John

W. Turnage

Associate
500 N. Akard Street, Suite 3800
Dallas, TX 75201-6659

Overview

John draws upon a diverse background in military leadership, securities trading, compliance and title examination, as well as a servant-leader mentality, to provide diligent representation in corporate finance transactions. He is committed to simplifying the closing process for clients, and he delivers efficiency by drawing on his significant experience working with lenders and servicers in loan originations and commercial mortgage-backed securitization transactions.

Prior to joining Munsch Hardt, John practiced real estate finance at a national corporate law firm. He also has experience in the oil and gas industry, having conducted thorough title examination of complex properties throughout the country. This unique background, combined with his understanding in various areas of the financial industry, allows John to proactively anticipate potential client issues and provide well-rounded counsel. Additionally, service in a leadership capacity in the military has reinforced John’s awareness of the importance of meticulously understanding objectives, utilizing clear and concise communication and operating as a team to execute in an efficient and timely manner.

Education

Admission

Overview

John draws upon a diverse background in military leadership, securities trading, compliance and title examination, as well as a servant-leader mentality, to provide diligent representation in corporate finance transactions. He is committed to simplifying the closing process for clients, and he delivers efficiency by drawing on his significant experience working with lenders and servicers in loan originations and commercial mortgage-backed securitization transactions.

Prior to joining Munsch Hardt, John practiced real estate finance at a national corporate law firm. He also has experience in the oil and gas industry, having conducted thorough title examination of complex properties throughout the country. This unique background, combined with his understanding in various areas of the financial industry, allows John to proactively anticipate potential client issues and provide well-rounded counsel. Additionally, service in a leadership capacity in the military has reinforced John’s awareness of the importance of meticulously understanding objectives, utilizing clear and concise communication and operating as a team to execute in an efficient and timely manner.

Experience

  • Policy Development

    Developed an Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) policy for a human resource information systems company.

  • Resort Development

    Drafted conveyance and loan modification instruments for a billion-dollar, mixed-use lakefront resort development.

  • Lender Representation

    Represented a national bank in negotiating and managing the closing of a loan for the purchase of an industrial office park.

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