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

Henry Gilmore

Henry Gilmore

Senior Counsel, Austin
512.236.2342

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

Justin Meyer

Justin Meyer

Senior Counsel, San Antonio
210.978.7769

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

Stefanie Toppel

Stefanie Toppel

Senior Counsel, Fort Worth
817.334.7254

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

Kate L. Young

Kate L. Young

Senior Counsel, 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.

Caroline Capili with Jackson Walker logo

February 3, 2023
Mentions

New Notre Dame Law Program Helps Diverse Students Network with Big Law Employers | Law.com (Subscription Required)

Beginning in the 2022 fall semester, Notre Dame Law School debuted a new series of events called “Including YOU!” aimed at creating networking opportunities for law students from communities underrepresented in the legal profession.

February 1, 2023
Attorney News

‘Fort Worth Magazine’ Lists 16 Jackson Walker Attorneys Among the “Top Attorneys” of 2022

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the selection of 16 Fort Worth-based attorneys to Fort Worth Magazine’s “Top Attorneys” list for 2022.

Andrew Baumgardner with Jackson Walker logo

January 26, 2023
Attorney News

Andrew Baumgardner Receives Board Certification in Commercial Real Estate Law

Jackson Walker proudly congratulates Andrew L. Baumgardner on becoming Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization (TBLS).

Priya Coffey with Jackson Walker logo

January 19, 2023
Attorney News

Priya Coffey Selected to the Executive Women’s Partnership of the Greater Houston Partnership

Jackson Walker proudly congratulates Houston Managing Partner S. Priya Coffey on her selection to the Executive Women’s Partnership (EWP), a Business Resource Group of the Greater Houston Partnership.

Caroline Capili, Shayan Gaziani, Alex Leseney, and Shannon Wright

December 21, 2022
Podcasts

A Very Special “Favorite Things” Episode

JW Fast Takes Podcast | ~2 minutes

This special holiday episode features first-year associates Caroline Capili, Shayan Gaziani, Alex Leseney, and Shannon Wright as they share their favorite things about the practice of law – and Jackson Walker.

Kurt Nondorf with Jackson Walker logo

November 21, 2022
Attorney News

Kurt Nondorf Participates in Covenant House Executive “Sleep Out” to Support Homeless Youth

For more than a decade, Jackson Walker partner Kurt D. Nondorf has taken part in the annual Covenant House Executive Edition “Sleep Out.” Houston-area business leaders spend the night meeting with homeless youth, hearing the personal stories of Covenant House residents, and sleeping on the ground to support Covenant House Texas, which provides sanctuary and support for homeless and abandoned youth.

Skyline of the city of Houston

November 7, 2022
Attorney News

‘Houstonia’ Lists Jackson Walker Attorneys as “Top Lawyers” in Best of Houstonia

Jackson Walker is proud to announce the selection of Chevazz Brown, Matthew Cavenaugh, Carey Hain, Lindsey Moorhead, and Sang Shin to Houstonia Magazine’s “Top Lawyers” list of 2021-2022 in its Best of Houstonia.

November 3, 2022
Spotlight

Jackson Walker Earns 24 National and 121 Regional “Best Law Firms” Rankings in 2023 Edition

Jackson Walker proudly announces the Firm’s inclusion in the 2023 edition of the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list. This year, our firm improved in the national rankings, with the rise of Appellate Practice and Corporate Law to Tier 2.

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October 27, 2022
Attorney News

Jackson Walker Expands Real Estate Practice With the Addition of Henry Gilmore and Justin Meyer

Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the addition of Henry Gilmore in the Austin office and Justin Meyer in the San Antonio office as senior counsel in the Real Estate practice.

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