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  • Education
    • J.D., University of Kansas, 2009
    • M.B.A., With Distinction, University of Kansas, 2009, Finance
    • B.A., Dean's List, University of Kansas, 2004, Political Science

As an associate in the Real Estate Finance practice, Jon is dedicated to providing efficient legal solutions to clients while bringing clarity to complex financial matters. He regularly represents a variety of institutional lenders, investors, developers and borrowers in various financial real estate transactions and leverages his previous large firm experience to help clients achieve their business objectives.

Jon has experience representing clients from a number of different industries in multi-million dollar transactions. His broad experience allows him to critically approach deals of all sizes and complexity involving many different real estate matters.

  • Represented Fortune 100 healthcare company in the development of a $750M office campus expansion, involving land acquisitions, re-zoning and construction financing.
  • Represented lender in $82M credit facility for the renovation of St. Louis Union Station.
  • Represented borrower with respect to a $43M loan refinance for a shopping center in Chicago.
  • Represented developer in financing an $18M acquisition of a large Creve Coeur office building.
  • Represented private equity firm in financing a $2M asset acquisition of an elevator company.
  • Represented multiple lenders in connection with loans to tax credit developers and investors.
  • Represented a national hotel investor in the purchase of a downtown Kansas City hotel, as well as with the application of historic tax credits in its rehabilitation.