Finance and Real Estate
Hofstra University School of Law
(J.D., magna cum laude, 2013)
(B.S., Business Administration, summa cum laude, 2007)
HONORS AND AWARDS
Best Lawyers in America® Ones to Watch - Health Care Law (2021)
Super Lawyers - New York Metro
Rising Star (2017 - 2020)
American Health Lawyers Association
Cynthia Thomas joined Garfunkel Wild, P.C., in 2017 as an Associate in the firm’s Finance and Real Estate Practice Group. Ms. Thomas’ clients include hospitals, nursing home owners and operators, and other health care entities as well as privately held companies in a variety of industries. A significant portion of Ms. Thomas’ practice includes the representation of banks and other institutional Lenders.
Ms. Thomas focuses her practice on representing clients on a variety of complex business and lending transactions including mortgage, asset-backed and unsecured loans, tax-exempt and taxable bond financings and refinancings, and asset or stock purchase and sale transactions including advising on the structure, diligence, negotiation of the terms, and closing of such transactions. In connection with her practice, Ms. Thomas also assists clients in negotiating and drafting a wide array of entity governance documents and commercial contracts.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Thomas was an Associate in the Corporate Department at Cullen and Dykman LLP and an Associate in the Corporate/Securities Department at Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP. She assisted large and small businesses with private placements and public offerings of equity and debt securities; contract drafting, review and negotiation; corporate formation, dissolution and governance; and general legal compliance.
Ms. Thomas is admitted to practice in the state of New York and New Jersey.