Wayne A. Yaffee

Wayne A. Yaffee: Attorney with Greenberg Traurig, LLP AV stamp icon
  • Shareholder at Greenberg Traurig, LLP (2084 Attorneys)
  • 1000 Louisiana Street, Suite 1700, Houston, TX 77002
    View Wayne A. Yaffee's office location
  • Peer Reviews

    5.0/5.0 (0)
  • Profile Visibility [ i ]
    • #492 in weekly profile views out of 26,974 Attorneys in Houston, TX
    • #43,533 in weekly profile views out of 1,823,621 total attorneys Overall
Attorney Awards

Biography

Wayne A. Yaffee focuses his practice on general real estate finance matters, with an emphasis on all forms of affordable housing financings involving low income housing tax credits. He is experienced in bond financings and new market tax credit transactions. Wayne also has wide-ranging skills in market real estate financings, including construction and permanent financing of office buildings, as well as retail and multifamily projects. His clients include many money market and regional financing institutions.

Recognition & Leadership

Awards & Accolades

•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Banking and Finance; Real Estate Law, 2016-2019
•Team Member, Chambers USA Award for Excellence, Real Estate, 2017-2018
•Team Member, a U.S. News - Best Lawyers, Law Firm of the Year in Real Estate Law, 2015
•Team Member, a Law360 Real Estate Practice Group of the Year, 2015
•Team Member, The Legal 500 United States, Top Tier Firm in Real Estate, 2014
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate Finance

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
713.374.3655  Phone
713.374.3505  Fax
www.gtlaw.com
University Attended:
Hamilton College, B.A., 1983
Law School Attended:
Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., 1986
Year of First Admission:
1986
Admission:
1986, Texas
Memberships:

Professional & Community Involvement

•Board Member, Bnei Akiva of North America

•Member, American Bar Association, Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development

•Member, Houston Bar Association

•Member, State Bar of Texas

Birth Information:
Syracuse, New York, March 7, 1961
ISLN:
902592238

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.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Houston, Texas

Contact Wayne A. Yaffee

Required Fields

Required Fields


By clicking on the "Submit" button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Martindale and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.

You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The Internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.