Gregg C. Davis - Thompson & Knight LLP

Gregg C. Davis

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012
Phone: 214-969-1639

Gregg Davis counsels clients in the areas of real estate, capital markets, finance, business transactions, and environmental transactions. His experience includes: acquisitions, sales, lending, leasing, and brokerage; capital markets (CMBS and CDO), distressed real estate receiverships, sales and management; and construction.

Gregg adeptly deals with a broad range of commercial real estate issues including conservation easements, wetlands, LEED certification, transfer fees, platting, zoning and entitlements, economic development, partnerships, tenants in common, sports, entertainment and arts facilities including contracts with governmental entities, disabled access, title insurance coverage, and other issues.

His expertise also includes investigation and remediation of hydrocarbons and hazardous substances including asbestos; and environmental liability identification, allocation and resolution.

Gregg is Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He leads Thompson & Knight's bi-weekly continuing legal education discussion of new appellate court opinions involving commercial real estate and real estate finance.

Southern Methodist UniversityBBA 1978Stanford UniversityJ.D. 1982
American Bar AssociationState Bar of Texas; Environmental and Natural Resources and the Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law Sections

Case History

Counseled and negotiated leases for retail and general commercial tenant clients with locations across Texas and the U.S. — Counseled and negotiated leases for retail and general commercial tenant clients with locations across Texas and the U.S.
Assembling land for multi-use, multi-phase development — Assembling land for multi-use, multi-phase development, including tax increment financing and other governmental economic incentives, establishing community-wide infrastructure and improvements, resolving flood plain and wetlands issues, and establishing restrictions and selling land to developers to continue standards across numerous projects and uses
Financing — ncing many types of real estate, such as mixed use, office, hotel, retail, industrial and raw land, in transactions including origination, modification, workout, foreclosure and disposition
Counseled and negotiated regarding the acquisition of retail, office and apartment sites, major and small tenant leasing, and project sales for developer operating primarily in Texas and adjoining states — Counseled and negotiated regarding the acquisition of retail, office and apartment sites, major and small tenant leasing, and project sales for developer operating primarily in Texas and adjoining states
Designed and implemented environmental due diligence programs for acquisition of and equity and debt investments in commercial, industrial, oil and gas, and mining properties — Designed and implemented environmental due diligence programs for acquisition of and equity and debt investments in commercial, industrial, oil and gas, and mining properties
Leasing office, industrial and other real estate of virtually all types — Leasing office, industrial and other real estate of virtually all types
Refinancing matured debt secured by office park, including contribution of tenant in common interests to new borrower entity — Refinancing matured debt secured by office park, including contribution of tenant in common interests to new borrower entity

Office Location

One Arts Plaza, Suite 1500
1722 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201
United States


Practice Areas

Real Estate Law

Other Information

Gender: Male