Emily Pope

Associate, Chicago

Biography

Overview

Emily Pope is an associate in the Firm's Global M&A Practice Group and a member of the Real Estate Industry Group. She is based in the Chicago office. Emily focuses her practice on real estate acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, financings and leases. Emily advises a variety of clients, including public and private companies, international banking institutions and real estate developers, among others. She is experienced in working with mixed-use, retail, office, multifamily, industrial, and unimproved real estate.

Bars and Courts
Illinois State Bar
Education
JD
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
BA
University of Dayton
Languages
English

Experience

Representative matters prior to joining White & Case include:

  • Representation of US lead arrangers and lenders in middle-market financing transactions with loan amounts of up to US$200 million.
  • Representation of real estate company on the modification of a US$145 million loan.
  • Representation of a major retailer, a national educational institution and a transportation company in lease negotiations, acquisitions and dispositions throughout the US.
  • Representation of a major retailer and a manufacturing company in real estate matters related to Chapter 11 Bankruptcy proceedings and out-of-court restructuring.
  • Representation of client in US$400 million portfolio acquisition of US ski resorts.