Jade Newburn represents real estate investment trusts, insurance companies, pension funds, opportunity funds, developers, investors and lenders in a wide variety of office, retail, medical office building and industrial real estate transactions. He has substantial experience representing both equity investors and developers in the creation of joint ventures for the purpose of acquiring, developing and managing real estate assets. He regularly represents clients in the acquisition, financing and development of individual properties and multi-asset portfolios. He also represents financing institutions in construction and permanent financing transactions and commercial landlords and tenants in leasing transactions. Jade is a fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL) and a frequent speaker and presenter at industry and legal conferences on real estate. Prior to joining Mayer Brown in 2004, Jade was an associate at McKinsey & Company, focusing on strategic planning for a variety of US and multi-national corporations.