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.

Alfred M. Meyerson

Partner, Houston

Abby C. Aldrich

Associate, Dallas

Meredith Brewster

Associate, Dallas

Elizabeth Cone

Associate, Houston

Brett M. Epstein

Associate, Fort Worth

Scott Gosnell

Associate, Houston

Carey L. Hain

Associate, Houston

Andee L. Hartig

Associate, Austin

Nash M. Horne

Associate, Austin

Allyn E. Hurley

Associate, Austin

Briggs A. Knight

Associate, Houston

Earl A. Latchley

Associate, Houston

Charles Mao

Associate, Houston

James Miers

Associate, Dallas

Anthony Ortega

Associate, San Antonio

Shannon Field Quine

Associate, Dallas

Gaby Rawlings

Associate, Dallas

Robert J. Reeb, III

Associate, Fort Worth

Ryan M. Rieger

Associate, Austin

Kate L. Young

Associate, Austin

David J.B. Zolno

Associate, Austin

Thad H. Armstrong

Partner, Houston

Jim Alsup

Partner, Austin

Peter R. Broderick

Partner, San Antonio

William B. Dillard

Senior Counsel, Austin

Myron D. Dornic

Senior Counsel, Dallas

Aron R. Burnett

Partner, Austin

S. Priya Coffey

Partner, Houston

Kati Orso

Senior Counsel, Austin

Katherine Loayza

Land Use Consultant, Austin

Abigail E. Hogan

Staff Attorney, Houston

Randal S. Farber

Partner, Houston

Sara Abbott McEown

Partner, Houston

Susan Mead

Partner, Dallas

Richard B. Moore

Partner, San Antonio

Robert W. Harlow

Partner, Houston

Brian S. Harris

Partner, Houston

James M. Nias

Partner, Austin

Joel W. Heydenburk

Partner, Fort Worth

George E. Hinchey

Partner, San Antonio

Cassie Ross

Partner, Austin

William T. Johnson

Partner, Houston

Lewis S. Kasner

Partner, Houston

L. Suzan Kedron

Partner, Dallas

Kevin L. Kelley

Partner, Dallas

David S. Stolle

Partner, Dallas

Michael K. Kuhn

Partner, Houston

Scott Tuthill

Partner, Dallas

April Vasquez Leibman

Partner, Houston

Ginger M. Webber

Partner, Fort Worth

Pamela Madere

Partner, Austin

Wayne F. Malecha

Partner, Dallas

Kurt D. Nondorf

Partner, Houston

Vytas A. Petrulis

Partner, Houston

Andrew L. Baumgardner

Partner, San Antonio

Patrick T. Sharkey

Partner, Houston

Lenora DuBose

Partner, Austin

Callie Horne

Associate, Austin

Kate S. Wells

Of Counsel, Fort Worth

David M. Robins

Partner, Houston

Michael R. Shaw

Partner, Houston

Barron P. Bogatto

Partner, Houston

Christopher B. Bradford

Senior Counsel, Austin

Erik M. Allison

Associate, Dallas

Lamar H. Dowling

Associate, Dallas

Bart J. Cicuto

Associate, Austin

Drew Darby

Of Counsel, Austin

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 left 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.

— Client Results

Jackson Walker Represents Buyer in Largest U.S. Ranch Sale of 2017

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Amanda Shaw Elected as a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation

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Jackson Walker Represents ACC in Securing Under-Construction Development Projects in Connection with $1.4 Billion Portfolio Transaction

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Six Jackson Walker Attorneys Named '2017 Lawyers of the Year'

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Suzan Kedron Featured in Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review: Making Connections That Last

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Jackson Walker Wins Trial Victory for AT&T in Cell Tower Dispute

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Adding Value, Managing Risk

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Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 2016 Best Lawyers in Dallas

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Follow Jackson Walker on Twitter

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Steven Dimitt Discusses RLUIPA in Permit Denial for Norfolk Church

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Alfie Meyerson Featured in Law360's Rainmaker Q&A Series

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Mike Knapek and Steve Dimitt Discuss RLUIPA on The PastorCast

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Jackson Walker Attorneys Negotiate Zoning Changes Based on RLUIPA

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Real Estate Council of Austin Honors Tim Taylor with Community Service Award

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Eleven Jackson Walker Attorneys Named to Fort Worth ‘Top Attorneys’ List

