CHAIR, REAL ESTATE PRACTICE GROUP
Pelayo Coll maintains a national practice counseling clients in all facets of real estate transactions. He focuses on assisting clients in sales and acquisitions, financings, leasing, and entity structuring and restructuring for many types of projects including:
- office and industrial buildings
- residential and mixed use projects
- healthcare facilities
- retail developments
- automobile and other specialty uses
Pelayo has particular expertise and substantial experience in the acquisition, financing and disposition of multifamily properties including large multi- site transactions, and has been involved in a number of the largest asset transactions over the last few years.
Pelayo is fluent in Spanish.
Outside the Firm
Pelayo has been involved in numerous civic and community groups in Philadelphia, particularly those serving the Latino community. Pelayo is the Vice-Chair (and a past Chair) of the Board of Directors of Asociación Puertorriqueños en Marcha, Inc. (“APM”), which is one of Philadelphia’s leading Latino-based health, human services, community, and economic development nonprofit organizations helping Philadelphia-area families achieve their full potential in life. APM has been listed as one of the 25 largest Latino nonprofits in the United States. He also serves on the board of directors of the Pan-American Association of Philadelphia, which is an all-volunteer, non-partisan, nonprofit organization that seeks to “promote cultural, educational and economic activities designed to increase understanding and cooperation among the peoples of the Americas.”
Pelayo is the father of three and that takes up all of his free time.