Maynard Adds Talented Real Estate Attorney


Maynard & Gale (Maynard) is pleased to welcome Denetra Hartzog-Mitchell to the Firm’s expanding Real Estate and Financial Services practice group.

Ms. Hartzog-Mitchell joins Maynard as Of Counsel, bringing nearly a decade of experience having worked as a real estate lawyer for numerous years with a regional law firm before serving as Corporate Counsel for a leading global provider of networking and communications equipment. She has represented lenders, borrowers, and developers throughout the United States in a variety of complex real estate transactions. Her real estate experience includes working for clients in the assisted living, multifamily, mixed-use, industrial, and construction industry sectors. In her role as Corporate Counsel, Ms. Hartzog-Mitchell advised senior management on strategic business decisions and matters concerning domestic and international sales, services, and other commercial contract matters involving leases.

“We are excited to have such a dynamic and experienced lawyer as Denetra join our real estate team,” said Tom Clark, Chair of Maynard’s Real Estate and Financial Services Practice. “Denetra’s focus on real estate transactional work, combined with her in-house experience with a prominent company, make her a unique addition. I am proud of the significant growth we have experienced over the last several years,” adds Clark, “and Denetra is another exemplary talent to further enhance our real estate client services.”

Maynard’s Real Estate Practice is one of the largest in the Southeast, with 40 full-time real estate attorneys and another 30 whose practices are substantially real estate related. Our entrepreneurial team handles projects and transactions throughout the United States, delivering optimum value in all areas of real estate development and investment. Our lawyers serve clients across the industry spectrum with respect to virtually every aspect of real estate, including acquisitions, development, investments, contracts, leasing, financing, economic development and incentives, capital raises, joint ventures, environmental, construction, and sales.

About Maynard Nexsen

Maynard Nexsen is a full-service law firm with more than 550 attorneys in 24 offices from coast to coast across the United States. Maynard Nexsen formed in 2023 when two successful, client-centered firms combined to form a powerful national team. Maynard Nexsen’s list of clients spans a wide range of industry sectors and includes both public and private companies. 

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