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

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

Senior Counsel, 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

Lenora DuBose

Lenora DuBose

Partner, Austin
512.236.2079

Sheena Elise Duke

Sheena Elise Duke

Senior Counsel, Austin
512.236.2309

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

Robin Boyles Hennegan

Robin Boyles Hennegan

Senior Counsel, Austin
512.236.2255

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

Spence M. Howden

Spence M. Howden

Associate, Austin
512.236.2078

Lauren Hunsaker

Lauren Hunsaker

Associate, Houston
713.752.4425

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

John David Kirby

John David 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

Maggie Lu

Maggie Lu

Associate, Houston
713.752.4417

Pamela Madere

Pamela Madere

Partner, Austin
512.236.2048

James M. McDonough

James M. McDonough

Partner, San Antonio
210.978.7754

Travis W. McNellie

Travis W. McNellie

Partner, Fort Worth
817.334.7264

Jackson Walker Star

Susan Mead

Contract Attorney, Dallas
214.953.5926

James Miers

James Miers

Partner, 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

Miguel A. Ortiz

Miguel A. Ortiz

Associate, Dallas
214.953.5858

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

Partner, 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.

Chambers USA 2022 guide attorneys

June 1, 2022
Spotlight

Chambers and Partners Recognizes Jackson Walker Attorneys and Practices in 2022 USA and Global Guides

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce that Chambers and Partners has selected 48 attorneys and 16 departments for inclusion in the 2022 edition of the Global and USA guides.

Bryan Birkeland and Manny Schoenhuber

May 31, 2022
Spotlight

Bryan Birkeland and Manny Schoenhuber Represent Jackson Walker at Globalaw European Regional Meeting

Jackson Walker has maintained a steady presence in Globalaw under the leadership of Bryan Birkeland. Recently, Bryan was joined by fellow Jackson Walker attorney Manny Schoenhuber at the Globalaw EMEA regional meeting held May 19-21, 2022, in Luxembourg.

Pam Madere with Jackson Walker logo

May 9, 2022
Attorney News

Pam McClain Madere Honored for Significant Contributions to Legal Profession

Jackson Walker congratulates Pamela Madere on being named the 2022 recipient of the Corporate and Transactional Attorney Award by the Travis County Women Lawyers’ Association (TCWLA). The awards ceremony was held on Friday, May 6, 2022.

Fort Worth

April 6, 2022
Spotlight

Jackson Walker Proudly Honors the Memory of Susan Halsey With Fort Worth Chamber Award

Jackson Walker congratulates John Avila, Chairman of the Board for Byrne Construction Services, on receiving the Susan Halsey Executive Leadership Award. Named after our late Fort Worth Managing Partner Susan Halsey, who had earned a reputation as one of the best real estate attorneys in the business and a beacon in the Fort Worth community, the award honors leadership excellence in business in the Fort Worth metropolitan area.

2022 Texas Rising Stars list

March 22, 2022
Attorney News

Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 2022 Texas Rising Stars

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the selection of 51 attorneys to Thomson Reuters’ 2022 “Super Lawyers – Rising Stars” list, which recognizes only 2.5% of Texas attorneys who either are 40 years of age or younger or have been in practice for 10 years or less.

Priya Coffey with Jackson Walker logo

March 8, 2022
Attorney News

Priya Coffey to Be Honored Among Top 100 Women in Business at National Women’s Conference

Houston Managing Partner Priya Coffey has been named among the Top 100 Women in Business in recognition of her contributions to the growth of our Firm, her mentorship of the next generation of women leaders in the legal profession, and her commitment to corporate citizenship. Priya will be recognized with the award during the National Women’s Conference held on March 29-31, 2022.

Sheena Duke with Jackson Walker logo

March 8, 2022
Attorney News

Jackson Walker Welcomes Sheena Elise Duke to Real Estate Practice

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the addition of Sheena Elise Duke as a senior counsel in the Austin office. Joining our Chambers-ranked Real Estate practice, Sheena offers experienced counsel related to drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts for commercial real estate transactions.

Sang Shin, Gracie Garcia, and Gaby Rawlings with Jackson Walker logo

March 1, 2022
Attorney News

Jackson Walker Selects Sang Shin, Gracie Garcia, and Gaby Rawlings to Participate in Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Programs

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the selection of Sang Shin, Gracie Garcia, and Gaby Rawlings to participate in two professional development programs offered by the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD).

Robin Boyles Hennegan with Jackson Walker logo

February 28, 2022
Attorney News

Jackson Walker Welcomes Robin Boyles Hennegan to Real Estate Practice

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the addition of Robin Boyles Hennegan as senior counsel in the Austin office. Robin primarily focuses on commercial real estate transactions, including the representation of landlords and tenants in office building and retail leases.

2022 New Partners

February 11, 2022
Attorney News

Jackson Walker Announces Largest Class of Newly Elected Partners to Date

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the election of 14 attorneys to the Firm’s partnership on Friday, February 11, 2022. In addition to electing 14 new partners, the Firm also congratulates Bart Cicuto, Noah Speck, and Austin Thomas on their promotion from associates to senior counsel.

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