Jordan is a corporate transactional attorney with extensive experience in representing private companies in a broad range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, asset sales, stock sales, commercial real estate transactions, private equity fund formation, joint ventures, structured finance, secured transactions, and venture capital investments.
Jordan is a recognized authority on all facets of real estate development. He represents local and national real estate developers in the areas of real estate acquisition, leasing, site development, and all types of financings. Jordan has a full range of experience representing buyers and sellers in complex acquisition transactions, including stock purchases, mergers and asset purchases in real estate.
Jordan regularly serves as outside general counsel to the firm’s corporate clients providing seasoned legal advice in relation to their governance, operations, long term growth strategies and typical corporate life cycle events. He works with a wide variety of corporate startups, counseling the founders on the various issues and tax implications facing new business owners.
Mr. Morgenstern also represents a number of local and regional financial institutions in single asset and multiple property secured financing transactions, construction and project development financings, securitized mortgage and mezzanine financings, commercial secured and unsecured term loans and line of credit facilities, loan participations and syndications.
Jordan’s practice has recently expanded into the fine art world. He now represents clients in the formation and governance of art investment funds, and counsels clients on structuring such funds, crafting their investment strategies and operational protocols and complying with regulatory issues arising from their operation.
A native of Rochester, Jordan graduated from Pittsford Sutherland High School, completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada, and graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Since returning to Rochester, he has become active in a number of charitable and community based organizations.
Jordan is an avid golfer and skier. He trains regularly at Flower City Crossfit and runs in several 10k races annually. Jordan lives in Pittsford with his wife, two sons, and daughter.