Popbar Brings Gelato-on-a-Stick to DFW

A CTST client is bringing the Popbar franchise to DFW, introducing the Metroplex to gelato, sorbetto, and yogurt on a stick, with a menu of 40-plus rotating flavors, along with dippings and toppings. CTST has represented a Popbar franchisee in obtaining leases for two different DFW locations, with the first to open in WestBend...

Free Range Concepts to Add The Rustic Next to Convention Center in Houston

CTST client Free Range Concepts continues to grow its brand - this time adding The Rustic next door to Houston's downtown convention center. This location will feature a retractable roof to accommodate The Rustic's well known live music venue. CTST has assisted Free Range Concepts in all aspects related to the leasing, design, and...

Two CTST Attorneys Recognized as Texas Super Lawyers

CTST is proud to announce that members Mark Knowles and Aaron Tobin have been selected by their peers as 2017 Texas Super Lawyers. Only 5 percent of the total lawyers in the state are selected as Super Lawyers. To develop the list of Texas' Super Lawyers, researchers conduct a statewide survey asking attorneys to...

CTST Adds To Its Growing Labor and Employment Practice

Sandra Jonas joins CTST as an associate in the labor and employment group.  Sandra earned her J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law.  Sandra is a graduate of Leicester University in England earning a Master of Applied Linguistics and the Thomson Rivers University at Humber College in Toronto, Canada earning a Bachelor...

CTST Adds To Its Growing Litigation Practice

Vanessa Rosa-Kubik recently joined CTST as an associate focusing on commercial litigation.  Vanessa earned her J. D., Summa Cum Laude, from Texas Tech University School of Law.  Vanessa is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame earning a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, while at the same time a walk-on member of the...

Epic Real Estate Partners Acquires Ventana Village in Tucson, Arizona

CTST client Epic Real Estate Partners continues to acquire significant retail properties nationwide.  CTST represented Epic Real Estate Partners in its recent acquisition of Ventana Village, a grocery-anchored neighborhood center in Tucson, Arizona. Click here to read more about the Ventana Village acquisition.

Lincoln Property Company Sells Various Shopping Centers

CTST client Lincoln Property Company has recently sold 2 shopping centers in the Dallas area. CTST assisted Lincoln Property Company relating to the sale of Turtle Creek Village and Lakewood Shopping Center. Read here about the Turtle Creek Village sale. Read here about the Lakewood Shopping Center sale.

CTST Prepares Meals at Ronald McDonald House of Dallas

CTST prepared dinner at Ronald McDonald House of Dallas on July 27, 2017. This is an annual event for the Firm, and, as always, the attorneys and staff who participated were very excited and humbled to have the opportunity to prepare dinner for the children and families at RMHD.

Blue Star Development

The ninth location of Cane Rosso as well as the second brick-and-mortar version of Cow Tipping Creamery is set to open at the Star on July 31, 2017. CTST prepared and negotiated the Cane Rosso Lease on behalf of Blue Star Retail. Click here to read more

Blue Star Development

CTST client Blue Star has officially opened the 300-room Omni Hotel at the Star in Frisco, Texas, boasting 24,000 square feet of meeting space, a coffee and wine bar, and a rooftop pool. The hotel also features the newest location for “Neighborhood Services”, from chef Nick Badovinus, which opened its doors on July 24th.  Click 

Legacy West Grand Opening

CTST client The Karahan Cos. officially opened its Legacy West project in Plano, Texas, with a "grand opening" event that took place June 2-4, 2017. The mixed-use development consists of over 300,000 square feet of retail, restaurant, and office space. For more information, click here and here

Construction begins on Dallas Midtown Project

CTST client Beck Ventures broke ground on construction of its 70+ acre "Dallas Midtown" project, a mixed-use development in North Dallas that will replace the existing Valley View Mall. The first phase will be anchored by a flagship Life Time Fitness, which will be the company's largest location once constructed, along with a Cinépolis...

Respected Transactional Law Firm Adds Top Business Litigation and Restructuring Team to Form Condon Tobin Sladek Thornton

DALLAS – Attorneys from two established and respected Dallas boutique law firms have joined to create Condon Tobin Sladek Thornton, a regional full-service business law firm with collective expertise in a wide range of practice areas including commercial real estate; banking and corporate transactions; and complex litigation including business disputes, bankruptcy and restructuring, and...

CTS Welcomes Real Estate Associate

CTS is excited to announce that Christopher D. Eisenlohr has joined the firm. Chris’ practice experience has been focused in commercial real estate since earning a J.D., cum laude, from SMU Dedman School of Law. Chris also graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing. Prior to joining CTS,...

