Anthony J. Vizzoni, Esq.
Partner

Anthony J. Vizzoni is a partner in the firm and he Chair’s the firm’s Business Services Group.  He is also Co-Chair of the firm’s Trucking and Logistics Group.  He focuses his practice on commercial real estate, financing and transactional matters.  Prior to joining Becker, Mr. Vizzoni served as in-house counsel to a well-respected real estate development firm. In that capacity, Mr. Vizzoni gained vast legal, operational and business experience in all aspects of real estate investment, real estate financing and real estate development. 

 

Mr. Vizzoni regularly represents clients in the purchase and sale of all types of commercial real estate properties.  His representation of clients purchasing real estate assets typically includes due diligence oversight with respect to approvals, financing, environmental, title, tenancies, and other matters usually assessed during due diligence activities.  Mr. Vizzoni also specializes in representing real estate developers and commercial property owners in secured and unsecured financing transactions with lenders ranging from traditional institutional bank lenders to “hard money” private investors to private placement filings of group investors.  

 

Mr. Vizzoni represents both landlords and tenants in commercial real estate settings inclusive of traditional office uses, hospitality centers, warehouse facilities, retail spaces, and multi-family markets.  He has negotiated millions of dollars of lease volume and has experience in unique settings such as negotiation of telecom and other utility leases and negotiating with governmental agencies, such as the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey in which Mr. Vizzoni has negotiated on behalf of many trucking companies operating out of the designated port locations.

With his diverse and unique real estate and business background, Mr. Vizzoni is well equipped to represent clients in both distressed real estate workouts and distressed business situations.  He has successfully negotiated millions of dollars of distressed loans in workouts in a host of diverse businesses.  On the real estate workouts, he has assisted his clients in the repositioning of distressed real estate properties so as to provide an exit strategy to lenders while salvaging the real estate asset for his clients.  His real estate workouts have included negotiations on behalf of the owners of office buildings, apartment complexes, industrial complexes, partially completed subdivisions, hotels/motels, and raw unimproved land.


 Mr. Vizzoni also regularly represents trucking and transportation companies in various matters, including the purchase and sale of assets, mergers and acquisitions, financing, real estate leasing, governance matters, and other areas affecting his clients’ business operations.  He represents clients in logistics businesses such as freight forwarders, distributors and warehousing, on multiple levels including guidance on day-to-day operational matters.  In these representations, Mr. Vizzoni works closely with his clients’ professional teams such as his clients’ accountants and senior management in establishing company protocols and helping his clients’ achieve both short and long term objectives.  

Mr. Vizzoni has authored several articles on various topics inclusive of general real estate, commercial tenancies, financing matters, distressed workouts, and trucking and transportation industry issues.  He has been a panelist on webinars and has been interviewed on podcasts on various topics.

 

Articles

  • U.S. Department of Transportation Releases Historic National Freight Strategic Plan - September 10, 2020Read More

  • U.S. District Court Grants Final Approval of a Settlement between PAM Transport Services, Inc. and Thousands of Drivers - Aug. 7, 2020 - Read more

  • House Passes Amendments To Payroll Protection Program - June 5, 2020 - Read more

  • FAQ #46:   Welcomed News For Many PPP Borrowers - May 13, 2020 - Read more

  • Industry Specialists Discuss the Impact of COVID-19 on the Transportation Industry - April 28, 2020 Read more 

  • FAQ #31:   THE PPP PANDORA’S BOX  -  April 27, 2020 - Read more

  • "Federal Government Provides Assistance to Small Businesses to Help Offset Covid-19 Losses" - April 2020  
    Read article

  • "Is SBA Financing Right For Your Business?" - September 2018 - Read article

  • "Becker’s Real Estate Group Excels in 2017" - January 2018 - Read article
     

Publications

  • "Lawyer Up Before Signing That Loan Commitment" . - Read article

  • "Planning for Successful Business Transactions in China". Read article 

  • "Protecting Commercial Tenants Against Unfair Billings". - Read article 

  • "Protecting Your Restaurant Against Landlord Defaults". - Read article 

  • "Consideration" in Post Employment Restrictive Covenants" . - Read article 

  • "Enforceability of At Will Lease Termination Provisions". - Read article 

  • "When Money and Time Run Short:  Risks to Weigh Before Filing Chapter 11" -  Journal of Corporate Renewal, September 2012. - Read article 

  • "Looking for Enhanced Value in Your Property?  Look Up...". - Read article

Business Services 

Construction

Corporate

Real Estate

Trucking and Logistics

Areas of Specialty:

Construction Law

Leasing

Property Acquisition 

Real Estate Finance 
 

Education:
Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D.

Seton Hall University, B.S.
 

Admitted Into Practice:
New Jersey

Becker LLC, Attorney Advertising Disclaimer  /  Privacy Policy

Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.  Readers should not rely upon the transmission of an e-mail message to Becker or its attorneys through this Web site to create an attorney-client relationship.  As well, readers should not act upon any information here without consulting legal counsel directly. 

© 2020 Becker LLC - All Rights Reserved

Full%20Logo_edited.jpg

ATTORNEYS AT LAW