Tracye M. McGaughy

972 759 1447
972 770 7841 (FAX)

tmcgaughy@higierallen.com

2711 North Haskell Ave
Suite 2400
Dallas, Texas 75204
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Tracye McGaughy practices primarily in the areas of commercial real estate, commercial lending, and corporate law. In addition to experience in transactional matters, Ms. McGaughy has experience in business and commercial litigation.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Real Estate Law
  • Lending and Secured Transactions
  • Corporate Law and Business Transactions
  • Commercial Real Estate Sales, Acquisitions, and Leasing

Representative Experience

  • Represent commercial purchasers and sellers in the sales and acquisition of real estate, review acquisition loan documents, and negotiate with lenders regarding loan terms
  • Draft and negotiate contracts and other documentation for the sale and acquisition of real estate
  • Counsel clients regarding land acquisition due diligence issues, including title and survey matters
  • Counsel clients and draft the necessary documentation for the formation of business entities
  • Draft and negotiate commercial leases on behalf of both landlords and tenants
  • Draft and negotiate contracts and other documentation for the sale and acquisition of businesses
  • Represent lenders and borrowers in loan transactions, as well as the foreclosure process

Education

  • B.A. degree from Baylor University
  • M.A. degree from California State University, Chico.
  • J.D. degree from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law
    • Board of Editors of the Texas Wesleyan Law Review, 1996-1999
    • Phi Delta Phi
    • Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court

Bar Admissions

  • Texas

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Legal Associations, Professional Affiliations, and Community Leadership

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association
    • Co-Chair of annual Christmas in July drive, 2001 to present.
  • Johnson County Humane Society – Past Board Member

Previous Professional Experience

  • Briefing Attorney for the Honorable Tom James at the Fifth District Court of Appeals in Dallas, 2000-2001
  • Clements, Allen, Woods, and Margolis, 2001-2007