Three Husch Blackwell Omaha Attorneys Elected to Partner 12/17/18 12/17/18 4:43:54 PM
Printer Friendly Version
Three Husch Blackwell Omaha
Attorneys Elected to Partner
Husch Blackwell announced that 25 attorneys have been elected to the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2019.
“These 25 attorneys have demonstrated their proactive skills in developing client relationships and are dedicated in their service to our clients.” said Chairman Greg Smith and Chief Executive Paul Eberle. “They have exemplified leadership responsibilities and helped build our growing brand and reputation. We are proud of their accomplishments and welcome with great pleasure to the partnership.”
Members of Husch Blackwell’s 2019 partner class from Omaha are:
Adam Charlsen, Omaha, Real Estate, Development & Construction – A nuts-and-bolts commercial real estate transaction attorney, Charlsen regularly advises retail, office and industrial clients on site acquisitions and leasing transitions, as well as related due diligence and development matters. He assists lenders and borrowers with negotiating and documenting loans and credit facilities with collateral consisting of personal property and real property. Charlsen also advises local government agencies on the gamut of governance issues. He also is active with the firm’s growing Opportunity Zones practice and startup business initiative. Charlsen earned his J.D. from University of Tulsa College of Law and his B.A. from University of Kansas.
Grant Leach, Omaha, Energy & Natural Resources – Leach focuses his practice on export regulatory compliance, anti-bribery compliance, international trade and general corporate matters. His experience includes representing clients in proceedings with the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) and other regulatory bodies in connection with global commerce. He also assists clients in organizing their global operations and in structuring all manner of cross-border transactions. Leach earned his J.D. with high distinction from the University of Nebraska College of Law and his B.S. with highest distinction from Nebraska Wesleyan University. Prior to joining Husch Blackwell, Leach spent six years as in-house counsel for a publicly traded international agricultural equipment manufacturer.
Brent Meyer, Omaha, Real Estate, Development & Construction – Meyer has extensive experience in construction contract drafting and litigation. He has represented government entities, owners, design firms, general contractors, suppliers and subcontractors in civil disputes. He also represents political subdivisions by assisting in a variety of issues including regulatory compliance, contract negotiations, property acquisitions and condemnation. Meyer earned his J.D. with distinction from the University of Nebraska College of Law and his B.S.B.A. summa cum laude from Creighton University.
For more information about Husch Blackwell please visist their website at www.huschblackwell.com.