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Duane Morris Welcomes Real Estate Partner Tom Galli

January 15, 2021

WASHINGTON, January 15, 2021Tom Galli has joined Duane Morris LLP as a partner in the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group. Prior to joining Duane Morris, Galli was a partner at Seyfarth Shaw LLP.

“Our Real Estate group is a high-performing practice, and its ongoing success is an important component of our strategy as a national, leading law firm,” said Matthew A. Taylor, Chairman and CEO of Duane Morris. “With Tom’s experience and relationships, we anticipate new growth opportunities as data center, large development and public-private partnership projects move ahead in the United States.”

“Tom’s extensive experience on large-scale real estate transactions, distressed assets and complex financing arrangements will be a significant and synergistic boost to our Real Estate capabilities,” said George Kroculick, co-chair of the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group. “We are delighted that Tom has chosen to join us. His skillset and client base are great complements to those of our practice group,” added Chester Lee, Real Estate Practice Group co-chair.

“I am pleased to be part of a thriving Real Estate group. Duane Morris represents a great strategic fit for clients with its large platform of offices across the U.S., in London and across Asia, and the breadth of sophistication of its business practices, particularly its Real Estate Practice Group. I am looking forward to being part of the firm’s collaborative culture and applying it to my practice,” Galli said.

With more than 30 years of experience, Galli represents clients on real estate transactions and developments for data center, mixed-use, office, industrial, stadium, arena, retail and multifamily properties. He regularly represents private equity firms, REITs, publicly traded companies, developers, private companies and government agencies in a variety of real estate transactions and developments.

Galli is a 1988 graduate of Stanford School of Law and earned his B.S., magna cum laude, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1985.

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