April 1, 2019 — TAMPA, FL – Becker, a multi-practice commercial law firm with attorneys, lobbyists and other professionals at offices across the Eastern Seaboard, today announced that Terri N. Thomas has joined the Real Estate Practice as a Shareholder based in the firm’s Tampa office, where she will focus on commercial real estate.
Ms. Thomas was most recently the Chief Operating Officer and general counsel for real estate brokerage franchise, title company, property management and start up mortgage franchise Metro Consulting Services, LLC.
Becker’s Managing Shareholder and Chief Executive Officer Gary Rosen said, “Terri will provide our clients with a wealth of both legal and business knowledge related to real estate. We are excited to have her on board and to help expand our Real Estate Practice in Tampa.”Becker’s Real Estate Practice Chair Philip Rosen added, “Terri will bring a fresh perspective to the team as we continue to navigate sophisticated real estate issues on behalf of our clients. With over ten years of on-the-ground experience, she will strengthen Becker’s presence in Tampa and beyond.”
Ms. Thomas stated, “I have long admired Becker for having one of the premier real estate teams. I’m also excited about the opportunities that Becker’s broad client base presents.”
She received her JD from University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law and her BA from Penn State University.
Real Estate law has been a core practice for Becker since our founding in 1973. The firm’s Real Estate attorneys have helped shape the local landscape through representation of developers of multi-family and single-family residential communities; business and property owners; and financial institutions. They have represented clients in the successful acquisition, financing, development and sale of all types of unimproved land and improved properties for residential and commercial use, including large land assemblages, major office buildings and office parks, shopping malls and centers, luxury hotels and resorts, condominiums and multi-family housing projects.
Becker, with headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., is a multi-practice commercial law firm with attorneys, lobbyists and other professionals at offices throughout the East Coast. More information is available at www.beckerlawyers.com.