woodsd-bio-lg

David T. Woods

Shareholder, Management Committee

Phone: 314.854.0401

Fax: 314.726.6786

vcard

Assistant

Tasha Behnen

314.854.0412

David is a member of the Firm’s Real Estate and Tax Credit Financing Practice Groups, and a member of the Firm’s Management Committee.  David focuses his practice on all areas of commercial real estate, with a particular emphasis on transactions involving Federal and State historic, low-income housing, renewable energy and new markets tax credits.  David has represented owners, tax credit investors, lenders and non-for-profit organizations in all forms of commercial real estate developments.  Transactions in which David has been involved have included development incentives such as tax-exempt bonds, tax increment financing, transportation development districts and tax abatement.  He has also represented numerous landlords and tenants in the negotiation of leases for retail, office and industrial properties.

Expand All Tabs

  • Representative Experience

    • Represented Federal and State tax credit investor in low income housing tax credit projects throughout Missouri
    • Represented developer on acquisition and rehabilitation of $60,000,000 historic hotel in San Antonio, Texas using Federal Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits
    • Represented developer in multi-phase $40,000,000 development in St. Louis, Missouri using Federal New Markets and Historic Tax Credits
    • Represented local alternative energy provider in Renewable Energy Tax Credit transaction
    • Represented local retailer in negotiation of retail leases throughout Missouri
    • Represented numerous developers in low income housing tax credit transactions throughout the Midwest
  • Publications, Presentations & Teaching

    • Adjunct Faculty Member, Washington University School of Law (2009-2011)
  • Community Involvement

    • Board of Directors, St. John Vianney High School, 2006-Present; Chairperson, 2016-Present
    • Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis, Development Committee Member, 2008-2016
  • Honors, Distinctions & Ratings

    • St. Louis Business Journal 40 Under 40, 2008
    • Missouri Kansas Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2008-2012)