Jill D. Laney - Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP

Jill D. Laney

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Jill Laney’s practice emphasizes a wide variety of corporate and real estate matters, including financing, acquisition, commercial leasing, commercial landlord-tenant disputes and corporate governance matters.

Representative Transactions:

Commercial Real Estate Owners and Managers- Represent owners/property management companies in regard to leasing and management of over 16 million square feet of retail, industrial and office space
Industrial – Represented buyer in purchase of $16 million industrial property
Multifamily-  Represented buyer in purchase of $92 million multifamily property
Lender Real Estate Portfolio- Represented buyer in purchase of lender’s $27.5 million real estate portfolio
Multifamily- represented owners in $18 million refinance of a multifamily property
Grocery Store Chain – Represented seller in $54 million stock sale
National Restaurant Chain – Represented seller in $58 million stock sale
Information Technology Company – Represented founding shareholders in $38 million stock sale
Utility Equipment Distributor – Represented seller in $40 million stock sale
National Restaurant Chain – Represented seller in $25 million stock sale
Refinance of Hotel –Represented hotel owner in $6.5 million refinance
Hi-Tech Manufacturer – Represented manufacturer on $25 million vendor contract
Optical Goods Manufacturer – Represented seller in $2.3 million asset sale
Rubber Manufacturing Company – Represented buyer in $13 million stock sale
Hotel Sale- Represented seller in $4.6 million hotel sale
Shopping Center Sale- 
Represented buyer in purchase of $6.3 million strip mall
Gas and Oil Exploration Equipment Manufacturer – 
Represented seller in $6 million stock sale
Party Supply Business – Completed tax-deferred reorganization of 5 store party supply business
Land Partition – Completion of a land partition in conjunction with $16 million sale of real estate for use as car dealership
Laser Video Projection System Manufacturer – Represented manufacturer in $16 million stock buy-in
Cruise Line Call Center – Represented private lender in $7 million development loan
Berry Farm – Represented buyer in purchase of 1,000 acre berry farm
Quartzware Manufacturer – Represented U.S. affiliate in consolidation of U.S. and European affiliates
Warehouse Lease- Represented landlord in leasing of 250,000 square feet of warehouse space

Additional Information

Other Court Admissions — The United States District Court for the District of Oregon.
University of PortlandBS 1982Willamette University College of LawJ.D. 1993
Commercial Real Estate Women - PortlandInternational Council of Shopping CentersALFA International Hospitality and Retail Practice GroupMultnomah Bar Association

Office Location

Pioneer Tower, Suite 500
888 Southwest Fifth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
United States


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Practice Areas

Real Estate Law (Business)

Other Information

Gender: Female