Thomas Klanderman’s practice involves all facets of commercial real estate, including: acquisitions; sales; mortgage and mezzanine financings; joint venture arrangements; hotel franchise and management arrangements; and leasing transactions relating to office buildings, hotels, multifamily rental properties, commercial condominiums, shopping centers, and other real estate projects. He counsels financial institutions, developers, equity investors, landlords and tenants, and hotel owners and operators.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Thomas was a partner in the corporate practice of another international law firm.
Georgetown University Law Center, 1996, Juris Doctor
State University of New York at Binghamton, 1992, Bachelor of Arts
District of Columbia
Clerkship to the Superior Court of the District of Columbia (1996 - 1998)
Awards and Affiliations
Ranked, Real Estate, District of Columbia, Chambers USA (2015–2018)
Up and Coming, Real Estate, District of Columbia, Chambers USA (2014)
Recommended, Real estate, The Legal 500 (2013–2014, 2016, 2018)
Member, Former Chair of the Board of Directors, AHC Inc. (formerly Arlington Housing Corporation), a Virginia nonprofit developer that provides low and moderate income housing in Northern Virginia, Baltimore, MD, and elsewhere
Member, Executive Committee, DC Chapter of the Real Estate Lenders Association
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Leadership Arlington
Former Member and Board Chair, Arlington Food Assistance Center