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Winston & Strawn

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Winston & Strawn, Billie Ellis, Dallas, USA

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Billie Ellis

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Winston & Strawn

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United States

Real estate

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Winston & Strawn LLPalways provides an extremely high level of service, no matter the subject matter or the project’ and ‘the skilled attorneys work seamlessly across different offices throughout the US, providing excellent advice and taking the client’s circumstances into account’. The Texas-based team advises national developers, lenders, private equity groups and REITs on high-value transactions across the country and overseas. The firm recently saw a number of partner arrivals from Locke Lord LLP; these include private equity expert Billie Ellis in Dallas and transactional lawyer Jeffrey Smith and energy sector expert Douglas Yeager in Houston. In a recent highlight, the team acted for Stonelake Capital Partners in the $200m acquisition, leasing and financing of several industrial warehouse facilities across Texas, with the client looking to build a portfolio of approximately 35 buildings. The firm also advised Strategic Office Partners on its assembly of a portfolio of single-tenant office buildings throughout the US, and represented Long Cove in the development of a high-end lakefront residential community and marina on Cedar Creek Lake, which will include a number of cottages, porch homes and custom homes spanning more than 1,000 acres.

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