As Fox’s Minnesota Office Administrator for the Real Estate Department, Jim represents mortgage banking clients nationwide in originating, selling and servicing loan transactions sold to secondary market investors, including Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and other financial institutions and securitization program participants. He has particular experience in FHA-insured multifamily, affordable and senior housing loan transactions.

Over the course of his commercial finance and commercial real estate legal career, Jim has handled numerous loan transactions involving a combination of construction and permanent financing for a wide variety of dwelling types and facilities.

Representative Matters

  • Represented a large national bank in financing numerous portfolios of senior housing facilities throughout the country.
  • Represented numerous mortgage banking firms in financing multifamily housing facilities in all regions of the country.

Before Fox Rothschild

Prior to joining Fox, Jim was a partner at Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly LLP.

Honors & Awards

  • Named as one of the leading real estate attorneys in Minnesota by Chambers USA
  • Included in a list of "Minnesota's Top Rated Lawyers" based on Martindale Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Ratings (2014)