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John Stevenson is a Dallas native and an experienced transactional attorney that practices primarily in the areas of commercial real estate law, lending transactions, and business law.

As part of Carrington Coleman’s Real Estate Practice Group, Mr. Stevenson represents buyers, sellers, developers, institutional investors, and other clients in the acquisition and disposition of commercial real estate both locally and nationally, including regional shopping malls and retail properties, apartment complexes, mixed-use projects, warehouses, master planned communities, and raw land. Mr. Stevenson’s real estate practice also includes real estate financing and development, commercial lease transactions, land use and condemnation issues, and construction projects.

Additionally, Mr. Stevenson represents banks, borrowers and lenders in real estate and asset-based lending transactions, including loan workouts and defaults, and has extensive experience providing offsite general counsel services to various clients, including general business and corporate advising, contract drafting and negotiation, asset and stock purchase transactions, and the formation and structuring of entities, investment partnerships and real estate joint ventures.

Education

Texas Tech University School of Law
J.D., cum laude, 2013

Texas Tech University, Rawls College of Business
M.B.A., 2013

Texas A&M University
B.A., cum laude, 2010

Court Admissions

Texas, 2013

Supreme Court of Texas

Associations and Affiliations

State Bar of Texas

Texas Young Lawyers Association

Honors and Distinctions

Texas Tech University, Rawls College of Business Graduate Certificate in Leadership

Journal of Biosecurity, BioSafety, and Biodefense Law

Texas Tech College of Law Dean’s List

CALI Excellence Award for highest grade in Business Entitites

Distinction Award for academic achievement in Federal Income Taxation

Speeches and Publications

Author, Foreclosure in Texas and the Extinguishment of Mechanic’s and Materialmen’s Liens, Carrington Coleman Capital Newsletter, 2020 Issue One (February 2020).

Author, Federal Income Tax Allocation Clauses in Personal Injury Settlement Agreements, Carrington Coleman Capital Newsletter, 2019 Issue One (March 2019).