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Jarrett Reed

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  • J.D., Southern Methodist University, 2007, cum laude
  • B.S., Texas A&M University, 2003
  • Texas
Thought Leadership


Jarrett Reed is a partner in the Real Estate, Land Use and Environmental Practice Group in the firm's Dallas office.

Areas of Practice

Jarrett has experience in a wide range of transactions, including the acquisition and disposition of land and improved property, the acquisition and development of property, loan transactions for borrowers and lenders, loan workouts and modifications, the purchase and management of defaulted loan portfolios, and foreclosures. Jarrett also represents landlords and tenants in negotiating office, industrial and retail leases nationwide. He has negotiated leases demising millions of square feet of office, industrial and retail space. Jarrett's clients include institutional investors and developers throughout various real estate product types including senior housing, multifamily, hospitality, retail, industrial, and office.

Jarrett's previous work experience includes, service as the special projects coordinator, legislative correspondent and systems administrator for the Honorable William "Mac" Thornberry, United States Representative for District 13.


  • Texas Rising Star, Thomson Reuters, 2012


  • Represented a publicly traded corporation in the acquisition and disposition of senior housing facilities across the United States
  • Represented one of the largest dialysis providers in the United States in the leasing its facilities
  • Represented health care REIT in the acquisition of skilled nursing facilities
  • Represented a Japanese investor in the development of a multifamily project in Dallas, Texas
  • Represented a client in the acquisition of self-storage facilities across the United States
  • Represented a developer in the construction and subsequent leasing of a 700,000 square foot shopping center in the DFW Metroplex
  • Represented an institutional investor in the acquisition and leasing of grocery anchored shopping centers throughout the United States
  • Represented financial institutions regarding nonperforming loans, including the foreclosure of over 200 properties securing loans in Texas
  • Represented a franchisee of a California-based fast casual dining restaurant in the acquisition, development and leasing of locations in Texas
  • Represented special servicer following foreclosure in the management and leasing of shopping centers

Thought Leadership


  • "Adaptive Reuse: The Recycling of Buildings," Dallas Bar Association Headnotes, June 2016

Speaking Engagements

  • ICSC Law Conference Workshop Leader, 2018
  • ICSC Law Conference Roundtable Leader, 2016


  • Dallas Bar Association: Real Property Section, Chair , 2019, Vice Chair, 2018, Secretary, 2017; Treasurer, 2016
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of America
  • The Real Estate Council
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • DAYL Leadership Class
  • DAYL Judicial Internship Committee, Co-Chair