Assistant General Counsel, Transactions & Finance
Mr. Barnes joined Greenberg Gibbons in 2016 and currently serves as Assistant General Counsel, Transactions & Finance. One of his primary focuses is capital markets activity, notably establishing lender relationships and securing construction and permanent financing for portfolio assets. He is also responsible for assisting the acquisitions, finance and development teams with legal affairs including transaction documentation, dispositions, financial underwriting and review, and conducting due diligence for potential acquisitions and dispositions. Prior to joining Greenberg Gibbons, he worked in law school as a law clerk for Donovan & Rainie in Baltimore and as a student attorney in the landlord tenant clinic at the University of Maryland. Mr. Barnes earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Maryland, a Master in Business Administration from the Robert H. Smith School of Business and a Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland. Mr. Barnes was admitted to the Maryland bar in 2017. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.