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Daniel W. Hardwick


Cozen O'Connor

Handled transactions ranging from $20 million to $400 million

Recognized by Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers

As Co-Chair, Real Estate with Cozen O’Connor’s Washington D.C. office, Daniel Hardwick is focused on real estate financing, acquisition, disposition and joint ventures. He has represented landlords and tenants in the negotiation and auditing of complex office, retail, and industrial leases, and has coordinated and closed transactions throughout the United States.

He has handled transactions ranging in size from $20 million to more than $400 million involving a variety of property types, including hotels, shopping centers, office buildings, apartment complexes, condominiums, mixed-use properties, restaurants, industrial buildings and vacant lots.

Hardwick represented Equus Capital Partners and Arden Real Estate Partners III, among others, in acquisitions, dispositions and recapitalization efforts.

He is affiliated with the DC Building Industry Association, Real Estate Group of DC and ULI. His community endeavors include co-founder of the Fathers of Daughters Club of Washington D.C. and development committee member with the Washington School for Girls.

Hardwick has been recognized by the Best Lawyers in America and Washington D.C. Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star.” Legal BisNow named him to its list of “Trending 40 Lawyers under 40.”

These are some of the reasons why we are honoring Daniel Hardwick with Connect CRE’s 2022 Washington DC Lawyers in Real Estate Award. The award celebrates real estate attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their practice and the larger community.


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