Dallas – LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP announces the addition of Cynthia B. Nelson as a partner practicing in the Firm’s Financial Services, Real Estate and Hospitality practice areas.
Ms. Nelson has vast experience in real estate law and finance including the acquisition, disposition, leasing, financing and management of shopping centers, multi and single family housing developments, office buildings, industrial properties and unimproved land with a particular emphasis on lodging properties and the hospitality industry.
She has represented borrowers, purchasers, developers and lenders and brings significant experience in corporate restructurings involving entities ranging from $50,000 to $1 billion.
Her experience includes extensive trial preparation work and bankruptcy appellate work, including argument, legal research, drafting briefs and other pleadings.
Ms. Nelson received a B.B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin in 1988 and her J.D. in 1991 from St. Mary’s University School of Law, where she was associate editor of the St. Mary’s Law Journal.
She will practice in the firm’s Dallas office.
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP, an AmLaw 200 firm, was founded in 1909 and is one of the Southwest’s largest full-service law firms. With offices in Austin, Dallas, Houston and Mexico City, Gardere provides legal services to private and public companies and individuals in areas of litigation, corporate, tax, environmental, labor and employment, intellectual property and financial services.