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Jackson Walker’s Andrew Baumgardner Selected to Leadership San Antonio

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Susan Mead Selected to Participate as a Panelist for 'D Magazine'

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Susan A. Halsey Memorial Scholarship Fund

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William Jenkins Named Managing Partner of Jackson Walker's Fort Worth Office

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Suzan Kedron Elected to Dallas Theater Center Board

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Drew Darby, Wes Strickland, Scott Weatherford Speak at TWCA/TRWA Water Law Seminar

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Jeffrey Kitner Appointed to Reinvestment Zone Twenty Board

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James Prappas Speaks on Immigration and Rob Harlow Speaks on Legal Issues Involved in Real Property Purchases by Foreign Buyers

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More "Rising Stars" in San Antonio Than Any Other Firm

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Six Jackson Walker Attorneys Named 'S.A. Scene Rising Stars' 2015

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

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Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 32 'Super Lawyers - Rising Stars'

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Joel Heydenburk Elected to the Board of The Real Estate Council of Greater Fort Worth

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

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Jackson Walker Plays Key Role in 'Best Real Estate Deals of the Year'

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S.A. Scene's 2015 "Best S.A. Lawyers"

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Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 2015 "Houston Top Lawyers"

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Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 2015 Best Lawyers in Dallas

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Jackson Walker Featured in 'Law360' as a Texas Powerhouse Firm

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Randy Farber Re-Elected to the Board of the National Association of Blind Lawyers

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Jackson Walker Represents Prophet Equity in its Acquisition of Brown Brothers Asphalt and Concrete

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Jackson Walker Congratulates Its Best Lawyers in America 2016

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Four Jackson Walker Attorneys Named 2016 Lawyers of the Year

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Jackson Walker Lawyers Participate in the 2015 West Texas Legislative Summit

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Negotiating obstacles to help clients succeed

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Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 51 'Texas Super Lawyers'

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Jackson Walker Represents Virtus in Financing and Development of Illinois Assisted Living and Memory Care Facilities

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William Hornberger, Wayne Malecha, and David Moran Included in 'Dallas 500' List

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Suzan Kedron Included in Dallas Assembly Class of 2015

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Bryan Birkeland Named President of Globalaw

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Suzan Kedron Named a Southwest Woman of Influence by 'Real Estate Forum'

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Pat Sharkey Speaks at Alternative Dispute Resolution Webinar

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Elaine Howard Speaks at 25th Annual Advanced Real Estate Drafting Course

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Pete Hosey Speaks on Water Rights

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Pat Sharkey Speaks on Commercial Real Estate Leasing

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Vytas Petrulis Elected To American College of Real Estate Lawyers

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Susan Halsey Featured in 'Attorney at Law' Cover Story

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Jackson Walker Congratulates Its 2014 Chambers-Ranked Partners and Practice Groups

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Jackson Walker Recognized in 'Houston Business Journal' Landmark Awards

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Jackson Walker Clients Honored in 'Dallas Business Journal's' Best Real Estate Deals

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Susan Halsey Speaks on Corporate Leadership

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Suzan Kedron Receives LEED Green Associate Certification

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Tim Taylor Featured in 'Austin Business Journal' Article on Corporate Battle of the Bands

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Randy Farber Speaks at Annual Meeting of the National Association of Blind Lawyers

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Drew Darby and Mike Nasi Speak at West Texas Legislative Summit

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Jackson Walker Further Strengthens Real Estate Practice with Addition of Brad Lowry

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Sara Abbott McEown Selected to Participate in Leadership Dallas

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Seven Jackson Walker Attorneys Named 2015 Lawyers of the Year

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Jackson Walker Congratulates Its Best Lawyers in America 2015

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Randy Farber Speaks at State Bar of Texas Bar Leaders Conference

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Jackson Walker Wins Charity Dodgeball Tournament

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Jackson Walker Represents Receiver in Case Involving Historic W.T. Waggoner Ranch

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Jackson Walker Represents Virtus in $80 Million Acquisition of Vermont Senior Living Portfolio

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Jackson Walker Represents Scott Felder Homes in Acquisition by BR Homebuilding Group, L.P.

