Consuella Simmons Taylor



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Connie Simmons Taylor handles commercial real estate transactions of all asset types, representing primarily developers/owners. She advises clients in a wide variety of matters relating to office and retail leasing; acquisition, disposition and financing and development of real property.

Ms. Simmons Taylor has significant office leasing experience in various U.S. metropolitan markets, including Houston, Miami, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.

Related Experience


  • Refinancing of several office buildings and regional shopping malls in Houston, San Francisco and Minneapolis, including several portfolio financings for Hines development funds

Landlord Representations

  • Various office leasing transactions involving up to 1,000,000 square feet of office space in a single transaction
  • Retail leasing and development of shopping centers in Houston’s Baybrook area, including numerous leasing transactions with national retailers

Tenant Representations

  • Lease of approximately 500,000 square feet of space for a major utility company
  • Leases of square footage ranging from 10,000 to over 100,000 square feet of space for energy companies and other corporate clients

Awards & Community

Recognized in Chambers USA, 2011-2018

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, 2006-2018

Recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer-Rising Star (Thomson Reuters), 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009


Publications, Speeches & Presentations

SNDAs and Estoppels

Speeches & Presentations

State Bar of Texas Advanced Real Estate Law Course