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Richard L. Spencer

Richard L. Spencer

Practice areas:

Real Estate, Debt & Lending Agreements, Corporate & Incorporation, Contracts & Agreements, Construction & Development

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About Me

Represents a wide range of commercial and residential real estate owners, developers  and lenders in loans, construction matters, workouts, foreclosures; title issues, lot sales, utilities, platting, development, and zoning issues;  landlords and tenants in leasing matters;  Businesses and individuals in contracts, commercial transactions, complex financings, securities fraud, corporate matters, stock and asset acquisitions.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Real Estate: 45%
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 15%
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 15%
  4. Debt & Lending Agreements: 15%
  5. Construction & Development: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($350-400/hour)

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Contact Info

Dow Golub Remels & Beverly, LLP

9 Greenway Plaza, Suite 500
Houston, TX, 77046

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198105/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2013
Best Lawyer, Real EstateBest Lawyers in America2013
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2012
Best Lawyer Real EstateBest Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2009
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2008
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2007
Top LawyerH Texas Magazine2007
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2006
Top LawyerH Texas Magazine2005
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2005
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2004
MemberAmerican College of Real Estate Lawyers2003
FellowCollege of the State Bar2000
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerRichard L. Spencer, P.C.1992 - 2005
Sr. Loan Workout AttorenyFirst City, Texas1990 - 1992
Of CounselElkins & Yount1988 - 1990
AssociateGreenwood Koby Old Pinson & Bussey1984 - 1987
Briefing Attorney7th Court Of Appeals1981 - 1982

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Texas, Real Estate Forms CommitteeChairman2010 - Present
Uniform Assignment of RentsChairman2008 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2006 - 2006
Texas College of Real Estate AttorneysPresident2002 - 2007
State Bar of TexasDirector2000 - 2004
American Inns of CourtMember1999 - 2004
State Bar of TexasMember1991 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
State Bar of TexasHot Topics2012
University of Texas Mortgage LendingHot Topics2012
Advanced Real Estate LawINDEX OF R/E FORMS & ARTICLES2011
Texas State Bar JournalReal Estate Legislation2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas System, AustinFinanceM.B.A.N/A
University of Texas System, AustinAccountingM.B.AN/A
University of Texas System, AustinFinanceB.B.A.N/A
University of Texas System, AustinAccountingB.B.A.N/A
University of Houston Law CenterLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Mortgage Lending InstituteHot topics2010
Advanced Real EstateArticles and Forms2010
Mortgage Lending InstututeArticles and Forms2009
Advanced Real Estate LawArticles and Forms2009
Advanced Real Estate DraftingForms and Articles Index2007
Mortgage Lending InstituteMultijurisdictional Practice2006
Advanced Real Estate LawForms and Articles Index2006
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Law2005
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Law2004
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Law2003
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Law2002
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Drafting2001
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Law2001
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Drafting2000
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Law2000
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Drafting1999
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Law1999
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Drafting1998
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Law1997
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Drafting1996
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Drafting,1995
Unknown.Advanced Real Estate Drafting,1994
Mortgage Lending InstituteArticles and FormsN/A