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

Bar 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 recently named leading individual real estate lawyer by Chambers and Partners USA (2008-2014); named to "The Best Lawyers in America" for Banking and Finance Law (2010-2015), Real Estate (2012-2015); and named to Super Lawyers byTexas Monthly (2009-2014) and D Magazine (2009-2010). Additionally, he was recognized by The International Who's Who of Real Estate Lawyers (2013-2014) and named by Best Lawyers as a "2014 Lawyer of the Year" in Banking and Finance Law, Real Estate Law. 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

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

Lawyer of the Year

Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers’ “2014 Lawyers of the Year” Highlights Haynes and Boone Lawyers

Four Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers have been named Best Lawyers’® “2014 Lawyers of the Year” for their practice areas.

Honors

Super Lawyers

Repeat Recognition as 2014 Texas Super Lawyers

Texas Super Lawyers has once again recognized Haynes and Boone in its annual award listing, with seven firm attorneys featured in the Tops of Texas honors.

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