Attorney Jared W. Hays has joined Bell Nunnally as a partner and member of its Real Estate practice area. He comes to the firm after two years managing and practicing at the Law Office of Jared W. Hays, P.C., preceded by more than 10 years at Stutzman, Bromberg, Esserman & Plifka, P.C. in Dallas.
“Jared’s unique background including commercial real estate, data centers and colocation properties, adds depth to our real estate practice. With the explosion of inbound businesses setting up operations throughout the DFW region, our real estate team is ideally situated to serve the needs of sophisticated, data-intensive, large scale operations, whether their needs are within the state, nation or globe,” said Christopher Trowbridge, Bell Nunnally managing partner.
Hays represents clients in complex commercial real estate transactions throughout the United States and internationally and has extensive experience with deals involving data center and colocation properties, including purchases, sales, leases, colocation licenses, colocation services and carrier agreements.
Notable recent client matters for Hays include: representation of investors in the purchase/leaseback of enterprise data center facilities, including several multi-state portfolios; representation of a cloud and colocation services company as a tenant/licensee in multiple data centers in the U.S., England, Germany, Australia and Hong Kong; and representation of a real estate investment trust in connection with its leasing activities throughout the U.S., Europe and the Asia/Pacific region.
“Joining Bell Nunnally allows me to provide comprehensive legal services to my clients, regardless of the nature or scope of the issues they are facing. I am excited to practice with a team that is as committed as I am to helping our clients succeed,” adds Hays.Hays is a graduate of Texas Tech University (J.D., magna cum laude, 2006; M.B.A., 2006) and Wake Forest University (B.S., 2002).