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Theodore E. Woodward

Partner

Atlanta
Direct: (404) 888-1882
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Theodore E. Woodward is a partner in the Real Estate department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP.  Mr. Woodward routinely represents clients in all facets of transactions involving the leasing, acquisition, disposition, financing and development of commercial real estate, including multi-family, retail, office and industrial assets.

Mr. Woodward has extensive experience representing commercial real estate developers and owners of office, industrial, multi-family and retail projects, including apartment developers and Big Box retailers, with respect to the acquisition, financing, development, operation and, ultimately, sale of properties across the United States. Further, Mr. Woodward has assisted such clients in negotiation and creation of complex ownership structures, including joint ventures, for such developments.

In addition, Mr. Woodward regularly provides counsel to both landlords and tenants regarding office, industrial and retail leasing matters, including the structure of transactions and the negotiation of leases, and assists clients in connection with the ongoing landlord/tenant relationship and other operational matters.  Mr. Woodward’s real estate practice is enhanced by his experience assisting both creditors and borrowers in distressed real estate and loan work-out transactions.

Prior to joining Seyfarth, Mr. Woodward served as a law clerk for the Hon. J. Owen Forrester, Northern District of Georgia. 

Theodore E. Woodward is a partner in the Real Estate department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP.  Mr. Woodward routinely represents clients in all facets of transactions involving the leasing, acquisition, disposition, financing and development of commercial real estate, including multi-family, retail, office and industrial assets.

Mr. Woodward has extensive experience representing commercial real estate developers and owners of office, industrial, multi-family and retail projects, including apartment developers and Big Box retailers, with respect to the acquisition, financing, development, operation and, ultimately, sale of properties across the United States. Further, Mr. Woodward has assisted such clients in negotiation and creation of complex ownership structures, including joint ventures, for such developments.

In addition, Mr. Woodward regularly provides counsel to both landlords and tenants regarding office, industrial and retail leasing matters, including the structure of transactions and the negotiation of leases, and assists clients in connection with the ongoing landlord/tenant relationship and other operational matters.  Mr. Woodward’s real estate practice is enhanced by his experience assisting both creditors and borrowers in distressed real estate and loan work-out transactions.

Prior to joining Seyfarth, Mr. Woodward served as a law clerk for the Hon. J. Owen Forrester, Northern District of Georgia. 

Education

  • J.D., Emory University School of Law, with honors (2005)

  • B.A., Yale College (2002)

Admissions

  • Georgia

Affiliations

  • International Council of Shopping Centers

Presentations

  • “Avoiding Shaky Foundations: Drafting AIA Construction Contracts,” International Council of Shopping Centers Law Conference (October 2015)
  • “Setting the Stage: Crafting a Leasehold LOI that will Save Time and Money,” Online presentation for Lawline (May 2015)
  • “Stress-Free Construction: Work Letters That Really Work,”  International Council of Shopping Centers Law Conference (October 2014)