PEOPLE

Matthew W. Lasley

Senior Attorney
lasley.matthew@dorsey.com

Overview

Matt’s clients appreciate his practical and straightforward approach to navigating and achieving their real estate objectives.
Matt has represented corporate clients nationwide in a broad range of commercial real estate matters, including: handling all aspects of sales and acquisitions of office and industrial properties; leasing of office and industrial properties on behalf of both landlords and tenants; and real estate due diligence with respect to joint ventures for residential development.

Education & Admissions

William Mitchell College of Law (J.D., 2004), cum laude

Indiana University (B.A., Political Science)

Admissions

  • Minnesota

Languages

  • English

Experience

Representative Experience

  • Represented a national real estate investor in the acquisition of a three-building industrial portfolio totaling 750,000+ square feet.
  • Represented a local real estate investor in the acquisition of a 200-unit apartment building.
  • Represented a Fortune 300 company in connection with dozens of office and industrial leases nationwide.
  • Represented a medical device company in connection with several office and industrial leases nationwide.
  • Served as real estate due diligence counsel to institutional investors in connection with the placement of real estate joint venture equity.

Industries & Practices

  • Real Estate & Land Use

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • City of Lakes Community Land Trust, Board Member (various executive committee roles), December 2010 – December 2019

Accolades

  • Included in a list of “Rising Stars” by Super Lawyers Magazine (2009)