January 9, 2013
Adam M. Docks has been promoted to partner in the Chicago office of law firm Perkins Coie. Docks is a member of the real estate practice group and a key member of the hotels and leisure industry practice group, focusing on the acquisition, disposition, joint venture and financing of lodging properties has been promoted to partner. His hospitality practice also includes the negotiation of hotel management agreements, franchise agreements and asset management agreements. Docks frequently advises CMBS special servicers in connection with their servicing and restructuring of distressed hotel loans and their ultimate repositioning and disposition of REO lodging properties. He also represents receivers in their hotel receivership engagements, including the negotiation of receivership orders, receiver franchise agreements and receiver sale agreements.