Adam M. Fishkind


Adam M. Fishkind serves as the Office Managing Member of Dykema's Bloomfield Hills office, is the co-team leader of the Firm’s Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities Special Servicer Group, and is a member of the Real Estate Practice Group. Prior to joining the Firm, Adam was a real estate attorney with a privately held corporation in Chicago, Illinois.

Adam represents all parties involved in real estate based transactions including investors, lenders, developers, owners, and operators. Adam advises clients in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including  the acquisition, disposition, development, leasing, management, financing, and syndication of a wide variety of real estate projects such as office buildings, industrial properties, telecommunications facilities, single family and multi-family communities, regional shopping malls, strip shopping centers, parking facilities, hotels, golf courses, and planned developments.

Adam advises real estate based business entities with respect to all aspects of formation and operation, including structure of organization, acquisitions, mergers, reorganizations, dispositions, debt and equity financing, and real estate workouts.

Adam is also a member of the Firm's Financial Institutions Team and has significant experience representing national lending institutions and borrowers in the negotiation, structuring documentation and enforcement of commercial real estate acquisition loans, construction and land development loans and various other commercial lending transactions.

...a solid lawyer and very knowledgeable
—Client feedback, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
    • DePaul University, J.D., Dean's Scholar
    • Michigan State University, B.A., with honors
  • Bar Admissions

    • Illinois, 1994 (inactive)
    • Michigan, 1997
    • Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Real Estate Law, 2013-2024

    • Recognized in Michigan Super Lawyers® for Real Estate: Business, Banking, Creditor Debtor Rights: Business, 2008, 2010-Present
    • Named a Michigan Leading Lawyer in Real Estate by Chambers USA, 2019-2023

    • Recognized as a "Go To Lawyer" for Real Estate Law by Michigan Lawyers Weekly, 2022-2023

    • Named a Michigan Leading Lawyer in the areas of Real Estate: Finance and Real Estate: Commercial Law by the Leading Lawyers Network, 2014-2017

    • Named a Top Lawyer by dbusiness Magazine for Real Estate Law, 2012-2013, 2015-2017
    • International Council of Shopping Centers
    • Urban Land Institute
    • State Bar of Michigan, Real Property Section

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Press Releases8.17.23

194 Dykema Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2024 and Best Lawyers “Ones to Watch”

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 194 of its attorneys, in multiple practice…

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Press Releases8.11.23

46 Dykema Attorneys Named to 2023 Michigan Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 25 of its attorneys from the firm’s…

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Press Releases6.20.23

Adam Fishkind Recognized as a “Go To Lawyer” for Commercial Real Estate Law by Michigan Lawyers Weekly

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that Adam Fishkind was selected by…

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