Real Estate & Development

From pre-construction planning and development compliance to financial transactions and professional liability defense, we've been helping our clients build and grow for 118 years.

Our attorneys offer sound guidance to private business owners, public entities and municipalities, architects and real estate professionals in all phases of development.


Wright Lindsey Jennings routinely handles a broad range of real estate transactions and related issues, including development, purchase, sale, financing, leasing and litigation. The firm approaches its commercial real estate engagements through extensive coordination between the real estate group and colleagues in other practice areas to address corporate, securities, tax, local government and zoning issues in connection with the development, acquisition, financing and operation of commercial properties.

In addition to traditional real estate matters, the firm regularly advises real estate clients on a variety of related complex transactions, including debt restructuring and workouts, REIT formation and structuring, other fund offerings, joint ventures, corporate real estate matters and mergers and acquisitions. Wright Lindsey Jennings’s real estate practice has been recognized as a market leader by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and its attorneys have been selected for designation by Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in America and Mid-South Super Lawyers.