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John Green

John Green

Phone: 404.495.3686
Fax: 404.365.9532

John Green represents commercial real estate developers, owners, and investors in a variety of commercial transactions, including development, value add acquisition and disposition, joint ventures and financings for multi-family, retail, industrial and office properties. John also has extensive experience in both landlord and tenant-side leasing, borrower and lender representation in financing transactions, property management agreement negotiations and many other aspects of commercial real estate. His clients range from small local businesses to Fortune 500 companies.

Prior to attending law school, John attended West Point and served as an Infantry officer in the U.S. Army for six years. During that time, he obtained the rank of Captain, leading teams in diverse and challenging environments, including service in Arlington National Cemetery and deployment to Iraq.

Representative Experience

  • Represented multifamily developers in ground-up development and value-add acquisitions totaling over $250M from 2022-2023.
  • Represented borrowers in commercial real estate loan transactions totaling over $100M from 2022-2023.
  • Represented both large and small landlords and tenants, in 33 retail and office lease negotiations in 2023.
  • Worked with 2 national property management companies and multiple owners in negotiation of more than 40 property management agreements in 2023.
  • Assisted national real estate investment firm in acquisition and redevelopment of a 20-acre former Target-anchored shopping center in Roswell, Georgia.
  • Served as primary retail leasing attorney for mixed-use projects in Midtown Atlanta, Decatur, Chamblee and other retail shopping center projects nationwide.


  • Selected, Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Real Estate Law, 2024


  • Co-president, Emory Veterans Association, 2017-2018
  • Member, West Point Society of Atlanta