Abe J. Schear

171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30363
404.873.8752 phone

Representative Experience

  • Representation of landlord in negotiations with theater chains named Regal, Carmike and Cinemark.
  • Represented numerous regional and national landlords on their leasing projects including Westfield, Gregory Greenfield and Associates, Trademark, CBL and others.
  • Represented Carter's Retail on a one million square foot distribution facility.
  • Represented mixed use landlord on its high end food user lease.
  • Represented numerous landlords on theatre lease negotiations.
  • Assisted Sterling Restaurants, LLC, in closing two large acquisitions, an equity capital raise and a senior debt refinancing (led by BMO Harris Bank). As a result of the transactions, Sterling Restaurants, which is the largest franchisee in the Moe's Southwest Grill system, increased the number of restaurants it owns from 28-59. Mr. Schear led the real estate efforts on the transaction, including the negotiation of multiple lease consents.