Mr. Becker, based in New York, is a Partner of Rockwood and has
17 years of experience in the real estate industry. Mr.
Becker serves on various portfolio management and investment
committees, as well as Rockwood's Human Capital Committee and
Rockwood's Investor Committee.
Mr. Becker serves as Rockwood's chief legal officer and has
overall responsibility for the firm's legal affairs. Mr.
Becker manages the legal execution of fund formations, separate
account initiatives, joint ventures, acquisitions, dispositions and
financings. Mr. Becker also manages litigation, corporate
governance and certain compliance matters.
Prior to joining Rockwood, Mr. Becker worked at Battle Fowler LLP,
and subsequently at Paul Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, where
he represented real estate clients, including developers, private
equity funds and REITs, and corporate clients on a broad array of
matters including joint ventures, public and private mergers and
acquisitions, fund formations, securities offerings and securities
Mr. Becker received a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, from Duke
University and a Juris Doctor, with a concentration in Business Law
and Regulation, from Cornell Law School. Mr. Becker is
admitted to the practice of law in New York State and is a member
of numerous legal associations including the American Bar
Association, the New York State Bar Association and the New York
City Bar Association.