Robert Wilson

Practices

Education and Clerkships

J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 1969, Editor-In-Chief, Law Journal; Barristers

B.B.A., Southern Methodist University

Admissions

Texas

Profile

Robert Wilson is a former Managing Partner of the firm and has more than 30 years of experience in business transactions. Mr. Wilson was named a leading individual real estate lawyer in Texas by Chambers USA, Chambers & Partners (2008-2016); named to The Best Lawyers in America, Woodward/White, Inc., for Banking and Finance Law (2010-2017), and Real Estate Law (2012-2017); and listed in Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters (2009-2016) and D Magazine, D Magazine Partners (2009-2010). Additionally, he was recognized by The International Who's Who of Real Estate Lawyers, Law Business Research Ltd. (2013-2014) and named by Best Lawyers as a "2014 Lawyer of the Year" in Banking and Finance Law, and Real Estate Law, Woodward/White, Inc. (2014). Mr. Wilson is AV® Peer Review Rated Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory.

Mr. Wilson has completed transactions including:

  • Representation of REIT subsidiary in pre-packaged bankruptcy
  • Representation of pension fund in acquisition of 15 warehouses located in multiple states
  • Representation of agent/lender in financing of 16 luxury hotels located in 7 states owned by REIT
  • Representation of investor in acquisition of 8 assisted living facilities located in 4 states
  • Representation of investor in acquisition of publicly traded bonds secured by real estate
  • Representation of developer in acquisition and construction of world distribution warehouse
  • Representation of foreign investor in acquisition of downtown San Francisco office building

Chambers

Chambers USA | Haynes and Boone, LLP

Haynes and Boone Retains Strong Showing in Chambers USA 2016 Rankings

Haynes and Boone, LLP has again been honored in the annual Chambers USA 2016 directory. The widely-respected legal publication singled out 19 firm practice groups and 51 individual lawyers for recognition.


Published by Chambers & Partners in May 2016

Honors

Super Lawyers

Haynes and Boone Maintains Solid Showing on 2016 Texas Super Lawyers

Texas Super Lawyers has again recognized Haynes and Boone in its annual award listings, highlighting 61 firm lawyers, with three celebrating 10 years on the list.


Published by Thomson Reuters, September 2016

Recognition

Best Lawyers

Haynes and Boone Featured in Best Lawyers in America 2017

Best Lawyers in America, an annual referral guide listing outstanding lawyers throughout the U.S., has recognized 108 Haynes and Boone lawyers across more than 50 practice areas in the 2017 edition.


Published by Woodward/White, Inc., August 2017

Professional and Community Activities

  • American College of Real Estate Lawyers
  • American College of Mortgage Attorneys
  • American Bar Association
  • Community Leadership Committee of The Real Estate Council
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • President's Research Council, UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Texas Bar Association
  • U.S.-Japan Business Council
  • Vestry, Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, Dallas

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