Winstead Shareholder Andy Dow has been elected to the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL), a national association of approximately 1,000 leading real estate lawyers. Andy joins seven other Winstead Shareholders who are among ACREL’s distinguished members—Mike Alessio, Art Anderson, Bob Burton, Greg Erwin, Jeanne Katz, John Nolan and Ed Peterson.
With more than 30 years of experience in real estate law, Andy is known for his work in real estate development, healthcare facilities real estate, hospitality and resorts real estate, and leasing and asset management. Andy serves as Chair of Winstead’s Real Estate Industry Group where he leads more than 100 real estate attorneys across eight offices. Listed in Chambers USA Guide to America (Band 1), Winstead’s Real Estate Industry Group advises many of the largest and most active real estate companies, institutional and individual investors, mortgage lenders and loan servicers in the United States.
A frequent speaker and writer, Andy has served in a variety of leadership roles, including the Real Estate Council (Executive Committee and Secretary, 2009); Real Estate Council Foundation (Board of Directors, 2008-2009, 2014-2016); First Tee of Dallas (Board of Directors, 2007 President); Editorial Board of Healthcare Real Estate Insights publication and Leadership Dallas Alumni Association.
The American College of Real Estate Lawyers is the premier organization of U.S. real estate lawyers. Admission is by invitation only after a rigorous screening process. ACREL's nationally-known lawyers have been elected to fellowship for their outstanding legal ability, experience and high standards of professional and ethical conduct in the practice of real estate law.
Winstead is a national business law firm with nearly 300 attorneys who serve as trusted advisors to emerging, mid-market and large companies, both public and private. The Winstead team provides a range of core legal services that are critical to our clients achieving their business goals. Winstead’s business transactions and litigation practices serve key industries including airlines, financial services, healthcare, higher education, investment management/private funds, life sciences, real estate, and sports business.