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Steven J. Charnquist

Steven J. Charnquist is an attorney with an extensive and diverse commercial real estate and intellectual property practice with emphasis on the representation of clients in connection with all facets of the acquisition, financing, development, leasing and operation of multi-family residential properties.

Mr. Charnquist graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1989 with full majors in Real Estate, Marketing, and Finance. He received his Masters in Business Administration in Finance from the University of Houston in 1990, and his Doctor of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law in 1993.

Mr. Charnquist entered the commercial real estate industry in 1989 as a multi-family property development analyst with Sage Properties Corporation and remained with the company throughout his post-graduate education, obtaining a management position and ownership interest in the company. Upon admittance to the State Bar of Texas, Mr. Charnquist began the private practice of law.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • General Business / Corporate Matters
  • Mergers / Acquisitions / Joint Ventures
  • Intellectual Property and Technology
  • Entertainment

Honors, Designations, and Activities

  • Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section of the State Bar of Texas – Member
  • Corporate Counsel Section of the State Bar of Texas – Member
  • Entertainment and Sports Law Section of the State Bar of Texas – Member
  • Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts – Advisory Board Member
  • Devonshire Place Neighborhood Association – Acting President
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Academic Honor Society – Member
  • Certified Mediator in compliance with the Texas Alternative Dispute Resolution Procedures Act