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Joshua D. Reeves

Partner
+1.843.579.5626
Fax +1.843.579.5601
Joshua Reeves concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial real estate, resort and hospitality, land development and financing transactions. He has extensive experience with the sale, acquisition and financing of hotels; property management agreements; franchise agreements; leases; and the development of residential, commercial and mixed-use properties. Joshua’s practice also encompasses the development and structuring of all forms of vacation ownership programs and clubs, including timeshare, fractional, travel membership clubs, and destination clubs. He regularly assists clients with registration, disclosure, and regulatory compliance with state and federal land sale, timeshare, marketing, and telemarketing laws.

Achievements

  • Recipient of 2012 “Generation Next - Rising Stars of Business” award from Savannah magazine and Business in Savannah

Professional/Civic Activities

  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Georgia Bar Association
  • Urban Land Institute, Carolina Trends Regional Initiative Council, Member
  • South Carolina Aquarium Ocean Alliance, Board of Directors
  • Charleston Jewish Community Center Without Walls, Board of Directors

Speaking Engagements

  • Lorman CLE, “Real Estate Development from Beginning to End”, June 2008 and June 2007
  • Lorman CLE, “Legal Aspects of Condominium and Homeowners Associations”, November 2007 and  November 2006
  • Represents national and regional developers in land acquisitions and development of single family, condominium and townhome projects, including preparation of restrictive covenants and governing documents.
  • Represents the developer at the 2,500-acre Christophe Harbour resort on the southeast peninsula on the Island of St. Kitts in the West Indies.
  • Represents the owner, developer and operator in the acquisition, development, leasing and financing of retail and office projects in Charleston, South Carolina.
  • Represents a building materials company in the acquisition of greenfield sites and existing mining operations in the Southeast.
  • Represents a healthcare REIT in the acquisition of medical office buildings and other healthcare assets throughout the United States.
  • Represented a private investment firm in its co-investment in a multi-billion dollar leveraged buyout of an international timeshare developer and operator.
  • Represented a hotel owner, developer and operator in the acquisition and financing of numerous hotels throughout the United States, including negotiating loan documents, joint venture agreements, franchise agreements and hotel management agreements related to transactions
  • Represented numerous national and regional developers in creation, development and registration of condominium, subdivision, timeshare, fractional, travel club and destination club projects.
  • Represented various national and regional developers in connection with the financing of receivables through numerous term securitization, warehouse lines of credit, receivables hypothecation and whole loan sale transactions.
  • Represented national resort developer in various fee based service arrangements and loan workouts transactions with regional/local resort developers and receivable lenders, including negotiation of sales and marketing agreements, multi-party escrow services agreements, management and rental agreements, and amendments to resort and loan documents.
  • Drafted restrictive covenants, declarations, articles, bylaws, construction agreements, easement agreements, sales documents and disclosure materials for various mixed use, condominium, subdivision, timeshare, fractional, travel club and destination club projects.
  • Prepared numerous registration filings and disclosure documents for compliance with state and federal laws regarding resort developments, land sales, timeshare projects, condominium, subdivision developments and telemarketing.