B. Taylor Gray
Taylor Gray’s practice is focused on all aspects of commercial real estate and commercial lending for clients across the United States. In the last five years, Taylor has represented public and private businesses and financial institutions with regards to more than $1 billion worth of commercial real estate transactions and more than $500 million worth of financing transactions.
Taylor advises developers, owner/operators, real estate investment trusts (REITs), and banks and institutional lenders on:
- Real Estate Matters – Advising on the acquisition, financing, development, leasing, management and disposition of commercial real estate and other assets with a special emphasis on multi-family, office, retail and self-storage REITs; advises on the entitlement process, including zoning, land use, and tax incentives.
- Financial Transactions – Advising on loan originations, modifications, note sales, workouts and foreclosures; negotiates large and small credit facilities for borrowers and lenders.
Prior to joining the firm, Taylor practiced at Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP and a predecessor commercial real estate firm.
Tennessee Bar Association
Media Mentions & Firm News
Best Lawyers® — Memphis Banking and Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year” (2023)
The Best Lawyers in America© — Banking and Finance Law; Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law; Real Estate Law (2015-2024)
Memphis Area Legal Services — W.J. Michael Cody Access to Justice Award (2017)
CALI Awards and Dean’s Awards for Academic Excellence — Torts I; Trial Advocacy; Elder Law Legal Clinic; Land Use Planning; Partnership Tax
Dean’s Distinguished Service Award