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Walter McCabe III


Ropes & Gray

Has 30 years of experience as counsel and advisor

Widely published author, listed in Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers in America and Who's Who Legal

For more than 30 years, Walter McCabe III has served as counsel and advisor to a broad range of clients, including institutional investors in real estate, private equity investors, municipal and nonprofit institutions, real estate operators and Fortune 500 corporations. In his role as Partner with Ropes & Gray’s Boston office, McCabe handles real estate investment and real estate related matters across the United States and throughout the world. He is a past leader of the firm’s real estate investments and transactions practice.

His job includes handling acquisitions, sales, financings, leases, fund formations, co-investments, club deals, joint venture investments and other hybrid arrangements. McCabe offers high-level counsel to several investment funds and asset managers. He also represents a number of institutional clients and public entities in connection with development, design and construction-related projects.

A widely published author, McCabe has been honored as Boston Magazine’s Top Lawyers, and is listed in Super Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in America, Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Who’s Who Legal. Chambers USA recognized McCabe as one of America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

These are some of the reasons why we are honoring Walter McCabe III with Connect CRE’s 2022 Boston & New England Lawyers in Real Estate Award. The award celebrates real estate attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their practice and the larger community.


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