Real Estate

At Jackson Walker, our real estate clients see us as more than just lawyers. We are their business counselors, transactional advisors, risk managers, and growth strategists, as well as their guides through the legal landscape between their aspirations and their accomplishments.

Our experience extends across all asset types, in both regional and national markets. We work with a variety of clients on both sides of the negotiating table and through business cycles, from growth to decline. Such exposure allows us to see all aspects of the transaction and the market to anticipate issues and determine the best course to meet our clients’ goals.

In today’s business climate, deals can be won or lost in a matter of days–even hours–making prompt response time critical. Streamlined processes contribute greatly to the cost-effective services we are able to provide our real estate clients. It is this combination of experience, promptness, and precise processes that makes Jackson Walker’s real estate attorneys a premier group.

We recognize that every transaction is unique, and we find creative responses to the issues our clients face. We manage complex and multi-disciplinary transactions involving numerous players and guide them to a timely and successful close. True to our partnering philosophy, what matters to us is the satisfaction of our clients…not the size of the deal.

Erik M. Allison
Erik M. Allison

Associate, Dallas
214.953.5824

Jim Alsup
Jim Alsup

Partner, Austin
512.236.2010

Jovanna N. Avila
Jovanna N. Avila

Associate, San Antonio
210.978.7772

Treeman Baker
Treeman Baker

Associate, Austin
512.236.2290

Andrew L. Baumgardner
Andrew L. Baumgardner

Partner, San Antonio
210.978.7748

Lindsey B. Berwick
Lindsey B. Berwick

Partner, San Antonio
210.978.7753

Kim Boller
Kim Boller

Associate, Dallas
214.953.5894

Christopher B. Bradford
Christopher B. Bradford

Senior Counsel, Austin
512.236.2320

Meredith Brewster
Meredith Brewster

Associate, Dallas
214.953.6050

Peter R. Broderick
Peter R. Broderick

Partner, San Antonio
210.978.7705

Bart J. Cicuto
Bart J. Cicuto

Associate, Austin
512.236.2283

S. Priya Coffey
S. Priya Coffey

Partner, Houston
713.752.4337

Elizabeth Cone
Elizabeth Cone

Associate, Houston
713.752.4343

Jarrod Cone
Jarrod Cone

Senior Counsel, Fort Worth
817.334.7209

Drew Darby
Drew Darby

Of Counsel, Austin
512.236.2092

Myron D. Dornic
Myron D. Dornic

Senior Counsel, Dallas
214.953.5946

Lamar H. Dowling
Lamar H. Dowling

Associate, Dallas
214.953.5942

Lenora DuBose
Lenora DuBose

Partner, Austin
512.236.2079

Tiana DeLeo Dunn
Tiana DeLeo Dunn

Senior Counsel, Houston
713.752.4283

Brett M. Epstein
Brett M. Epstein

Associate, Fort Worth
817.334.7239

Carey L. Hain
Carey L. Hain

Partner, Houston
713.752.4218

Brian S. Harris
Brian S. Harris

Partner, Houston
713.752.4285

Jonny Heins
Jonny Heins

Senior Counsel, Houston
713.752.4448

Joel W. Heydenburk
Joel W. Heydenburk

Partner, Fort Worth
817.334.7205

Gara R. Hill
Gara R. Hill

Of Counsel, Fort Worth
817.334.7252

Abigail E. Hogan
Abigail E. Hogan

Staff Attorney, Houston
713.752.4318

Callie Horne
Callie Horne

Associate, Austin
512.236.2240

Spence M. Howden
Spence M. Howden

Associate, Austin
512.236.2078

Allyn E. Hurley
Allyn E. Hurley

Associate, Austin
512.236.2257

Andrew Ingrum
Andrew Ingrum

Partner, Dallas
214.953.6085

Bailey Jones
Bailey Jones

Associate, Fort Worth
817.334.7288

Lewis S. Kasner
Lewis S. Kasner

Partner, Houston
713.752.4322

Mahira Khan
Mahira Khan

Associate, Houston
713.752.4250

JD Kirby
JD Kirby

Associate, Fort Worth
817.334.7228

Michael K. Kuhn
Michael K. Kuhn

Partner, Houston
713.752.4309

Taylor A. Lamb
Taylor A. Lamb

Senior Counsel, Houston
713.752.4396

Allie LeVan
Allie LeVan

Associate, Dallas
214.953.5960

Katherine Loayza
Katherine Loayza

Land Use Consultant, Austin
512.236.2259

Pamela Madere
Pamela Madere

Partner, Austin
512.236.2048

Travis W. McNellie
Travis W. McNellie

Partner, Fort Worth
817.334.7264

Jackson Walker Star
Susan Mead

Partner, Dallas
214.953.5926

James Miers
James Miers

Associate, Dallas
214.953.5957

James M. Nias
James M. Nias

Partner, Austin
512.236.2350

Kurt D. Nondorf
Kurt D. Nondorf

Partner, Houston
713.752.4402

Kati Orso
Kati Orso

Partner, Austin
512.236.2236

David W. Parker
David W. Parker

Partner, Houston
713.752.4410

Beth Jenkins Pflomm
Beth Jenkins Pflomm

Senior Counsel, Dallas
214.953.6065

Sierra R. Quinonez
Sierra R. Quinonez

Partner, Fort Worth
817.334.7216

Gaby Rawlings
Gaby Rawlings

Associate, Dallas
214.953.5924

Brett A. Reamer
Brett A. Reamer

Associate, Austin
512.236.2360

Joseph P. Regan
Joseph P. Regan

Partner, Fort Worth
817.334.7271

David M. Robins
David M. Robins

Partner, Houston
713.752.4304

Cassie Ross
Cassie Ross

Partner, Austin
512.236.2260

Leah Smith Sanchez
Leah Smith Sanchez

Associate, San Antonio
210.978.7724

Sang Shin
Sang Shin

Senior Counsel, Houston
713.752.4408

John Stevenson III
John Stevenson III

Senior Counsel, Austin
512.236.2088

Yenmi Tang
Yenmi Tang

Staff Attorney, Houston
713.752.4333

Sara C. Thornton
Sara C. Thornton

Associate, Fort Worth
817.334.7272

Amanda L. Van Deusen
Amanda L. Van Deusen

Professional Landman & Title Analyst, Houston
713.752.4315

Michael J. Vecchio
Michael J. Vecchio