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Jeff Kitner Participates in Dallas Breakfast Group Community Leaders Program

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Robby Reeb Quoted in 'Texas Lawyer' on Transition From Student to Associate

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Bruce Ruzinsky, Pat Sharkey and Matthew Cavenaugh Speak at NALS Education Conference and Forum

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

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'Fort Worth Magazine' Names Ten Jackson Walker Attorneys to its "2017 Top Attorneys" List

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Brian Dethrow Analyzes Tax Benefits of Qualified Opportunity Zones

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Pam Madere Joins Judging Committee for 2018 Commercial Real Estate Awards

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San Antonio Scene’ Recognizes All San Antonio Attorneys in “Best Lawyers” List

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‘D Magazine’ Lists 33 Jackson Walker Attorneys Among Best Lawyers in Dallas

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‘360 West’ Features Twelve Jackson Walker Attorneys in ‘Top Attorneys 2018’ List

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‘Fort Worth Business Press’ Honors William Jenkins at Inaugural C-Suite Awards Ceremony

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Lewis Kasner to Serve as President of Texas Exes Houston Chapter

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Alfie Meyerson Appointed to Holocaust Museum Houston Board of Trustees

— Mentions

‘Austin Business Journal’ Quotes Pam Madere on CodeNEXT Concerns

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Dallas Court of Appeals Holds Municipalities Cannot Enforce Building Codes in Their ETJs

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Chambers USA Recognizes Jackson Walker Attorneys and Practices

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'Houston Business Journal' Awards Jackson Walker Client NRG for History-Making Sublease

— Client Results

Jackson Walker Coordinates Deal to Transform Dell Diamond Into Major Filming Location for ‘Fear the Walking Dead’

— Client Results

Rice University Lays Foundation for Houston Innovation Hub

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Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 98 Jackson Walker Attorneys

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Jackson Walker Expands in Dallas with Addition of Four Real Estate Partners

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Jackson Walker Acquires Two Laterals in Real Estate, Wealth Planning

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The Texas Lyceum Instates Joel Heydenburk as Director

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Alfie Meyerson Profiled by Bisnow Houston

— Mentions

What Was the Most Important Real Estate Law Development of 2016?

— Attorney News

Jackson Walker Announces Ten New Partners

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Pat Sharkey to Speak at CLE Program for Houston Bar Association

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36 Jackson Walker Attorneys Named to “Texas Super Lawyers – Rising Stars” List

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Sara Abbott McEown Speaks at Construction Law Conference

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Jackson Walker Moves San Angelo Office

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The Lawyer Profiles Jackson Walker in Global 200 Real Estate Report

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Chambers USA Recognizes Jackson Walker Attorneys and Practices

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D Magazine Recognizes Eleven Jackson Walker Attorneys

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36 Jackson Walker Attorneys Recognized in S.A. Scene’s 2017 Best Lawyers List

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Jackson Walker Expands Corporate, Real Estate, M&A Practices in San Antonio

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American Lawyer Names Jackson Walker a ‘Top Firm’ for Diversity

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Protecting Attorney-Client Privilege with Former Employees

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Austin Office Receives ‘A’ Grade in Law Firm Diversity Report Card

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Jackson Walker Represents NRG in Downtown Houston Sublease Transaction

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Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 94 Jackson Walker Attorneys

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Ten Jackson Walker Attorneys Named ‘2018 Lawyers of the

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BTI Lists Jackson Walker in Report on Firms with the Best Collaboration

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Jackson Walker Named Among Firms with the Best Associates by BTI

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Jackson Walker Continues to Expand in Austin, Dallas, and Houston with Four Partner Hires

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A Tribute to David Jones

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53 Jackson Walker Attorneys Named to 2017 ‘Texas Super Lawyers’ List

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Four Jackson Walker Attorneys Named Texas Diversity Council Award Winners

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Jackson Walker Represents Humanetics in Purchase of Mary Kay’s 420,000 Sq. Ft. Plant

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56 Jackson Walker Attorneys Named to 2018 'Texas Super Lawyers' List by Thomson Reuters

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A Short Course on Online Notarization

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‘San Antonio Business Journal’ Presents Pete Broderick With Outstanding Lawyers Award

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Treasury Releases Qualified Opportunity Fund (QOF) Guidance

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Houstonia Magazine Recognizes 10 Jackson Walker Attorneys as “Top Lawyers” in Best of Houstonia

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Christian Triantaphyllis Joins Jackson Walker’s Real Estate Practice in Houston