Sarah Deson concentrates her practice on complex real estate transactions with a particular focus on negotiating acquisitions, dispositions, leasing and financing.

Sarah counsels publicly and privately held companies, collaborating with their general counsels, in-house legal departments, chief investment officers and other stakeholders across industries including automotive, retail, self-storage, office, industrial, manufactured housing and waste management.

Clients value Sarah’s extensive legal experience, tenacity, calm demeanor during demanding negotiations and her ability to meet tight deadlines.



Representative Matters

  • Represented a Fortune 50 public company in the $136M acquisition of an industrial facility and loan assumption
  • Represented a privately held company in securing $63.5M and $66.5M financing for self-storage portfolio acquisitions
  • Represents publicly traded REITs in nationwide shopping center dispositions and acquisitions
  • Represents a public company tenant in the negotiation of national retail leases
  • Represents a national industrial tenant in the negotiation of national industrial leases
  • Represents a privately held company in the regular acquisition of self-storage properties





Professional & Community Involvement

State Bar of Michigan

Oakland County Bar Association

  • Real Estate Subcommittee

Colorado Bar Association

IWF – Michigan

Michigan Economic Growth Authority, Past Board Member

Michigan Humanities Council, Past Treasurer

News & Insights

Press Releases

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