Lead attorney negotiating office and retail leases for one of the largest insurance companies in the United States
Counsel to a large multinational chemical company in structuring and negotiating $550 million in financing in the form of a $400 million term loan B syndicated to numerous investors
Representation of a small family-owned senior housing real estate company in the development of a senior independent living facility
Vicky Gunning, co-chair of the firm’s finance, banking and real estate department and deputy managing partner of Locke Lord’s Dallas office, is a commercial real estate and debt finance lawyer. She negotiates complex asset based and real estate secured loans, syndicated credits and debt restructurings.
Gunning creates a culture that gets deals done efficiently and collaboratively for owners and developers in creatively navigating debt financing and the acquisition, development, leasing and disposition of commercial real estate of all types.
These are some of the reasons we named Gunning to our Texas grouping of Lawyers in Real Estate. These are real estate attorneys who have distinguished themselves in both their practice and the larger community.
Lisa Brown has decades of experience in corporate communications and marketing management with organizations including Coldwell Banker Residential, Grubb & Ellis, Marcus & Millichap, NAIOP, SIOR and ALM.
In those positions, she worked in conjunction with chief executive officers and chief marketing officers to create corporate messaging, cohesive branding standards, strategic marketing plans and thought pieces. Brown is a frequent speaker at industry events and an editing adjunct professor for an online course. She has a master’s degree in mass communications from San Jose State University.