Epic Real Estate Partners Acquires New Shopping Centers

CTS client Epic Real Estate Partners is actively acquiring shopping centers throughout the country. CTS assisted Epic Real Estate Partners in all aspects related to the acquisitions of (i) Sprouts Crossing and Wellington Place in Hurst, TX, (ii) Northlake Shopping Center in Mandeville, LA, and (iii) The Shops of Forest Hill in Germantown, TN Read...

Legacy West Development

CTS client Fehmi Karahan (The Karahan Cos.) discusses status of Legacy West development at annual ULI meeting:  read here

New Associate Joins the Firm

CTS is excited to announce that Alex J. Prescott has joined the firm. Alex’s practice experience has been focused in commercial real estate and finance since earning a J.D., cum laude, from SMU Dedman School of Law. Alex also graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics....

Dallas Midtown Project

CTS client Scott Beck is quoted in article regarding proposed 20-acre public park as focal point of Dallas Midtown development (click here to read more).

CTS welcomes a paralegal

CTS is excited to welcome Deedra Vines to our team of paralegals. Deedra brings almost two decades of experience in real estate transactions. Deedra can be contacted here.

Restaurants joining The Star in Spring 2017

The Dallas Cowboys have announced some well-known Dallas restaurants selected to join The Star, part of the new Cowboys World Headquarters facility in Frisco, including MiCocina, Liberty Burger, and Dee Lincoln Prime. Other restaurants including City Works and Tupelo Honey are also set to open at The Star in Spring 2017. Working with Lincoln...

Dallas Midtown’s TIF District

CTS client Scott Beck (Beck Ventures, Inc.) worked tirelessly with the City of Dallas to establish a tax increment financing (TIF) district relating to the development of Dallas Midtown.  Click here to read more.

Big-name Dallas chefs coming to Legacy West

The best of DFW chefs are signing on with Legacy Hall (food hall) at the Legacy West mixed-use project under development by CTS client Fehmi Karahan (The Karahan Cos.).  Click here to read more.

The Star in Frisco, TX

The Dallas Cowboys have unveiled plans for the retail portion of the word-class new development – The Star in Frisco, Texas.  CTS has been actively engaged with Lincoln Property Company in completing leases with restaurants and retailers, with space schedule to be delivered in early 2017.

An Inside Look at Legacy West’s Food Hall

Click here for an inside look at the multi-faceted food hall/beer garden/craft brewery concept planned for CTS client Fehmi Karahan's (The Karahan Cos.) Legacy West development in Plano, TX.

Legacy West is on an Award-Winning Spree

CTS is proud of our client Fehmi Karahan (The Karahan Cos.) who has been racking up various awards of late in connection with his Legacy West mixed-use development in Plano, TX.  Click here and here to read more.

New Attorney – Gregory A. Kline

CTS is pleased to announce that Gregory A. Kline has joined the firm.   Greg brings with him over 17 years of legal experience in a wide array of commercial real estate matters, specializing in the representation of national, regional and local landlords and tenants in the negotiation and documentation of retail leases,...

Get an Inside Look at Legacy West in Plano, TX

Click here for an inside look at Legacy West, the thriving mixed-used development in Plano, TX.  Condon Thornton Sladek has been actively engaged in the development of the mixed-use retail/restaurant/office/multi-family component of Legacy West and is proud to be associated with Fehmi Karahan, the master developer of Legacy West.

Development underway at Dallas Midtown

Development of Dallas Midtown is underway, as detailed in a recent Dallas Business Journal article (click here).  Condon Thornton Sladek has been actively engaged in the development of Dallas Midtown and is proud to be associated with Beck Ventures, the master developer of the project

JP Morgan Chase lands at thriving Legacy West mixed-use development in Plano, TX

Highlighted in several recent articles (here and here), JP Morgan Chase plans to move at least 6,000 employees to a 50+ acre multi-building regional campus within the thriving Legacy West mixed-use development in Plano, TX.  Condon Thornton Sladek has been actively engaged in the development of the mixed-use retail/restaurant/office/multi-family component of...

Welcome to the new Condon Thornton Sladek website

When we embarked on redesigning the Condon Thornton Sladek website, we had a few fundamental goals. To start with, we wanted the experience of visiting ctst.tailfish-androvett.com to leave visitors with an accurate reflection of our firm and our values, the work we perform and our approach to clients and their projects. We didn’t want it...