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A Real Estate Attorney With Decades Of Experience

James T. Johnston Jr., LLC, is located in Atlanta and advises business and corporate clients on a wide range of business law matters, including commercial real estate transactions and commercial lending. Attorney Johnston works with businesses, investors and developers in a wide range of real property transactions. Jim works hard to get to know his clients to gain a thorough understanding of their needs and goals. He brings more than 35 years of experience in the Georgia real estate market to bear, helping to ensure a smooth transaction.

Commercial Real Estate Transactions: Service-Oriented And Goal-Focused

Whether you are buying, selling or developing property, Jim has the knowledge, skills and experience to represent you throughout the transaction. As a trained CPA, he brings a wealth of knowledge concerning the tax implications of transactions and has a deep understanding of contract law. Jim assists developers, property owners and lenders with commercial real estate needs such as:

  • The purchase and/or sale of commercial real estate
  • Reviewing financial documents
  • Managing and communicating with investors
  • Negotiating leases
  • Analyzing tax implications of real estate transactions

In addition to assisting clients with commercial real estate transactions, Jim counsels corporate clients with mergers and acquisition transactions, handling all aspects of the purchase and sale of their businesses.

Commercial Lending

Over the last several years, James T. Johnston Jr., LLC, has also developed a substantial commercial lending practice, assisting clients (especially banks) with all types of commercial finance transactions. Over the past few decades, the firm has facilitated the closing of over $1 billion of asset-based government loans.

Jim has also assisted banking clients with the following:

Along these same lines, the firm’s work has also included the sale of loan portfolios and individual loans, modification agreements, and negotiating and consummating participation agreements with other lenders.

Reach Out To A Commercial Real Estate Property Lawyer With Experience

James T. Johnston Jr., LLC, handles a wide variety of business transactional legal matters, and therefore, is an ideal choice for your corporate law needs. Call today at 770-376-3350 or send us an email to schedule your free initial consultation.

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Jim Johnston is a “deal lawyer” who finds himself litigating an insurance dispute now pending at the Georgia Supreme Court.

By Katheryn Hayes Tucker | February 28, 2022