Kurt Nondorf is more than a valued counselor to Lionstone – he is a true partner. Kurt not only takes the time to know us and our business, but he utilizes that knowledge, together with his experience and creativity, to craft solutions that enable us to achieve our goals.
John Enerson, General Counsel of Lionstone Investments

Biography

Kurt Nondorf brings a wealth of real estate experience to the problem solving needs of his clients.  Kurt’s emphasis is reliable and creative client service in the areas of capital transactions (transfers of improved properties) and major office lease transactions.

As a widely known and respected professional, Kurt’s national practice covers all areas of real estate, ranging from raw land to industrial, healthcare, multi-family, retail, and hospitality.

Practice Experience

Whether expertise is required for a large build-to-suit, sale/leaseback or corporate headquarters lease, Kurt has the experience to help guide clients through challenging transactions.  On the leasing side, he has represented both tenants and landlords in several leases of greater than 400,000 sq.ft.

Kurt’s practice is focused in:

  • Office market
  • Development
  • Purchase and sales
  • Ground leasing
  • Tenant leasing

Career Highlights

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Hired by several major law firms to represent the firm on headquarter leases, he is recognized as a lawyer to lawyers. Kurt recently concluded two major ground lease negotiations and knows the ins and outs of a modern ground lease.

  • Represented tenant in public/private project involving complex ground lease/condominium structure.
  • Multiple nine-figure office acquisitions and sales.
  • Multiple sale/leaseback transactions.
  • Represented an AmLaw 50 law firm in national headquarters lease.

Community

  • Houston Christian High School, Board of Trustees – Executive Committee
  • Covenant House, Board of Directors – Chair
  • Houston Real Estate Lawyers Council
  • American College of Real Estate Lawyers
  • Houston Bar Association, Board of Directors – Real Estate Section, Past Chair

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    Chambers USA Recognizes Jackson Walker Attorneys and Practices

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    Jackson Walker Congratulates its 54 Attorneys Added to ‘2016 Texas Super Lawyers’ List

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    Jackson Walker Congratulates Its Best Lawyers in America 2016

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    Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 2015 Chambers-Ranked Partners and Practice Groups

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    Priya Coffey, Kurt Nondorf, and Vytas Petrulis Featured in ‘Houston Business Journal’ Real Estate Law Guide

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    Kurt Nondorf Participates in Covenant House ‘Sleep Out’ to Support Homeless Youth

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    Jackson Walker’s New Dallas Office Ranks Among Top North Texas Office Leases

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    Jackson Walker Hosts Meeting Between Croatian President, Gov. Rick Perry

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    Jackson Walker Recognized in ‘Houston Business Journal’ Landmark Awards

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    Kurt Nondorf Quoted in ‘Law360’ on Tips for Real Estate Lawyers

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    John Jansonius and Kurt Nondorf Named 2014 Lawyers of the Year

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    Kurt Nondorf Selected for The International Who’s Who of Real Estate Lawyers 2013 Guide

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    Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 2013 Chambers-Ranked Partners and Practice Groups

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    Kurt Nondorf Selected as Leading Real Estate Lawyer by International Who’s Who Legal

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    Jackson Walker Congratulates its 2012 Chambers-Ranked Partners and Practice Groups

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