Associate, Fort Worth
817.334.7275

Ginger M. Webber
Ginger M. Webber

Partner, Fort Worth
817.334.7244

Kate S. Wells
Kate S. Wells

Of Counsel, Fort Worth
817.334.7265

Courtney J. White
Courtney J. White

Senior Counsel, Dallas
214.953.5759

Abby Wilkinson
Abby Wilkinson

Associate, Dallas
214.953.5782

Michael W. Wood
Michael W. Wood

Partner, Houston
713.752.4549

Catharine Yen
Catharine Yen

Senior Counsel, Houston
713.752.4429

Kate L. Young
Kate L. Young

Staff Attorney, Austin
512.236.2316

David J.B. Zolno
David J.B. Zolno

Associate, Austin
512.236.2054

Beyond the Basics

Our Real Estate attorneys excel at the fundamentals of the business — assisting clients with buying, selling, developing, and operating properties. But we’re not satisfied with covering the usual bases. Our attorneys represent clients and handle matters in all the areas listed on the navigation links on the right side of this page.

Our real estate practice extends from coast to coast. We’ve represented clients and conducted real estate, land use, and financial transactions in 46 states, plus Mexico, Canada, Jamaica, the Bahamas, and more.

Fashion retail with Jackson Walker logo

January 13, 2022
Insights

Avoiding Fashion Faux Pas: Factors to Consider When Drafting Agreements for Fashion Companies

By Serene Ateek & Shannon Zmud Teicher

In order to properly run a successful business and create a solid brand, fashion companies need to enter into many agreements that span the areas of corporate, real estate, and intellectual property. This article discusses factors to consider when drafting favorable provisions within three commonly used agreements.

December 17, 2021
Insights

Texas Real Estate Outlook: Boom Unlikely to Bust in 2022 | Texas Lawyer

Real estate in Texas’ major cities was booming in 2021. Jackson Walker has commercial real estate lawyers in all those cities, and they provide a snapshot for a few of these urban markets of what business has been and what to expect in 2022.

Tiana Dunn and Michael Kuhn with Jackson Walker logo

December 14, 2021
Attorney News

Tiana DeLeo Dunn and Michael Kuhn Discuss Retail Leases and Internet Sales at ICSC+U.S. Law Conference

Tiana Dunn and Michael Kuhn were featured during the 2021 ICSC+U.S. Law conference roundtable sessions. Presented by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the conference was held on November 3-5, 2021, at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis in California.

Jonny Heins with Jackson Walker logo

December 7, 2021
Attorney News

Jackson Walker Welcomes Jonny Heins to Real Estate Practice

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the addition of Jonny Heins as a senior counsel in the Houston office. Jonny focuses on commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and divestitures, leasing, and financing transactions. He has particular experience in office leasing, the acquisition and sale of developed and undeveloped land, and park development projects.

Jarrod Cone with Jackson Walker logo

November 15, 2021
Attorney News

Jarrod Cone Joins Jackson Walker’s Real Estate Group in Fort Worth

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the addition of Jarrod Cone as a senior counsel in the Fort Worth office. Joining our Chambers-ranked Real Estate group, Jarrod will assist clients with acquisition, disposition, financing, and leasing of commercial property, including office, retail, medical, and industrial projects nationwide.

San Antonio with Jackson Walker logo

November 12, 2021
Attorney News

‘San Antonio Magazine’ Lists Four Jackson Walker Attorneys Among “Top Attorneys” in 2021

Jackson Walker proudly congratulates its four San Antonio attorneys who were included in San Antonio Magazine’s “Top Attorneys” list for 2021.

November 4, 2021
Spotlight

Jackson Walker Earns 25 National and 114 Regional “Best Law Firms” Rankings in 2022 Edition

Jackson Walker proudly announces the Firm’s inclusion in the 2022 edition of the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list. Rankings are based on client feedback on several criteria, including its practice groups, responsiveness, understanding of each client’s business, cost-efficiency, civility, and whether they would refer another client to the Firm. The selection process also includes the collection of peer evaluations and a final review by leading attorneys in each field.

Andrew Ingrum and Michelle Parker with Jackson Walker logo

November 3, 2021
Attorney News

Jackson Walker Expands Real Estate Financing Practice With Addition of Andrew Ingrum and Michelle Vincent Parker

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the expansion of the Finance & Banking practice with the additions of Andrew A. Ingrum and Michelle Vincent Parker as partners in the Dallas office.

City of Austin, Texas with Jackson Walker logo

October 29, 2021
Attorney News

John Stevenson III Joins Jackson Walker’s Real Estate Practice in Austin

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the addition of John Stevenson III as a senior counsel in the Austin office. Joining our Chambers-ranked Real Estate group, John will focus on real estate transactions primarily related to multi-family and mixed-use projects, office buildings, and raw land.

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