Damon, a Partner in the Firm, represents real estate developers and private equity firms in all aspects of the acquisition, development, ownership, operation, financing and disposition of master planned, mixed-use, resort and apartment communities across the country. Damon’s experience includes the preparation and negotiation of purchase and sale contracts, lot sales contracts, joint venture agreements, entity formation documents, loan agreements, construction contracts, design professional contracts, development management agreements, brokerage agreements, easements, restrictive covenants and leases.
Prior to joining The Watson Firm, Damon was an associate in the real estate section of an international law firm and then an associate of a real estate boutique firm (both located in Dallas). In those roles, Damon gained invaluable experience in a broad range of commercial real estate and corporate transactions, which included the representation of clients in all aspects of acquiring, financing (both equity and debt), leasing and disposing of raw land, office, hotel, retail, industrial, multifamily and mixed-use properties located throughout the country.
Prior to attending law school, Damon enjoyed a successful sales career in the freight transportation industry, where he learned the importance of cultivating strong client relationships.
Damon enjoys balancing his career by spending most of his free time with his wife, Stephanie, and their two children, Ethan and Tatum. He is also an avid runner and enjoys watching most sports (including track and field at all levels).