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

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

Caroline Capili

Caroline Capili

Associate, Houston
713.752.4492

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

Anabelle Copeland

Anabelle Copeland

Associate, Dallas
214.953.5650

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

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

Associate, 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

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

Sarah R. Novo

Sarah R. Novo

Land Use Consultant, Austin
512.236.2301

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

Kristen Peña

Kristen Peña

Associate, Austin
512.236.2201

Beth Jenkins Pflomm

Beth Jenkins Pflomm

Senior Counsel, Dallas
214.953.6065

Sierra R. Quinonez

Sierra R. Quinonez

Partner, Fort Worth
817.334.7216

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

Associate, 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

Research Attorney, 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.

September 21, 2022
Attorney News

Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 64 “Texas Super Lawyers” of 2022

Each year, less than 5% of attorneys in Texas are named to the list. Selection is based off of peer nominations that are then reviewed by a research team. Each nominee is evaluated on his or her professional accomplishments, peer recognition, and community involvement.

Alfie Meyerson, Kurt Nondorf, and Bruce Ruzinsky

September 21, 2022
Attorney News

Alfie Meyerson, Kurt Nondorf, and Bruce Ruzinsky Named to “Top 100: Houston Super Lawyers” List

Jackson Walker proudly announces Alfred M. Meyerson, Kurt D. Nondorf, and Bruce J. Ruzinsky’s selection to the “Top 100: Houston Super Lawyers” list for 2022.

San Antonio with Jackson Walker logo

September 6, 2022
Attorney News

‘Scene in S.A.’ Recognizes Jackson Walker Attorneys in 2022 “Best S.A. Lawyers” List

Jackson Walker congratulates the 42 practicing attorneys in the San Antonio office who were included in Scene in S.A.’s 2022 “Best S.A. Lawyers” list.

Carey Hain with Jackson Walker logo

September 6, 2022
Attorney News

Carey Hain Elected as Secretary and Treasurer of Houston Bar Association Real Estate Law Section

Jackson Walker congratulates Carey Hain on her election as the 2022-2023 Secretary and Treasurer of the Houston Bar Association (HBA) Real Estate Law Section.

Joel Heydenburk

August 31, 2022
Mentions

‘What Does This Community Need?’: A Bird’s-Eye View on Fort Worth Real Estate

In a recent interview with Dallas Business Journal, Jackson Walker partner Joel Heydenburk provided insight about the Fort Worth commercial real estate market as the city continues to grow.

August 18, 2022
Attorney News

‘The Best Lawyers in America’ Honors 214 Jackson Walker Attorneys in 2023 Edition, Including 11 “Lawyers of the Year” and 41 “Ones to Watch”

The Best Lawyers in America has recognized 214 Jackson Walker attorneys across 6 offices and 79 specialty practice areas in its 2023 edition, including 11 Lawyers of the Year and 41 Ones to Watch. Best Lawyers listings are based on an exhaustive peer review survey of thousands of attorneys who vote on the legal abilities of others in their practice areas.

Andrew Ingrum with Jackson Walker logo

July 27, 2022
Attorney News

American College of Mortgage Attorneys Elects Andrew Ingrum as 2022 Fellow

Andrew Ingrum has been elected as a fellow of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys (ACMA). Fellows share a commitment to giving back to their profession, improving and reforming laws and procedures affecting real estate secured transactions, and raising the level of professionalism of lawyers practicing in this area.

Joel Heydenburk

July 1, 2022
Attorney News

Joel Heydenburk Follows in Susan Halsey’s Footsteps to Lead Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth

Joel Heydenburk has assumed the position of board chairman of the Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth (REC of GFW), effective June 25, 2022.

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.

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