Areas of Practice
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Real Estate Law
  • General Contract Law
Recognition
  • "Super Lawyer", Thomson Reuters, 2017
  • "Rising Star", Thomson Reuters, 2012 - 2014
  • "Houston's Top Lawyers", H Magazine, 2011, 2013, 2014
Board Certifications

Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Address
  • 2500 Tanglewilde, Suite 275                                      
  • Houston, Texas 77063
Education
  • University of Texas, Austin B.A., History
  • South Texas College of Law, J.D.

Brett Slobin | (713) 871-1133, ext. 4| bslobin@slobinlaw.com

Brett Slobin joined Slobin & Slobin, P.C. in 2004. Prior to joining the firm he practiced law at Littlepage & Associates, P.C. and at Manning, Gosda & Arredondo, LLP, in Houston, Texas. Brett is Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Brett has experience in a wide range of business, contract and real estate law matters, including the drafting and review of limited partnership agreements, company agreements, shareholders' agreements, purchase and sale agreements, earnest money contracts, commercial leases and various other contracts.

Some of Brett's work includes:

  • Represented real estate developers in connection with the acquisition and disposition of over $300,000,000 of real property with and without improvements.
  • Represented developers of multi-family housing in connection with the negotiation and obtaining of over $400,000,000 in construction financing.
  • Represented landlords and tenants in connection with the leasing of over 100,000 square feet of retail and office space.
  • Represented clients in connection with the drafting and negotiation of earnest money contracts, letters of intent, loan commitments, construction contracts and various other agreements.
  • Represented clients in connection with the formation of business entities, the drafting of limited partnership agreements/company agreements and the drafting and negotiation of related contractual matters.
  • Represented clients in connection with the drafting and negotiation of buy/sell agreements, non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements, releases, indemnity agreements and service agreements.

Brett recieved his JD from South Texas College of Law where he participated in Moot Court/Mock Trial and was a member of the Environmental Law Society. He received a B.A. in history from the University of Texas at Austin, where he was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society and the University of Texas Judicial Service Organization.

Brett is licensed to practice law in Texas and is a member of the State Bar of Texas. He is admitted to practice before the Southern District of Texas. He is a member of the American Bar Association, and he is a member of the Council for the Real Estate Law Section of the Houston Bar Association.

Brett has published a number of articles in periodicals and newspapers such as the Houston Chronicle, the Houston Business Journal and the Texas Bond Buyer Extra. Brett has also given presentations on a variety of different topics, from business entity formation to the liabilities and responsibilities of directors of non-profit corporations. Brett was selected in 2017 by Thomson Reuters to be on the Texas Super Lawyers list, an honor reserved for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice. Only 5% of attorneys in Texas receive this distinction. Brett was also named to the "Rising Star" list by Thomson Reuters and the publishers of Texas Monthly in 2012, 2013 and 2014.  "Rising Stars" are voted on by "Super Lawyers" who have seen them in action. Only the attorneys who receive the top 2.5% of the vote are named "Rising Stars." Additionally, Brett was selected as one of Houston's Top Lawyers by H Magazine in 2011, 2013 and 2014.