Gerald P. Lance

Gerald P. Lance: Attorney with Greenberg Traurig, LLP


Gerald P. Lance has more than 30+ years of experience in commercial real estate, land development and real estate finance. He focuses his practice on commercial leasing (retail, office, and industrial), construction lending, long-term institutional financing and related restructurings, commercial land and income-producing property sales, construction contracts, and real estate development. Jerry has coordinated the real estate portions of many major multi-state acquisitions and financings.

In addition to his private practice, Jerry was formerly senior counsel for a large multi-state land development company where he focused on residential land development for master-planned communities, including golf course operations.

Some of the above representations were handled by Mr. Lance prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.


•Real estate
•Commercial real estate finance
•Construction contracts
•Leases and leasing
•Commercial mortgages
•Acquisitions and dispositions

Awards & Recognition

•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, Chambers USA Award for Excellence, Real Estate, 2013
•Team Member, a Law360 Real Estate Practice Group of the Year, 2011-2013 and 2015
•Team Member, Chambers USA Award for Excellence, Real Estate, 2010
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

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Associated News & Events

Press Releases

01.03.13 Greenberg Traurig Real Estate Practice Selected as a Practice Group of the Year by Law360

06.11.10 Greenberg Traurig Takes Top Honors in Real Estate from Prestigious Legal Ranking and Publication Chambers and Partners USA

07.31.07 Five Fulbright & Jaworski Real Estate Attorneys Join Greenberg Traurig

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Real Estate

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
713.374.3513  Phone
713.374.7513  Fax
University Attended:
Haverford College, B.A., 1981
Law School Attended:
Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., Editor, Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, 1984
Year of First admission:
1984, Texas

Professional & Community Involvement
•Member, American Bar Association
•Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
•Business Law Section
•Member, Houston Bar Association
•Real Estate Section
•Corporate Counsel Section
•Member, State Bar of Texas
•Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section
•Business Law Section

Birth Information:
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1959

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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