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Counsel - Lisa M. Zana

Lisa M. Zana


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Lisa Zana practices in the areas of commercial real estate and commercial finance, principally in commercial leasing, real estate and corporate debt and equity financing and commercial conveyancing. 

Lisa has extensive experience handling a wide range of sophisticated transactions. She has represented commercial real estate clients, particularly large retailers, major office tenants, real estate investment trusts and developers in corporate and property level acquisitions, financing and leasing transactions in the New York region and across the nation.


  • Listed as a Connecticut Super Lawyer Rising Star®: Real Estate; 2013

Professional Affiliations

  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Real Estate Finance Association of Connecticut 

Community Involvement

  • Christian Foundation for Children and Aging
  • Covenant House

Drafting and Negotiating Office Leases for Public Company Headquarters

Represent multiple public companies in drafting and negotiating office leases for their corporate headquarters, associated development agreements and state tax incentives.

Negotiating Complex Mortgage Loan Transactions for Commercial Bank

Represent commercial bank in complex term and construction mortgage loan transactions in New York and Connecticut.

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  • Duke University, J.D., 1998, cum laude
  • Yale University, B.A., 1995

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut
  • New York
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