1717 Main Street, Suite 5350
Dallas, Texas 75201
P 214-754-9303
F 214-754-9301

Mark focuses his practice on real estate-related transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions of commercial real property assets, office, retail, and industrial leasing, and general commercial real estate operational matters, such as property management and leasing agreements. Mark’s clients include developers, landlords, private equity funds, public companies, investment arms of real estate services companies, and a variety of other individuals and companies engaged in activities related to commercial real estate.

Prior to establishing the firm in 2009 with Jeff Williams, Mark served as General Counsel of Tregan Partners, LP (a closely-held investment firm), Associate General Counsel of Edge Group LLC (a real estate development company), and as an Associate with Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. in Dallas.

Mark holds a B.A. in Economics and Business Administration from Rhodes College and received his J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law, where he served as a Staff Writer for the Washington and Lee Law Review. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Dallas Bar Association.

Representative Matters

  • Extensive experience in acquisitions, dispositions, and leasing of office, retail, and industrial projects
  • Negotiation and preparation of joint venture agreements for real estate investments
  • Representation of borrowers and lenders with respect to loans secured by real property
  • Representation of purchaser in acquisition of site for a practice facility for a professional sports team
  • Representation of publicly-traded company in negotiation of a build-to-suit lease for its new headquarters facility
  • Representation of fund sponsor in connection with assemblage of significant portfolio of properties in the Design District of Dallas, Texas
  • Representation of client in acquisition, leasing, and disposition of single-tenant, net-lease portfolio
  • Acquisition, development, and disposition of approximately $1 billion portfolio of properties in Las Vegas, Nevada

Washington & Lee University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2003
Washington and Lee Law Review

Rhodes College, 2000
B.A., Economics and Business Administration

Professional Experience:
General Counsel, Tregan Partners, LP, 2007-2009
Associate General Counsel, Edge Group LLC, 2005-2007
Associate, Vinson & Elkins L.L.P., 2003-2005


Professional Memberships & Affiliations:
Dallas Bar Association
Texas State Bar Association