Mr. Grooms is a founding member of Quattlebaum, Grooms & Tull PLLC. He represents banks, health care managers, real estate developers, real estate brokers, and other clients in a variety of transactional matters. Mr. Grooms has substantial experience in real estate and general commercial lending transactions and has been frequently involved in matters of eminent domain. He has negotiated hundreds of retail, office, and commercial space leases on behalf of major national retailers and numerous developers, landlords, and tenants throughout Arkansas and the Mid-South. As counsel to lenders and developers, Mr. Grooms has experience with Low Income Tax Credit, New Markets Tax Credit, and Historic Tax Credit Transactions.
Among completed transactions, Mr. Grooms lists numerous retail shopping center developments, mixed-use horizontal property regimes, apartment complexes (including units providing low income housing), office buildings, educational institutions, hotels, hospitals, related clinics and ancillary facilities, and charitable non-profit developments. Mr. Grooms serves as counsel to numerous banking and real estate industry groups and Verizon Arena, Arkansas's premier sports and entertainment facility in North Little Rock, Arkansas.
Mr. Grooms is a frequent lecturer to title, banking, real estate, real estate brokerage, and construction industry groups and industry regulators on a variety of topics, including bank and bank holding company regulatory issues, bankruptcy issues affecting real estate, title insurance law, and other issues of interest to real estate lenders, contractors, appraisers, title agents, developers, and brokers.