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Travis McNellie serves as the Firm’s Fort Worth Office Leader and focuses his practice on commercial lease transactions on both a state and national level. While the majority of his time is spent representing institutional landlords of office and industrial projects, Travis also has extensive experience representing tenants.

Along with his leasing-focused practice, Travis has experience in many related areas, including acquisition, development, and disposition of various types of real property.

Representative Matters

  • Represented a national hotel chain in the sale of over 600 properties
  • Represented a private equity real estate investment firm in connection with more than 125 million square feet of industrial space leased throughout the nation
  • Represented a privately held real estate organization in the leasing of office and industrial properties
  • Represented the region’s largest Class A office building owners
  • Represented a hotel chain in the sale of its North American properties for a total sales price of $1.9 billion
  • Represented a global food company in its lease of industrial, office, and retail spaces across the United States, including a 200,000-square-foot industrial facility in California, a 190,000-square-foot industrial facility in New Mexico, a 170,000-square-foot industrial facility in Florida, a 28,000-square-foot office facility in Texas, and a 20,000-square-foot industrial facility in New York
  • Represented the landlord in a Houston office lease of 263,000 square feet of space with total rent in excess of $61 million
  • Represented the developer of a 145,000-square-foot San Antonio office building in the lease of the entire building to a single tenant
  • Represented the landlord in a 48,000-square-foot, full floor lease of an Austin office building
  • Represented the landlord in a Houston office lease of 78,000 square feet of space with total rent in excess of $17 million
  • Represented the tenant in a 26,000-square-foot, full floor lease of downtown Houston office space
  • Represented the owner of a Houston office project containing more than 350,000 square feet of space
  • Represented a downtown Dallas office tower owner in a lease for corporate office and hotel space

Honors & Affiliations


  • Texas Super Lawyers® by Thomson Reuters (Real Estate), 2018-2019
  • Texas Rising Stars® by Thomson Reuters (Real Estate), 2010-2012, 2014-2017
  • Top Attorneys (Real Estate) by Fort Worth, Texas magazine, 2007-2013, 2015-2019


  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association

Education & Admissions


  • J.D., 2003, magna cum laude, Texas Tech University School of Law
  • B.B.A., 1999, Tarleton State University


  • Texas