Real Estate Lawyer in Frisco, TX
Leonard Margolis is a lawyer in Frisco, TX who has practiced in real estate development for more than 30 years at large and small firms representing real estate developers, investors and entrepreneurs from around the globe in complex development transactions and loan, equity and syndication financing transactions. His transactional experience covers all types of commercial real estate projects, including office buildings, hotels, resorts, apartment projects, mixed-used developments, assisted living facilities, restaurants, shopping centers, athletic centers and convenience stores. In addition to his real estate development practice, Leonard also practices in general business and commercial law, corporate governance, financing, securities, private placements, construction law and franchise law.
In 2008, Leonard founded The Margolis Law Firm to continue serving the legal needs of clients involved in complex real estate and commercial transactions, and also to ensure small businesses and startups in Frisco, Plano and other North Dallas communities receive the same exceptional representation typically provided by large downtown law firms – but without the hefty downtown price tag. He provides affordable legal services to businesses in every stage and aspect of their operations, including entity selection and structuring, lease negotiation and drafting, acquisitions and sales, and the negotiation and drafting of other agreements that are critical to every small business.
Leonard graduated from the University of California’s Boalt Hall School of Law, where he served as the Managing Editor of the California Law Review and earned Order of the Coif honors. Following law school, Leonard was a Fellow of the International Legal Center of Djakarta, and then practiced law in Honolulu, Hawaii before moving to the Dallas area.
» Juris Doctor, University of California Boalt Hall School of Law
» Bachelor of Arts, University of California Berkeley
» State Bar of Texas
» State Bar of California
» Hawaii State Bar Association