before administrative bodies and state and local courts.
- Represented a real estate investment and development firm in defending the appeal of its municipal approvals for construction of a 31-story residential tower in downtown Philadelphia.
- Represented a Fortune 500 company in all real estate related aspects of a corporate restructuring, including the disposition and reconfiguration of numerous shared business sites.
- Represented the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) in the $415 million revitalization of 2,625 public housing units under HUD’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) conversion, Section 18, and Section 200 programs.
Pro Bono Experience
Board Memberships & Community Service
“The Future of Co-working: Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic,” BOMA Magazine, forthcoming
"Unpacking the Real Estate Tax Abatement Debate," The Temple 10-Q, August 30, 2019
Co-author, "Legal-Ease: What's in Your Warehouse? Leasing to the Marijuana Production Industry," BOMA Magazine, November/December 2018
Order of the Coif
Lead Articles Editor, Temple Law Review
University of Pennsylvania (B.A., magna cum laude, 2011)
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania