James F. Stomber

General Counsel

James Stomber is General Counsel & Chief Operating Officer as well as a partner in the firm.  He has been with the company since its inception and is responsible for the oversight of all legal affairs. Mr. Stomber is involved in all of the firm’s projects from acquisition and construction through disposition, and has extensive experience in structuring complex joint ventures, acquisitions, construction, and financing.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Stomber was a partner at Jones Day, one of the world’s leading law firms, where he specialized in workouts and restructurings representing numerous non-U.S. financial institutions and U.S. based pension funds.  He also represented major hospitality companies on their acquisitions, development and receivership opportunities and served as principal outside counsel to a major real estate developer in the tri-state area on all development and corporate matters.  Mr. Stomber holds a JD from New England School of Law and a BA from Franklin & Marshall College.