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Dan Hopper focuses his practice on all aspects of commercial real estate and business transactions. He works with special servicers in the CMBS market and other financial institutions in connection with all aspects of real property secured loan workouts and REO dispositions. In addition, Dan assists companies with respect to the financing, acquisition, disposition, and leasing of commercial real property.

Listed among Texas’ top firms for Real Estate in Chambers USA 2020 by Chambers and Partners

Ranked among the top firms in the nation in Real Estate in The Legal 500 US 2020 by Legalease

National first-tier ranking and regional rankings in both Dallas and Houston for Real Estate Law in “Best Law Firms” 2020 by U.S. News-Best Lawyers®

Representative Matters

  • Represented a national developer in the multi-tranche financing of the first phase of a $600 million mixed-use development in Alpharetta, Georgia

Honors & Affiliations


  • Recommended Attorney, The Legal 500 US by Legalease (Real Estate), 2017


  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Dallas Bar Association, Real Property and Probate Section

Education & Admissions


  • J.D., 2007, magna cum laude, SMU Dedman School of Law; SMU Law Review Association 2005-2007, Winner, Best Casenote Award, SMU Law Review Association, 2006; Order of the Coif
  • B.B.A., 1997, summa cum laude, Abilene Christian University


  • Texas