Chad S. Smith

Chad Smith is an experienced real estate lawyer who has helped both sellers and purchasers of all types of real estate, including raw land, office complexes, industrial projects and retail centers. Mr. Smith is regularly involved in retail, office, warehouse and ground lease negotiations on behalf of both landlords and tenants. He has experience in real estate development, including the negotiation and preparation of declarations of covenants, conditions and restrictions, easement agreements, development agreements, construction agreements and the formation of property owners' associations. He has represented both borrowers and lenders in residential and commercial lending transactions including construction loans, development loans, and purchase and sale transactions, as well as both wind energy development companies and individual landowners during negotiations of wind energy leases. Mr. Smith also does general contract work, including the formation of entities and the sale and purchase of businesses.

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate


  • B.A., The University of Texas at Austin
  • J.D., The University of Texas School of Law
  • Mr. Smith attended La Universidad de País Vasco (San Sebastián, Spain - Fall 1999). 

Bar Admissions

  • 2000, Texas


Contact Chad S. Smith

Contact Chad S. Smith

Jackson Walker LLP
100 Congress Avenue
Suite 1100
Austin, Texas  78701
Phone: 512.236.2029
Fax: 512.391.2117


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Travis County, Texas