Robert W. Dupuy

Of Counsel
Dallas,  TX  U.S.A.

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Development & Construction
  • Facilities Development & Construction
  • Construction & Design
  • Electric Transmission
Contact InfoTelephone: 214.999.6102
Fax: 214.999.6170
University Southwestern University-Georgetown, Texas, B.A., cum laude, 1969
Law SchoolUniversity of Texas at Austin School of Law, J.D., 1972
Admitted1972, Texas

Professional Associations and Memberships
•American Bar Association, Business Law Section; Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section
•State Bar of Texas, Real Property, Probate and Trust Section
•Texas Bar Foundation, fellow


Bob is a member of the firm's Real Estate, Development & Construction team. For nearly 40 years, he has represented institutional investors, developers and lenders in a wide variety of transactional matters, primarily involving real estate and energy. Since 1995, he has focused a significant part of his practice on complex transactions, including project development and finance transactions.

Bob's work has involved the acquisition and disposition of undeveloped land and improved properties; development of office, multifamily, retail and warehouse projects; construction of commercial projects, including resolution of construction disputes; management of pre-development and pre-acquisition due diligence for both real estate and electric-generating projects; electric-generation facility development, acquisition and finance; assisting with the financing of development activities and acquisitions, including equity investments; and developing complex business strategies, including financial restructurings.

Awards and Recognitions
The Best Lawyers In America, Real Estate Law, 2003-2015
•Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent
Texas Super Lawyers, Real Estate, 2003-2013

Civic Involvement
•Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, Board of Trustees, 1995-2000
•Northaven United Methodist Church, Administrative Board and Capital Campaigns, chair, 1995-2007; Strategic Planning Committee, 2013
•Southwestern University-Georgetown, trustee, 2005-present; Nominating Committee, chair, 2012-present; Executive Committee, 2012-present
•Texas Methodist Foundation, Board of Directors, 2000-2013; Executive Committee, 2004-2013
•Texas Wesleyan University, Board of Trustees, 1992-2000
•Wesley-Rankin Community Center, Development Committee, 1998

•Assisted with the development of a complex structure to allow sale and financing of an environmentally impacted retail development in Houston, Texas.
•Completed acquisition of a $380 million portfolio consisting of 14 office buildings (equaling 3 million square feet), 14 tracts of land, two multifamily projects, oil and gas interests, partnership interests (including an interest in the Dallas Mavericks), and a construction equipment leasing company.
•Completed acquisition of Desert Mountain, an 8,000-acre residential land development in Scottsdale, Ariz., including country club and five golf courses.
•Completed acquisition of the 1.5 million-square-foot Prestonwood Mall in Dallas, Texas.
•Structured severance and acquisition of air rights for office facility in Dallas, Texas.
•Managed the development and financing of 1,220-megawatt combined-cycle electric-generating facility in Pittsburg County, Okla.
•Managed the development and financing of 845-megawatt combined-cycle electric-generating facility in Rusk County, Texas.
•Managed financing of a 632-megawatt coal-fired electric-generating facility in the Victoria and Goliad Counties of Texas.

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8.19.14 Husch Blackwell Boasts 106 Best Lawyers on 2015 List, Seven “Lawyers of the Year”
Energy & Natural Resources Financial Services Food & Agribusiness Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals Real Estate, Development & Construction Technology, Manufacturing & Transportation News Release
9.09.13 In Nebraska and Texas, 13 Husch Blackwell Attorneys Named 2013 Super Lawyers/Rising Stars
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8.16.13 Best Lawyers 2014 Names 109 from Husch Blackwell, 13 “Lawyers of the Year”
Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals Real Estate, Development & Construction Financial Services Energy & Natural Resources News Release


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Office Information

Robert W. Dupuy

2001 Ross Avenue, Suite 2000
DallasTX 75201-2995


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