Marc Douglas Glenn has extensive experience representing clients in all areas of real estate and lending, including in the acquisition, disposition, financing, development, leasing, subleasing and foreclosure of commercial, industrial and multifamily real estate. Mr. Glenn’s clients include Fortune 100 companies, global financial institutions, nationwide apartment developers, national outdoor advertising companies and state educational institutions, as well as local retail and industrial developers. Prior to joining Taylor English, Mr. Glenn was a member of Powell Goldstein LLP (now Bryan Cave LLP).
Mr. Glenn serves as co-chair of the Real Estate, the Lending and Corporate Finance and the Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy practice groups at Taylor English. In this role, Mr. Glenn leads a Real Estate and Finance practice that continued to grow every year since 2007, even during recessionary times.
Mr. Glenn was appointed by the government of the Republic of Iceland as consul, and he currently serves in this diplomatic post. In this capacity, he serves Icelandic citizens in Georgia and the surrounding states, assisting in various matters related to immigration and local laws. In addition, he represents the government of Iceland at international and business events in Georgia and around the United States.
Mr. Glenn and his wife, Kimberly, live in Sandy Springs with their children, Jonah, Asher and Isabella, and their dog, Conner.
Consul of Iceland (appointed by the government of the Republic of Iceland)
International Council of Shopping Centers
State Bar of Georgia
The Epstein School, Board of Trustees, 2015-present
Mr. Glenn was appointed by President Bill Clinton to serve as a member of the Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance. He served with a number of distinguished members of the academic community, including the chancellor of a large university system. The committee was charged with providing advice directly to Congress and the president on all matters relating to financial assistance to students seeking undergraduate and graduate degrees.
Represented a global bank in the workout of more than $1 billion in loans and real estate, including modifications, foreclosures, renewals and the sale of owned real estate.
Represented a national bank in a complex bond financing transaction and $35 million loan to facilitate the development of a new residential tower in midtown Atlanta.
Represented a national real estate developer in the acquisition of more than $100 million in multi-family properties in the southeast United States, including the negotiation and closing of loans to finance each acquisition.
Represented numerous national, regional and local banks in providing state law opinions and local-counsel review of loans secured by real estate located in Georgia.
Represented a nationally-recognized university in the acquisition, development, financing and operation of a multi-building technology research park located in downtown Atlanta, including in negotiation and completion of numerous complex leases with technology and medical research companies.
Represented numerous clients in the leasing of retail, industrial and office space, including a national real estate holding and management company, a major local hospital, multiple local restaurants and a major pharmaceutical company.
Represented a nationally-recognized university in the closing of a $45 million bond refinancing transaction on a downtown Atlanta tower, including extensive real estate lease restructuring.
Represented a multi-national restaurant company in the rebuild and redevelopment more than 100 properties located in 25 states.
Represented a national outdoor advertising company in the closing of more than 100 billboard and property acquisitions in the southeastern, northeastern and midwest United States, and in related financing and leasing transactions.
Represented a regional bank in the workout of more than $500 million in loans and real estate, including modifications, foreclosures, renewals, sales and related tasks, and the sale of owned real estate.
Represented a primary United States federal agency in the closing and receivership of dozens of Georgia banks, including the reconstruction and analysis of collateral holdings, the foreclosure and disposition of loans, and the sale of owned real estate.
Represented one of the world’s largest investment and insurance companies in dozens of real estate secured loan transactions.
Represented on the of largest apartment owners in the country in the disposition of numerous affordable housing complexes.
Represented a joint venture of two nationally-recognized universities in the acquisition and development of a unique shared library facility, and in the closing of a $26 million bond transaction to finance the construction of the facility.
Represented a nationally-recognized university in the acquisition and award of two substantial grants from the Economic Development Administration of the United States Department of Commerce.
Represented a primary United States federal agency, as receiver, in the sale of more than 200 commercial, retail and industrial properties.
Represented a multi-national bank in the workout of more than $300 million in loans and real estate, including modifications, foreclosures, renewals, sales and related tasks.
