Andy is a partner in the Real Estate practice and a member of the Hospitality, Office, Industrial & Warehouse, Retail, and Entertainment & Sports industry teams.
Andy has broad experience in commercial real estate transactions. This includes the development, acquisition, disposition, management, and financing of complex mixed-use developments, master-planned communities, transit-oriented developments, stadiums, hospitality, golf, and resort projects located throughout North America. He also represents landlords and tenants in leasing transactions of industrial, warehouse, office, and retail space. In addition to his transactional real estate practice, Andy represents developers of complex infrastructure projects and reviews land use and entitlement matters for proposed developments. He utilizes his experience to provide pragmatic and practical advice to his clients.
Andy has over 25 years of legal experience. Prior to joining AGG, he practiced in the Atlanta office of a major international law firm for eight years, where his work included the drafting and negotiation of project documentation for a Major League Baseball stadium and adjacent mixed-use development project. Prior to private practice, he worked in-house for 17 years with a golf and hospitality finance company, where he closed over $2 billion in loans and ultimately oversaw the management and disposition of more than 30 club, hotel, and marina projects.