Daniel N.French

Associate

Atlanta + 1.404.581.8955

Daniel French assists clients in achieving their goals in complex commercial real estate transactions. He advises lenders, developers, community development entities, investors, and owner-operators with single-asset and portfolio transactions involving health care, industrial, multifamily, office, retail, and mixed-use projects located throughout the United States.

Daniel's recent transactions on behalf of lenders include: a $210 million construction loan and a $80 million construction loan secured by a to-be-constructed mixed-use development in Midtown Atlanta; a $600 million syndicated revolving credit facility to a publicly traded homebuilder; and a $70 million syndicated construction loan secured by a to-be-constructed independent living, assisted living, and memory care facility in New York.

Daniel's practice also focuses on advising corporate clients with respect to their acquisition, disposition, leasing, and other real estate needs. In addition, he has experience representing lenders and community development entities in transactions involving new markets tax credits.

Daniel is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the Real Estate Section of the Atlanta Bar Association.

Experience

  • Wells Fargo provides $149 million secured loan for acquisition of office building in Seattle, WashingtonJones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, in connection with a $149 million loan for the acquisition of a 345,075 square foot office building located in Seattle, Washington.
  • Wells Fargo provides $170 million secured revolving credit facility to California-based homebuilderJones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, in connection with a $170 million secured revolving credit facility provided to a California-based homebuilder.
  • Wells Fargo Bank and Wells Fargo Securities provide $250 million unsecured revolving credit facility to California-based homebuilderJones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, as arranger and sole bookrunner, in connection with a $250 million unsecured revolving credit facility provided to a California-based homebuilder.
  • Wells Fargo provides financing for construction of mixed-use project in Atlanta, Georgia known as “Midtown Union"Jones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association in connection with aggregate loans in the amount of $300 million for the construction of a mixed-use project in Atlanta, Georgia known as “Midtown Union".
  • Wells Fargo provides $498.45 million loan secured by nine multifamily residential properties in Colorado, Georgia, North Carolina, Oregon, and TexasJones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, in connection with a $498.45 million loan secured by nine multifamily residential properties in Colorado, Georgia, North Carolina, Oregon, and Texas.
  • Webster Bank provides financing secured by 27 medical office buildingsJones Day advised Webster Bank N.A., as a lender, in connection with its acquisition of a portion of a credit facility secured by 27 medical office buildings.
  • Webster Bank provides acquisition financing for 121 unit, 232 bed student oriented multifamily project located in Bloomington, IndianaJones Day advised Webster Bank N.A. in connection with an acquisition loan secured by a 121 unit, 232 bed student oriented multifamily project located in Bloomington, Indiana.
  • Webster Bank provides acquisition financing for 132,548 square foot warehouse/distribution building in Bellmawr, New JerseyJones Day advised Webster Bank N.A. in connection with an acquisition loan secured by a 132,548 square foot warehouse/distribution building located in Bellmawr, New Jersey.
  • Fifth Third Bank provides construction loan for assisted living facility located in Cypress, CaliforniaJones Day advised Fifth Third Bank in connection with a $46.0 million construction loan secured by a to-be built 129-unit assisted living facility located in Cypress, California.
  • National bank provides financing for industrial portfolio located in eight statesJones Day represented a national bank as administrative agent and lead lender in connection with a $391.5 million syndicated loan secured by an industrial portfolio located in eight states.
  • Webster Bank provides $22.2 million construction loan for future 470,000 square foot warehouse/distribution building in Hazleton, PennsylvaniaJones Day advised Webster Bank N.A. in connection with a $22.2 million construction loan secured by a to-be built 470,000 square foot warehouse/distribution building located in Hazleton, Pennsylvania.
  • Wells Fargo Bank provides $865.7 million revolving and term loan facility secured by 120 industrial propertiesJones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, in connection with a $865.7 million revolving and term loan facility secured by 120 industrial properties spread across seven states.
  • Webster Bank provides financing for acquisition of two industrial properties in Newark, New JerseyJones Day advised Webster Bank, N.A. in connection with an acquisition and renovation loan secured by two industrial buildings located in Newark, New Jersey.
  • Webster Bank provides acquisition loan for warehouse/distribution building located in Mount Laurel, New Jersey.Jones Day advised Webster Bank, N.A. in connection with an acquisition loan secured by a 129,175 square foot warehouse/distribution building located in Mount Laurel, New Jersey.
  • Wells Fargo provides $550 million revolving credit facility to publicly traded homebuilderJones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, in connection with a $550 million revolving credit facility provided to a publicly traded homebuilder.
  • Wells Fargo provides $60 million construction loan in Milpitas, CaliforniaJones Day advised Wells Fargo, National Association in connection with an approximately $60 million construction loan secured by a to-be built 199-unit independent living, assisted living and memory care facility located in Milpitas, California.
  • HighBrook Income Property Fund refinances 21-building portfolio in Denver, ColoradoJones Day advised HighBrook Income Property Fund, LP in the $112.4 million refinancing of a 21-building office portfolio in Denver, Colorado opposite Annaly CRE LLC.
  • Wells Fargo amends and restates $225 million revolving credit facility provided to large mid-Atlantic homebuilderJones Day advised Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, in connection with the amendment and restatement of a $225 million revolving credit facility to a large mid-Atlantic homebuilder secured by real estate located in four States.
  • R. Patrick Marston sells portfolio of seven medical office buildings in Florida to Healthcare Trust of AmericaJones Day advised R. Patrick Marston in connection with the sale of a portfolio of seven medical office buildings in Florida to Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. including, inter alia, negotiation of property management agreements, right of first offer for future development opportunities in those markets, and rights of first refusal for the sale of additional buildings in those markets.
  • Wells Fargo provides $600 million revolving credit facility to publicly traded homebuilderJones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, in connection with a $600 million revolving credit facility provided to a publicly traded homebuilder.