Brent is a partner with Stahl, Davies, Sewell, Chavarria & Friend, LLP where he works on Wind and Solar Energy projects, Commercial Real Estate transactions, Property Tax Abatements, and Corporate matters. He assists energy developers on utility-scale wind, solar and natural gas energy plant projects with lease, development, easement, title, survey, purchase/sale, option, permitting, property tax, and surface vs. mineral estate issues. He recently worked on energy projects in Texas, California, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Kansas and New Mexico and his energy project work over the last 15+ years includes more than 6 GW of generating capacity. Brent is Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, representing real estate clients with purchase, sale, financing, and leasing transactions. He also helps with formation of partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations.
Brent received his J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law, where he served as Articles Editor of the American Journal of Criminal Law and graduated with Honors. He received a degree in Finance from The University of Texas at Austin, where he graduated with Honors.
- Representing buyers, borrowers, lenders, sellers, landlords and tenants in commercial real estate purchase, sale, financing, and leasing transactions (land deals, office building transactions, retail transactions, multifamily transactions, and industrial/warehouse transactions).
- Representing renewable energy developers with leases, purchases, easements, property tax incentives (Texas Chapter 312 and Chapter 313 property tax agreements), title and survey review, and surface waiver agreements for wind energy and solar energy projects.
- Representing natural gas energy developers on real estate matters, mineral estate accommodation agreements, and property tax incentive arrangements for gas-fired generation plants.
- Representing buyers and sellers in asset and equity purchase and sale transactions.
The lawyers of Stahl, Davies, Sewell, Chavarria & Friend, LLP, unless otherwise indicated in an individual lawyer’s biography, are not certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.