As Executive VicePresident and General Counsel of GBT Realty Corporation, Evan serves a dual role for all business and legal matters. Evan is responsible for all legal matters at GBT, including acquisition, development, entitlement, leasing, capital and finance, and disposition. In addition to providing direct counsel, he coordinates the efforts of outside local counsel across the country. Evan isa member of the senior executive committee, participating in the management of all divisions at GBT (Shopping Center, Net Lease, Diversified Development,Capital Holdings), with considerable involvement and oversight within the NetLease division. He assists in the structuring of capital investment and financing for GBT Realty’s developments and joint ventures, is responsible for corporate structuring and documentation, and also provides internal counsel on litigation, general corporate governance and structure, and employment matters. In his time at GBT, Evan has overseen approximately $1.4 billion in new ground up development. Prior to joining GBT Realty in 2007, Evan was in private practice with Bone McAlester Norton in Nashville working in commercial real estate development and finance.
Evan, his wife Amy and their three daughters live in Nashville, Tennessee. He is actively involved at Grace Community Church in Brentwood, Tennessee and various local charities, including JDRF, on which he current serves on the Board of Directors. Evan received a BA in Religious Studies from the University of Virginia in 1996 and his law degree from the University of Richmond in 1999.