J. Peter Larsen

J. Peter Larsen

10077 Grogan’s Mill Road, Suite 325
The Woodlands, Texas 77380

Phone. 832-764-7200
Fax. 832-764-7211
Main. 832-764-7200
E-mail. plarsen@lkclawfirm.com

Areas of Practice

Commercial Real Estate
Business Transactions
Complex Contracts
Banking and Finance
In-house Counsel Services

Professional Summary

Pete has been practicing law since 2005 with a focus on commercial real estate, finance, and business transactions. Prior to law school, Pete had a 10-year successful business career. This gives him a unique view of business and the role legal plays in assisting businesses to succeed and take calculated risks.

Having spent much of his career in the C-level suite in-house, he brings more than 14 years of experience in corporate in-house, commercial real estate law, title, commercial leasing, and litigation related to commercial real estate and finance. Prior to private practice, Mr. Larsen served as Associate General Counsel for Situs, a premier commercial real estate and loan advisory services company. In this role, he was relied on for complex contract negotiations with the top 10 investment banks, top private equity firms, top insurance companies, largest pension funds and top finance law firms across the country and in Europe. He also advised Situs' rated Servicer and Special Servicer of both CMBS securitized loans and commercial servicing in general.

His clients include developers, commercial real estate investors on both the acquisition and disposition of property, borrowers in commercial lending, businesses in complex contract drafting and negotiation, and outside general counsel services. His background in both business and law is an invaluable asset for the businesses he represents and his experience globally allows him to assist his clients in making the right connections when putting a deal together. Mr. Larsen is trilingual in English, Spanish and Portuguese and has managed legal projects globally in over 85 countries.

Education Background

Mr. Larsen earned his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from South Texas College of Law Houston - 2004. Mr. Larsen has a B.S. in Business Administration and has also served as an Adjunct Professor teaching Business Law, U.S. Constitutional History, and Political Science to both undergraduate and MBA graduate programs.

Honors & Awards

Lead attorney on the purchase of 9.7 billion Euros of loan servicing rights.

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Texas: Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law; Business Law
Association of Corporate Counsel (former): International Committee

Bar Admissions

Texas State Bar