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J. David Wicker

David Wicker’s practice includes all aspects pertaining to the development, acquisition, sale, and financing of commercial real estate. From obtaining financing and acquiring the raw land to the project's development, lease-up and ultimate disposition, he represents owners, developers, lenders, and other participants in a wide array of real estate transactions. His practice also regularly involves providing guidance on corporate and commercial transactions, forming and modifying business entities and joint ventures, and the documentation of syndicated credit facilities, asset-based loans, real estate financing, and the extension of credit to various types of businesses.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

Hot Topics in Real Estate 2018

Tennessee Bar Association, Nashville, TN, November 9, 2018

Beyond Metes and Bounds: A Guide to Title Reports

Fall Real Estate Symposium 2018, The Greater Tennessee Chapter of The Appraisal Institute, Nashville, TN, November 2, 2018

All the Players: The Various Parties to a Real Estate Transaction

Real Estate Essentials: The Ins and Outs of Titles, Tennessee Bar Association, Nashville, TN, May 11, 2018

Commercial Real Estate Financing: Key Regulatory Issues, Negotiation Tactics, and More

CLE Webinar, Tennessee Attorneys Memo, May 10, 2018

Closing Commercial Real Estate Transactions

Commercial Real Estate Law seminar, National Business Institute, Memphis, TN, March 22, 2018

The Mechanics of Commercial Real Estate Financing

Commercial Real Estate Law seminar, National Business Institute, Memphis, TN, March 22, 2018

Tennessee Series LLC Basics: Liability Separation with a Single Entity

Recent Assignments
Bar Admissions
Tennessee
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee
Firm Leadership

Nashville Office Recruiting Committee, Member

Opinions Committee, Member

Memberships
American Bar Association, Business Law and Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Sections
Tennessee Bar Association, Real Estate Law Section, Executive Council (2016-present); Chair (2018-present)
Nashville Bar Association
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), Government Affairs Committee (2017-present)
Urban Land Institute (ULI), Nashville; Civic Leadership Forum Committee (2017-present)
International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
Community Involvement

Nashville Downtown Partnership, Board of Directors

Margaret Maddox YMCA, Board of Directors

Rotary Club of Nashville, Member

MLS2Nashville, Committee Member

Education
More Than Stites & Harbison

David is active in the Davidson County community and currently is a member of the Margaret Maddox YMCA Board of Directors, the Nashville Downtown Partnership Board of Directors, and is a member of the Rotary Club of Nashville. He has previously served on boards such as the Metropolitan Nashville Sports Authority, Friends of Shelby Park, the Tennessee Chapter of Community Associations Institute, the Nashville Education, Community and Arts Television Corporation and also served on the MLS2Nashville committee. He is also an active fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee.

Accolades

Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and YP Nashville, 2018 Nashville Emerging Leader Awards (NELAs) Winner

2017 Attorney for Justice Pro Bono Honor Roll, Tennessee Supreme Court

Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and YP Nashville, 2017 Nashville Emerging Leader Awards (NELAs) Finalist

Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Class of 2013

American Bar Association, 2010-12 Business Law Section Fellow

Nashville Young Leaders Council, Class of 2010

Tn Supremect Attorneys4Justice 2017
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Events

Tennessee Opportunity Zone Initiative Workshop

Date: 3/21/19
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Stites & Harbison, PLLC, 401 Commerce Street, Suite 800, Nashville, TN 37219

Please join the Stites & Harbison panel of national, state and local professionals to learn about the Tennessee Opportunity Zone Initiative.

James C. Seiffert and J. David Wicker March 08, 2019
Events

Fall Real Estate Symposium 2018

Date: 11/2/18

TopGolf, 500 Cowan Street, Nashville, TN 37207

This seminar provides an opportunity for real estate appraisers, brokers, mortgage lenders, and attorneys to meet their professional peers during an open discussion forum, facilitated by a discussion leader and covering several current real estate topics.

J. David Wicker July 24, 2018
Press Releases

David Wicker selected as a finalist for the 2018 Nashville Emerging Leader Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and YP Nashville recently selected Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney David Wicker as a finalist for the 2018 Nashville Emerging Leader Awards (NELAs). The NELAs are presented annually...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC June 19, 2018
Events

Real Estate Essentials: The Ins and Outs of Titles

Date: 5/11/18

Tennessee Bar Center, 2nd Floor, 221 Fourth Avenue North, Nashville, TN

Learn how to avoid pitfalls as we look at all the players in a real estate transaction and review the ins and outs of real estate titles and contracts.

J. David Wicker April 23, 2018
Press Releases

Nashville Downtown Partnership elects David Wicker to Board

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Nashville Downtown Partnership recently elected Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney David Wicker to its Board of Directors. He will serve a three-year term beginning in January 2018. The Nashville Downtown Partnership is a...
by J. David Wicker January 10, 2018
Press Releases

Tennessee Supreme Court honors Ashley Goins and David Wicker for Pro Bono Service

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Tennessee Supreme Court recently recognized Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys Ashley Goins and David Wicker with the 2017 Attorney for Justice pro bono service award for their outstanding pro bono contributions in 2016. Their names will appear on the Pro Bono Honor Roll on the Court’s website.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC October 12, 2017
Press Releases

David Wicker named a finalist for the 2017 Nashville Emerging Leaders Award

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and YP Nashville named Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney David Wicker as a finalist for the 2017 Nashville Emerging Leader Awards, which recognize young professionals under the age...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC July 13, 2017
Press Releases

David Wicker named to MLS2Nashville Committee

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC congratulates attorney David Wicker who has been named to the MLS2Nashville Committee in an effort to bring Major League Soccer to Nashville. Wicker joins local business leaders and honorary co-chairs...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC May 16, 2017
Client Alerts

Tennessee Series LLC Basics: Liability Separation with a Single Entity

What is a “Series LLC”? It's a limited liability company that has elected to allow the creation of separate series. According to the statute: Notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth in this chapter, or...
by J. David Wicker April 25, 2016
Press Releases

David Wicker Appointed to Tennessee Bar Association's Real Estate Section Executive Council

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney David Wicker was recently appointed to the Tennessee Bar Association’s (TBA) Real Estate Section Executive Council. The Executive Council is tasked with developing the annual Continuing Legal Education (CLE)...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC April 12, 2016
Press Releases

Stites & Harbison grows its Tennessee presence - Adds three real estate attorneys

Real Estate & Banking Practice Gains Strength NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC welcomes three attorneys to its Tennessee offices. David Wicker joins the Nashville office while Will Brown and Madison (Matt) Roberts IV join the...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC November 13, 2015