Lewis Goss II

Lewis is a partner in the Real Estate and Corporate practices.
Lewis Goss II, Partner, Washington DC at Arent Fox

Lewis represents financial institutions, private equity funds, and other institutional investors in a wide variety of commercial transactions, including real estate acquisition and construction financing; asset-based and cash flow corporate financing; mezzanine financing; and loan restructuring, distressed assets, and workouts. Additionally, Lewis has experience with both single-asset and large portfolio transactions with domestic and international borrowers and collateral.

Client Work

Lewis's recent work includes the following:

  • Represented a developer in a $74 million construction financing for a mixed-use project in Washington, DC.
  • Represented an agent bank in numerous hotel, office park, and mixed-use complex acquisitions and refinancings.
  • Represented the administrative agent in the acquisition of multiple portfolios of resort and timeshare revolving and term loans.
  • Represented the syndication and administrative agent in the amendment, restatement, and forbearance of a distressed credit facility.
  • Represented lender in a multi-draw term loan collateralized by a portfolio of distressed real estate loans.

Previous Work

Prior to moving back to Washington DC, Lewis worked in the Dallas office of a large, international law firm.

Publications, Presentations & Recognitions

Washington DC’s Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 (2016) – Legal Bisnow


In 2007, Lewis served as intern for the Hon. Maurice A. Ross of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia.

  • Industries
  • Bar & Court Admissions
    • District of Columbia Bar
    • Texas Bar
  • Education
    The George Washington University Law School
    University of Tennessee
    cum laude, Finance