CHICAGO – Sept. 13, 2018 – Susanna M. Brown has joined the Chicago office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as of counsel in the Real Estate Practice. Prior to joining the firm, Brown was senior counsel with Strategic Leasing Law Group, LLP.
Brown focuses her practice on commercial leasing transactions, representing both landlords and tenants in the drafting and negotiation of retail, office and industrial leases and related documents for space in office buildings, regional shopping centers, lifestyle centers, and mixed-used and industrial projects across the country. She also has significant experience in the acquisition and disposition of commercial properties.
“The talent and the resources that Susanna brings to our Real Estate Practice will enhance our ability to provide the best possible service to our clients,” said Rita M. Alliss Powers, co-managing shareholder of the Chicago office. “Susanna is a great lawyer and we look forward to working with her.”
Brown earned her J.D. from The Ohio State University College of Law, and her B.A. from Kenyon College.
About Greenberg Traurig's Real Estate Practice: The Greenberg Traurig Real Estate Practice is a cornerstone of the firm and recognized leader in the industry. The firm’s real estate attorneys deliver diversified and comprehensive counsel for property acquisition and investment, development, management and leasing, financing, restructuring, and disposition of all asset classes of real estate. The team draws upon the knowledge and experience of more than 400 real estate lawyers from around the world, serving clients from key markets in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia. The group’s clientele includes a broad range of property developers, lenders, investment managers, private equity funds, REITs, and private owners. The firm’s real estate team advises clients on a variety of matters across a broad spectrum of commercial, recreational, and residential real estate, including structured equity and debt and the hybrids.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and is among the Top 20 on the 2017 Am Law Global 100. Web: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.