YOUR

LEGAL TEAM

Specializing in Corporate and Real Estate Law.

 

PRACTICE

AREAS

 
Mergers and Acquisitions

 

Potts Blacklock Senterfitt provides representations with respect to mergers, acquisitions and other business and asset purchases and dispositions; joint ventures and other strategic investments/alliances; divestitures and dispositions; and restructurings and recapitalizations.

Business Formations

We offer startup counseling and formation of corporations, LLC’s, partnerships and other entities, and preparation of related documentation, including operating agreements, partnership documents, shareholders’ agreements and buy/sell agreements. We can also advise your business on issues of restructurings, liquidations and dissolutions.

Commercial Contracts

Potts Blacklock Senterfitt will provide you with expert advice, drafting and negotiation on a variety of commercial agreements and contracts, including sales, services, vendor/supplier, confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements.

General Corporate and Business Law

 

Potts Blacklock Senterfitt excels in the ongoing counseling on a wide variety of corporate operations including advice on corporate governance requirements, best practices, ethics issues, risk management and Sarbanes Oxley.

Private Equity and Venture Capital

Our team will provide representations with respect to debt and equity financings, including loans, indentures, angel/venture capital financings, crowdfunding (Regulation CF) and other private and public equity offerings.

Real Estate

 

Potts Blacklock Senterfitt provides a broad representation with respect to complex real estate matters including development agreements, condominium regimes, easements, acquisitions and sales, commercial leasing, title and survey matters, construction and architectural contracts for commercial and high end residential properties, negotiations of city and governmental agency agreements relating to property.  We also provide support as borrower and guarantor counsel or as lender's counsel with respect to project, construction and mezzanine financings.

OUR ATTORNEYS

LEE POTTS
Member

Tel: 512-614-4105

lpotts@pbsattorneys.com

Bar Admission

         State of Texas
 

Education
  • The University of Texas School of Law (J.D. w/ honors, 1999)

  • The University of Texas at Austin Red McCombs School of Business (M.P.A., Taxation, Dean’s Achievement Award, 1993)

  • The University of Texas at Austin Red McCombs School of Business (B.B.A., Accounting w/ honors, 1993)

 

Legal Experience
  • Potts Blacklock Senterfitt, PLLC, 2011-current

  • Brown McCarroll, LLP, 2009-2011

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP, 1999-2009

 

Honors
  • Super Lawyers 2019, 2020

  • Texas Rising Star, Super Lawyers 2009

  • Austin Monthly, Top Lawyers 2019, 2020

  • Austin Under 40, Finalist, Legal Category 2010

  • Leadership Austin, Essential Class of 2012
  • Leadership Westlake, Class of 2018

 

Charitable and Civic
  • CASA of Travis County, 2020 Vice Chair and Executive Committee

  • Westlake Chamber of Commerce, Board Member & Leadership Westlake Chair

  • Austin Bar Foundation Fellow

  • The Seton 50, Founder

  • Leadership Austin, Board of Directors 2014-2016

 

Other Licenses

        Certified Public Accountant, State of Texas

OUR VISION

Potts Blacklock Senterfitt began with the belief that there is a growing need for knowledgeable, dedicated lawyers who understand key business and real estate issues and can provide a wealth of experience on a variety of corporate and real estate law matters in a cost-effective manner.

 

Our team is comprised of former big-firm lawyers with business and real estate backgrounds and in-house experience. We are passionate about helping businesses grow and succeed, and we approach our work from the client’s perspective. Above all, at Potts Blacklock Senterfitt we are committed to getting projects done expertly and efficiently, and at a cost that makes business sense for our clients.

 
 

CONTACT

Potts Blacklock Senterfitt

OUR ADDRESS

4800 Bee Caves Road

Suite 100

Austin, Texas 78746

Email: firm@pbsattorneys.com

Tel:  512-614-4100

Fax: 737-931-5310

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Testimonials

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

— Peter Friedenberg, Sherin and Lodgen, LLP

Whenever my clients have a real estate deal in Texas, I ask Diane Senterfitt for assistance.  Whether it’s working as part of a team or handling the matter on her own, Diane’s thorough and thoughtful approach to even the most complicated issues makes the transaction move forward smoothly and quickly.  Her responsiveness, including nights and weekends, is simply off the charts. It is a pleasure working with Diane and I always look forward to the next opportunity to do so.

 
 

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