Jackson Walker partner Susan Halsey was recently named to the University of North Texas System’s newly formed Fort Worth Advisory Task Force.

Ms. Halsey, along with more than 20 other community leaders, will serve on an advisory board in an effort to provide a stronger Fort Worth perspective to the UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth. The task force will focus on both short and long-term goals during the current legislative sessions and for the next two years.

Ms. Halsey is a partner with over 25 years of experience in the Real Estate section of Jackson Walker in Fort Worth. Her practice consists of representing entities, individuals, and financial institutions in various real estate transactions and financial matters including the acquisition, development, and sale of commercial, industrial, and residential real estate; structuring and negotiating financial relationships on behalf of lenders and borrowers; drafting office building, industrial park, and shopping center leases on behalf of landlords and tenants; advising landlords with respect to property management issues; and drafting restrictive covenants and forming homeowners associations and condominium regimes for commercial and residential developments. Ms. Halsey received her B.S. in Business from Louisiana State University, and her J.D. from the Louisiana State University School of Law.