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Christopher R. Sullivan

Christopher Sullivan practices in the firm’s Real Estate Group, assisting clients in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures, leasing and financing. Chris is experienced serving as lead counsel on transactions and has represented developers, banks, government officials, non-profit corporations and companies ranging from small businesses to middle market and national companies. In this role, he frequently works cross-functionally with client C-Suite executives and in-house corporate, finance and legal departments.

Chris lives in Haddon Township, New Jersey with his wife and two children.  He frequently serves as a child advocate through the Philadelphia-based Support Center for Child Advocates.

Christopher R. Sullivan

Associate
Real Estate Group
267.535.5758
[email protected]

Education

Pennsylvania State University, The Dickinson School of Law (J.D., 2010)

St. Joseph’s University (B.A., cum laude, Honors Program, 2007)

Practice Areas

Admissions

Pennsylvania
New Jersey

Professional Highlights

Personal Associations:

Advocate, Philadelphia-based Support Center for Child Advocates

Recognitions & Accomplishments:

Named a Pennsylvania Rising Star by Super Lawyers (2017, 2018)

Member, First Judicial District of Pennsylvania Pro Bono Roll of Honor (2015, 2017)

Prior Experience:

Prior to joining Kleinbard, Chris was an associate at Parker McCay P.A. in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey where he practiced in the firm’s Corporate and Real Estate practice groups.  Chris began his career as a Deputy General Counsel in the Pennsylvania Office of General Counsel serving Governor Tom Corbett.

Representative Matters

  • Represented affordable housing developers on multiple transactions in excess of $100 million.
  • Represented non-profit corporations supporting Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education universities on multiple university student housing transactions in excess of $125 million.
  • Represented regional developer in acquisition, development and subsequent divestiture of land to national residential home builder.
  • Advised self-storage developer in acquisition and development of commercial properties.
  • Advised business owners in multimillion dollar sale of agricultural business and related real estate.
  • Advised regional banks in a variety of commercial business loans ranging from $10 million to $30 million.
  • Advised agricultural company as borrower in approximately $6 million equipment loan.
  • Represented gaming industry landlord in the negotiation, drafting and enforcement of various retail leases.
  • Represented national company in negotiating commercial office space leases in multiple U.S. markets.
  • Served as outside general counsel to a variety of small, middle market and national companies.

Christopher R. Sullivan

Associate
Real Estate Group
267.535.5758
[email protected]

Christopher Sullivan practices in the firm’s Real Estate Group, assisting clients in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures, leasing and financing. Chris is experienced serving as lead counsel on transactions and has represented developers, banks, government officials, non-profit corporations and companies ranging from small businesses to middle market and national companies. In this role, he frequently works cross-functionally with client C-Suite executives and in-house corporate, finance and legal departments.

Chris lives in Haddon Township, New Jersey with his wife and two children.  He frequently serves as a child advocate through the Philadelphia-based Support Center for Child Advocates.

Representative Matters

  • Represented affordable housing developers on multiple transactions in excess of $100 million.
  • Represented non-profit corporations supporting Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education universities on multiple university student housing transactions in excess of $125 million.
  • Represented regional developer in acquisition, development and subsequent divestiture of land to national residential home builder.
  • Advised self-storage developer in acquisition and development of commercial properties.
  • Advised business owners in multimillion dollar sale of agricultural business and related real estate.
  • Advised regional banks in a variety of commercial business loans ranging from $10 million to $30 million.
  • Advised agricultural company as borrower in approximately $6 million equipment loan.
  • Represented gaming industry landlord in the negotiation, drafting and enforcement of various retail leases.
  • Represented national company in negotiating commercial office space leases in multiple U.S. markets.
  • Served as outside general counsel to a variety of small, middle market and national companies.

Education

Pennsylvania State University, The Dickinson School of Law (J.D., 2010)

St. Joseph’s University (B.A., cum laude, Honors Program, 2007)

Admissions

Pennsylvania
New Jersey

Professional Highlights

Personal Associations:

Advocate, Philadelphia-based Support Center for Child Advocates

Recognitions & Accomplishments:

Named a Pennsylvania Rising Star by Super Lawyers (2017, 2018)

Member, First Judicial District of Pennsylvania Pro Bono Roll of Honor (2015, 2017)

Prior Experience:

Prior to joining Kleinbard, Chris was an associate at Parker McCay P.A. in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey where he practiced in the firm’s Corporate and Real Estate practice groups.  Chris began his career as a Deputy General Counsel in the Pennsylvania Office of General Counsel serving Governor Tom Corbett.