Steven P. Larson is an associate at McCarthy Lebit and a Certified Public Accountant. His practice focuses on general corporate law and includes a wide variety of transactional work, including commercial real estate (buying, selling and leasing), banking and finance (C&I, ABL, RE), and mergers and acquisition deals for companies of all sizes. Steven represents buyers and sellers, borrowers and lenders, and landlords and tenants. Additionally, his practice includes all aspects of estate planning and succession planning.
Having worked on both sides of a deal, Steven understands the sticking points of the other side. This allows him to help his clients by negotiating better deals more efficiently and effectively. Steven’s tax and accounting background provide him additional insight into the mechanics of a deal and helps avoid potential tax consequences for his clients.
Before attending law school, Steven engaged in tax compliance and planning as a CPA. He spent three years with a large international accounting firm focusing on large real estate developers and two years as the tax specialist of a publicly-traded specialty insurance company. His legal education and experience make him uniquely qualified to both plan and implement transactions from a tax perspective.
$2.4 million real estate loan representing commercial lender
Represented lender in $3,360,000 real estate loan for acquisition of warehouse/office building.
Represented lender in $2,550,000 real estate loan for acquisition of office building.
Represented lender in $2,100,000 real estate loan for purchase of multiple self-storage facilities.
Represented a machining products company in a majority recapitalization investment from a private equity firm for over $20 million including a rollover investment.
Represented buyer in purchase of $16 million distribution and warehouse facility.
Drafted multiple private settlement agreements to resolve trustee/beneficiary issues and clarify terms of trusts.
Drafted multiple complex estate plans for high net worth families to facilitate transfer of wealth to next generation and charitable organizations, utilizing advanced estate planning strategies such as GRATs, FLPs, ILITs, and IDGTs.
Created equipment loan template documents for Lender.
Represented multiple local borrowers in the refinance of expiring C&I loans.
Represented Borrower in amending and restating $15 mil credit agreement.
Represented Lender in refinance of $1.9 mil real estate loan in Northeast Ohio.
Represented Lender in refinance of $1.7mil real estate loan in Northeast Ohio.
Represented Seller in sale of dental practice and related real estate.
Represented Purchaser in purchase of 23 acres of residential real estate for $1.6 million.
Represented Seller in sale and leaseback of distribution facility for $3.75 million.
Represented Seller in sale of distribution facility for $2 million.
Represented Purchaser in purchase of land and grant of permanent easement from railroad to facilitate multimillion dollar distribution facility expansion.
Represented the shareholders of a company that manufactures and provides logistics for a complete line of gas management systems, compressed gas fittings, assemblies and manifolds for the alternative fuel, welding, cryogenic, medical and specialty gas markets throughout the world in a stock sale to a private equity firm for a purchase price of over $40 Million.
Counsel to Seller-Physicians in the $9 million sale of a midsize medical practice to a large local hospital system.