Cristina Reeves Bouton


Direct: 404.873.8136
Fax: 404.873.8137
171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30363


Cristina is a partner in the Real Estate practice and a member of the Retail industry team.

Cristina’s practice focuses on commercial real estate development and retail leasing. She is active in the acquisition, development, redevelopment, leasing, financing, restructuring, and selling of shopping centers, malls, mixed-use projects, and other retail developments. Her clients include nationally recognized developers, investors, owners, landlords, and tenants at all stages of these transactions.

Clients appreciate Cristina’s responsiveness and deep understanding of the complexities related to development, from navigating ground leases to declarations and restrictive covenants. She also provides counsel to landlords and tenants in retail leasing negotiations and assists with ongoing landlord/tenant relationship and other operational matters. She enjoys guiding clients through the legal and business implications of these projects, allowing clients to grow and expand their national footprint.

Cristina often serves as legal counsel on transformative, award-winning, redevelopment projects including a recent recipient of ICSC’s North America Design and Development Award.


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Juris Doctor
  • University of Georgia, Bachelor of Business Administration - Finance,
    magna cum laude
  • State of Georgia 2006
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
    • State Bar of Georgia, Real Estate Section
    • Atlanta Bar Association
    • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
    • Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors


  • Best Lawyers in America®, Real Estate Law, 2023-24

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