Robert R. McDonald: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Robert R. McDonald

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Tallahassee,  FL  U.S.A.

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Financial Institutions
Contact InfoTelephone: 850.425.8508
Fax: 850.521.1360
University Vanderbilt University, B.A., Business Administration, 1979
Law SchoolFlorida State University College of Law, J.D., with honors, 1983
Admitted1983, Florida

Professional & Community Involvement

• Member, American Bar Association
• Member, Board of Trustees, Trinity United Methodist Church
• Member, The Florida Bar
• Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
• Business Law Section, Financial Institutions and Commercial Litigation Committees
• Steering Committee, which compiled Business Litigation in Florida, a publication of The Florida Bar
• Former President, Chiles High Boys Soccer Boosters
• Past Lay Leader, Trinity United Methodist Church
• Past President and Member of Board of Directors, Tallahassee Kiwanis Club

BornOrlando, Florida, 1957

Robert R. McDonald has wide ranging experience in transactional matters, and focuses his practice on real estate and financial institution matters, representing domestic and foreign lenders, borrowers, investors, developers, landlords and tenants. In addition to a thriving real estate practice, Robert practices in the areas of wills and trusts, probating estates, the purchase and sale of businesses, and contractual matters with state agencies. Robert holds an AV peer review rating, * Martindale-Hubbell's highest available rating of legal ability and ethics.

Areas of Concentration

• Construction, permanent, mezzanine, bridge and conduit loan financings
• Loan workouts and restructures
• Real estate loan enforcement
• Loan participations and loan and portfolio sales and acquisitions
• Letters of credit
• Sales and acquisitions of commercial real estate
• Leasing
• Wills and estates

Awards & Recognition

• Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law, 2009-2016
• Lawyer of the Year, Tallahassee Real Estate Law, 2013
• Team Member, a U.S. News - Best Lawyers, Law Firm of the Year in Real Estate Law, 2015
• Team Member, The Legal 500 United States, Top Tier Firm in Real Estate, 2013 and 2014
• Team Member, a Law360 Real Estate Practice Group of the Year, 2011, 2012 and 2013
• Team Member, Chambers USA Award for Excellence, Real Estate, 2010 and 2013
• Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

AV, BV, AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Associated News & Events

Press Releases

08.25.15 10 Greenberg Traurig Tallahassee Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2016
08.19.15 135 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2016
08.19.14 128 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers In America 2015
08.19.14 9 Greenberg Traurig Tallahassee Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers In America 2015
08.16.13 10 Tallahassee Attorneys from Greenberg Traurig Named Among ' Best Lawyers in America' 2014
01.03.13 Greenberg Traurig Real Estate Practice Selected as a Practice Group of the Year by Law360
11.20.12 Greenberg Traurig Receives Most Overall First-Tier Rankings for Florida in the 2013 U.S. News - Best Lawyers ' Best Law Firm' Listings
11.01.12 Greenberg Traurig Receives Most Overall First-Tier Rankings in the 2013 U.S. News - Best Lawyers 'Best Law Firm' Listings
09.24.12 Greenberg Traurig Shareholders Robert R. McDonald and Barry Richard Named 'Lawyers of the Year' by Best Lawyers in America
09.19.12 Greenberg Traurig Tallahassee Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers in America 2013


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Office Information

Robert R. McDonald

101 East College Avenue
TallahasseeFL 32301


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