Experience includes representation of a large international restaurant operator in the review of title, survey, site plans and utility plans for the rebuild and development of existing locations, and representation of purchasers and ground lessees of vacant land in Florida and Georgia for development of new restaurant spaces.
Experience includes representation as closing counsel in over 100 sales of REO commercial and residential property, and representation as closing counsel in numerous closings of commercial property.
Represented one of the world's leading foodservice retailers in the rebuild and redevelopment of more than 100 properties throughout the United States.
Represented one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world in the acquisition of hundreds of fee properties and billboard easements throughout the Southeast, Midwest and Eastern United States.
Represented a privately held marketing and advertising company in obtaining a $5 million term loan from a prominent national lender, which loan was secured by multiple regional office locations spanning six states in the U.S.
Extensive experience includes representation of tenants in the leasing of a 157,000 warehouse and industrial space in Utah, a 105,000 sq. foot warehouse space in Ohio, a 103,000 office and warehouse space in Tennessee, a 63,000 sq. foot warehouse and manufacturing space in Texas, and a 32,000 sq. foot office and warehouse space in Georgia.
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- Atlanta Real Estate Roundtable, with Marsh & McLennan Cos. and Reznick GroupMarch 2012
- Atlanta Student Housing Summit, BizNowJune 2011
- Distressed Asset Conference, with King & Spalding and Newmark Knight FrankMay 2010
- February 21, 2013
11 Taylor English Duma attorneys have been included on this year’s Georgia Super Lawyers list, with an additional nine attorneys being recognized on the Georgia Rising Stars list.
The Super Lawyers selection process is a comprehensive, good-faith and detailed attempt to produce a list of lawyers that have attained high peer recognition, meet ethical standards and have demonstrated a degree of achievement in their field. Only 5 percent of the lawyers in the ...
- December 5, 2012
Taylor English Duma LLP is pleased to announce that 17 attorneys have been selected for inclusion in Georgia Trend’s 10th annual 2012 Legal Elite. Legal Elite is a list for Georgia’s top attorneys in certain practice areas as selected by their peers. To compile this list, Georgia Trend polled several thousand members of the State Bar of Georgia asking them to nominate the most effective attorneys in 20 different practice areas. The Taylor English attorneys ...
- February 28, 2012
Atlanta (February 24, 2012) – Taylor English Duma LLP is pleased to announce sixteen attorneys were recognized as Georgia Super Lawyers: nine as Super Lawyers and seven as Rising Stars. The Super Lawyers will be listed in the March 2012 edition of Atlanta magazine and Georgia Super Lawyers. The named attorneys and their designated areas of specialty are:
Georgia Super Lawyers
William A. Clineburg, Jr. Business Litigation
Foy R. Devine Personal Injury ...
- June 23, 2009
Taylor English Duma LLP is proud to announce that four of the firm's lawyers were named Super Lawyers in the latest edition of the Super Lawyers magazine. The publication selects America's best private practice lawyers, and this year the honor went to David Baker, Paul Durdaller, Bill Leonard and Marc Taylor, with Marc Glenn and Aaron Kowan named as Rising Stars. The list is published as a supplement to major newspapers and mailed to 25,000 CEOs and corporate counsels ...
- Real Estate
- Lending and Corporate Finance
- Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy
- Health Care
- Leisure and Hospitality
- Litigation and Dispute Resolution
- Restaurant, Food and Beverage, and Licensing
- Sports, Entertainment and Media
- Real Estate
- Financial Institutions
- Health Care
- Leisure and Hospitality
- Restaurant, Food and Beverage
- Sports, Entertainment and Media
University of Virginia School of Law, JD, 1999
- Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Virginia-Journal of Sports & The Law, 1997-1999
The University of Texas at Austin, BA, with honors, Phi Beta Kappa, 1996
Georgia Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2005-2007, 2009, 2011-2014
Georgia Trend Legal Elite, Real Estate Law, 2012-2013