Nicole Stauffer is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins and a member of Real Estate Practice.

Ms. Stauffer serves a range of clients, including private equity funds, REITs, operating companies, and developers across a range of industries.

Ms. Stauffer’s practice includes:

  • Complex single-asset and portfolio acquisitions and dispositions for a range of asset types
  • Joint ventures, including programmatic joint ventures, preferred equity structures, and equity recapitalizations
  • Complex single-asset and portfolio debt financings, including mezzanine and construction financings
  • Acquisition of distressed debt
  • Development projects
  • Negotiation of management agreements, franchise agreements, and related matters

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • Illinois


  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law
  • MA, Urban and Regional Planning, University of Florida
  • BA in Geological Sciences & History, University of Florida