Antonio Santos, a founding partner of PMA, is primarily engaged in the areas of project development and finance, real estate and secured commercial transactions, in which he represents real estate developers and lenders in connection with the development, sale, acquisition and finance of a variety of real estate development projects and all facets of real estate transactions. Mr. Santos’ lending practice involves the representation of borrowers and financial institutions in a wide variety of financing transactions, including acquisition financings, workouts, working capital financings and equipment financings. He is also experienced in corporate matters, including corporate mergers and acquisitions, commercial contracts and the formation of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and joint ventures. In addition, Antonio has broad experience in public finance matters, including municipal finance transactions and financing for housing and industrial development projects. He also acts as counsel on an ongoing basis to the independent directors of a local investment company and has experience on matters related to venture capital fund formation and offerings by local open-end and closed-end investment companies. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Santos worked as a staff attorney at the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission in Washington, DC.