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Matthew Sours

Matthew J. Sours

Phone: 404.504.7712
Fax: 404.365.9532

Matt Sours is a Partner in the firm’s Real Estate Development and Finance Practice. He primarily represents developers and investors in all phases of commercial transactions, including development projects, acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures and related loan closings for retail, medical, multi-family, hotel, industrial and office properties. Mr. Sours also provides leasing services for landlords and tenants in all asset classes.

Prior to joining Morris, Manning & Martin, Mr. Sours worked for a local retail developer in legal and business capacities and before that, Mr. Sours worked for a global law firm.

Representative Experience

  • Representation of retail developers in developing, leasing and selling shopping centers consisting of more than 3.5 million square feet in Florida, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, California and the Atlanta, Georgia metropolitan area.
  • Representation of developer in connection with development of a 410 unit apartment complex as part of a mixed-use development adjacent to a local sporting complex and equity and debt financing for portions of said development.
  • Representation of a developer in connection with the development of West Village, a mixed-use development on more than 50 acres consisting of retail, apartment, condominium and single- family components.
  • Representation of landlords and tenants in connection with retail, office and industrial leases totaling more than 5 million square feet.
  • Representation of student housing developer in connection with a 390 unit student housing complex in Columbia, South Carolina.
  • Representation of hotel developer in developing franchises for national hotel chains in Atlanta, Georgia and Montgomery, Alabama.
  • Representation of construction lender making loans in excess of $125 million for development of medical office buildings.
  • Representation of industrial property owner in acquiring a portfolio consisting of 17 properties in the Dallas, Texas metropolitan area.
  • Representation of developer of Goddard Schools in Florida, Tennessee and Texas.
  • Representation of developer in connection with a medical office building in metropolitan Dallas, Texas.


  • Selected, Best Lawyers, Real Estate Law, 2019 - 2024
  • Named,  Georgia Super Lawyer - Rising Star as noted by Atlanta magazine, 2005 - 2011

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