John T. Grieb

John is chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use Department. He practices in the area of commercial real estate, real estate finance, joint ventures and corporate transactions. After graduating from the University of Notre Dame, he was actively involved in real estate development in Palm Beach County, Florida. During his real estate career he became experienced in nearly all aspects of real estate development, including site acquisitions, construction, financing, leasing, management, marketing and disposition of commercial and industrial properties both as asset manager for a Florida developer and as president of his own company.

His practical business experience has given him valuable insight and perspective into clients’ objectives and needs. He primarily represents clients engaged in the development, acquisition, leasing, management and financing of office, multifamily and retail properties across the United States. In connection with his representation, he has been involved with numerous large multisite and multistate property acquisitions, sales, financings and joint ventures. He has also represented real estate brokerage companies and a real estate investment advisory company in connection with regulatory and other issues unique to these portions of the real estate industry. He has experience with the negotiation and formation of partnerships and limited liability companies formed as joint ventures engaged in the ownership, development and operation of real estate projects.

At Northern Illinois University College of Law, John was a member of the national moot court team and the executive moot court board from 1993 to 1994. He served as student editor and research assistant to Daniel M. Schneider for Taxation of Dividends and Corporate Distributions at publisher Warren, Gorham & Lamont. He also presented the valedictory address during his law school commencement ceremonies.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Real Estate Development, 2) Real Estate Finance, 3) Private Equity and Venture Capital and 4) Corporate
Law School University of Illinois, College of Law, J.D., 1994
Admitted Year 1997
Education University of Notre Dame, B.S., 1986
Bar Member / Association Georgia State Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association
Most recent firm McGuireWoods LLP
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