Wendy W. Markham

Partner

Atlanta
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Overview

Wendy Markham practices in the area of commercial real estate, focusing in the areas of national homebuilding and healthcare. She has a broad spectrum of experience in acquisitions, development, dispositions, leasing, eminent domain actions, complex assemblages, and repurposing of commercial projects. She works closely with her clients to develop a deep understanding of their business goals, enabling her to anticipate their needs and provide essential support in achieving these goals. Wendy works regularly with national homebuilders in all aspects of the development of residential subdivisions, and with healthcare industry clients in the acquisition, development, leasing, and sale of medical facilities. Clients frequently look to Wendy for strategic advice and guidance in structuring and closing difficult transactions.

Select Experience

National Homebuilders
  • Represented national homebuilders in the assemblage, acquisition and development of property, and the sale of more than 150 residential communities in Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.
Healthcare Industry
  • Represented healthcare systems in the acquisition, development, sale and leasing of medical office buildings.
  • Represented healthcare systems in the real estate aspects of physician practice acquisitions.
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Experience

National Homebuilders
  • Represented national homebuilders in the assemblage, acquisition and development of property, and the sale of more than 150 residential communities in Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.
Healthcare Industry
  • Represented healthcare systems in the acquisition, development, sale and leasing of medical office buildings.
  • Represented healthcare systems in the real estate aspects of physician practice acquisitions.
Other Real Estate Work
  • Represented landlords, tenants, sublandlords and subtenants in the negotiation of office leases and subleases in Georgia; California; North Carolina; Florida; Texas; Washington, D.C.; and Hong Kong.
  • Represented a major insurance company in the sale of (REO) properties, including retail, office and resort/hotel.
  • Represented a national bank in connection with multistate revolving credit facilities secured by real estate.

Recognitions and Memberships

Recognitions

  • Chambers USA: Real Estate in Georgia (2016 to 2019)
    • Band 3 (2019), Recognized Practitioner (2016 to 2018)

Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia: Real Property Section

Community

  • Holy Spirit Catholic Church: Parish Council Member (2007 to 2010)

Industries

Prior Positions

  • McKenna Long & Aldridge: Partner
  • Bryan Cave LLP: Counsel
  • Powell Goldstein LLP: Counsel
  • Rogers & Hardin LLP: Associate

Admissions

  • Georgia

Education

  • J.D., Emory University School of Law, 1990; Emory Law Journal, Notes and Comments Editor
  • B.S., Georgia State University, 1987