Paul J. McNamara Counsel

Paul concentrates on real estate and real estate finance, and has represented regional, national and international lending institutions in transactions with a focus on commercial real estate development and finance, including previous experience and focus in the origination of loans for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) market.

He also represents companies in general business matters and transactions, including the purchase and sale of assets, lending matters and entity creation and structure.


Representation of leading financial institution in matters relating to analysis, acquisition, stabilization and sale of over 100 commercial and development properties.

Representation of Fortune 20 lending institution in connection with loan transactions extended to Major League Baseball franchises.

Representation of leading lending institution in connection with timberland loans throughout southeastern United States.

Representation of financial institution in connection with $550 million syndicated loan transaction involving international building supply company.

Representation of financial institutions in origination of loans as part of Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities program.

  • Wake Forest University School of Law, JD, 2003
  • The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BS, 2000

Member, North Carolina Bankers Association

Member and Committee Member, North Carolina Coastal Land Trust

Member, Real Estate Section; Business Law Section, North Carolina Bar Association 

Member, New Hanover County Bar Association

  • North Carolina
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