T. Atkins Roberts Jr.

Partner
Representative Experience
  • General Experience
    • Developers' counsel for $25 million in low-income housing tax credits
      Represented multiple housing developers in successful bids for low-income housing tax credits totaling more than $25 million for three multifamily construction projects in metro Birmingham. 

      Divestiture of a manufacturing plant in Mexico
      Lead counsel in the sale of assets including a manufacturing plant and metal products for a manufacturing company located in Mexico.

      Establishment of an Argentine subsidiary
      Lead counsel to a large privately owned corporation in establishing a corporate subsidiary and business presence in Argentina.

      Representation of hydroelectric plant owner in Panama
      Counsel to the owner of a hydroelectric plant in a $350 million+ dispute regarding the EPC contractor of the plant in Panama.

      Construction and equity investment to Anne Place Apartments, Ltd.
      Developer’s counsel in the acquisition of real property and development of a 130-unit multi-family affordable housing project with the sale of LIHTC to a financial institution investor.

      Construction and equity investment to McKenzie Court II, Ltd.
      Developer’s counsel on a multiphase affordable rental housing project using HOPE VI and LIHTC.

      Creation of housing tax credit fund
      Representation of a bank, real estate investments company and developer in connection with the creation of a housing tax credit fund for high-income individual and corporate investors.

      Establishment of a warehouse and manufacturing plant
      Represented a public U.S. corporation in establishing a warehouse and manufacturing plant in Mexico.

      Negotiation of architectural services agreement
      Assisted a large architectural firm in the negotiations of an architectural services agreement in connection with the building of a hospital in Lima, Peru.

      Project involving HOPE VI and LIHTC
      Developer’s counsel on a multiphase affordable rental housing project using HOPE VI and LIHTC.

      Purchase of approximately $8 million in low-income housing tax credits
      Represented a tax credit investor in connection with the purchase of approximately $8 million in low-income housing tax credits in a multi-family housing project of 365-units being developed in Atlanta, Georgia.

      Sale of Georgia State Housing Tax Credits
      Lead counsel to a private equity firm in the sales transaction of more than $7 million in 2010 Georgia State Housing Tax Credits to a large corporate investor.