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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.

  • Successfully negotiated and closed dozens of floating rate bridge loans ranging in size from $10 million to $50 million secured by a broad range of property types, including office, multifamily, industrial, hospitality and retail.
  • Represented Fortune 100 health care company in the development of a $750 million office campus expansion, involving land acquisitions, rezoning and construction financing.
  • Represented lender in $82 million credit facility for the renovation of St. Louis Union Station.
  • Represented borrower with respect to a $43 million loan refinance for a shopping center in Chicago.
  • Represented developer in financing an $18 million acquisition of a large Creve Coeur office building.