David E. Woods

Dave Woods has substantial experience in corporate and institutional real estate, including hospitality, construction, multifamily, office, and industrial financings. These financings include numerous construction loans in jurisdictions across the United States, including projects involving EB-5 financing, as well as hotel financings (including hotel construction financings) involving convention center and airport hotels on private and public land, resort hotels, and hotels in major urban areas, all of which have been franchised and non-franchised. Dave has worked extensively on the syndication, participation, and repurchase of commercial mortgage loans; complex capital structures, including multiproperty financings; mortgage loans with multiple levels of mezzanine financing; and A/B note structures. He also has experience with CMBS financings, loan sales and modifications, workouts and restructurings, deeds-in-lieu, and foreclosures.

In addition to his real estate finance experience, Dave is experienced in commercial leasing, acquisitions, and dispositions and sale-leasebacks. He has handled the sale, leasing, and financing of cellular towers and real property owned, leased, and financed by not-for-profit entities, including not-for-profit lenders and secondary education institutions.

David has contributed to several real estate finance-related articles and presentations.

Good to know

Job Types Partner
Areas of Practice 1) Banking & Finance and 2) Real Estate Finance
Law School University of Illinois College of Law (J.D.,2004)
Admitted Year 1996
Education University of Illinois (B.S.,2001)
Bar Member / Association Illinois State Bar Association
Most recent firm JONES DAY
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