Scott M. Kobak is a Partner in the Real Estate Department of Simpson Thacher & Bartlet LLP. His main area of concentration is commercial real estate acquisitions and developments, joint ventures and financings including active involvement with many major real estate private equity funds. He acts as a frequent transaction counsel to the real estate fund business of Carlyle, KKR, Blackstone and Crown Acquisitions. Scott received his J.D. from Boston University Law School. Arriving in Westport in 2002, Scott lives with his wife, Raquel, and their 3 children in the Compo Beach neighborhood. All raised in Westport and all attended Westport’s public schools. Scott and Raquel have been actively engaged in a variety of charitable and community activities, including ABC of Westport, Rach’s Hope, Pink Aid and Chabad of Westport. In his spare time, Scott enjoys golf and spending time at Compo Beach.