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Davis|Kuelthau Attorneys Robert W. Habich and Lisa Kleiner Wood Named Co-Chairs of Real Estate Team

MILWAUKEE, WI – Davis|Kuelthau is pleased to announce that attorneys Robert W. Habich and Lisa Kleiner Wood have been named co-chairs of the firm’s Real Estate Team.

As co-chairs, Rob and Lisa are tasked with overseeing a team of more than 20 attorneys dedicated to serving our real estate clients.  D|K offers one of the largest and most responsive real estate teams in Wisconsin.  Together, they will ensure that the needs of our national, regional and local clients are met and exceeded every day.  Our client base includes developers, owners, contractors, investors, tenants, architects and municipalities.  Sometimes real estate is the primary business of the client; other times, the client’s only interest in real estate is to have a place to operate their main business—be it a factory, office, or retail store.

Rob’s practice focuses on assisting clients with acquiring, developing leasing, financing and selling a variety of retail, office, industrial and multi-family projects. He has represented both borrowers and financing providers in connection with PACE financing and is involved with Wisconsin’s growing Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing program, which allows building owners to finance energy-efficient improvements.

A graduate of Marquette University Law School, Habich’s success, and contributions to the legal industry have earned his recognition as a Best Lawyers® in America where he is listed in the practices of construction, corporate, and real estate law for the 2018 edition and has been listed as a Wisconsin Super Lawyers Rising Star for seven consecutive years.

Lisa’s practice focuses on commercial real estate, including the purchase, sale, development and leasing of healthcare, retail, industrial, office, and multi-family real estate, construction law, corporate and general business matters, acquisitions and mergers and sales of businesses. Lisa also represents organizations in the food and beverage industry and lenders in structuring, negotiating and drafting all types of commercial transactions including real estate lending, asset based lending, leasing, restructuring, workouts, and liquidations of troubled or defaulted loans.

A graduate of Marquette University Law School, Wood’s success and contributions to the legal industry have most recently been recognized by the Best Lawyers® in America where she is listed as a Best Lawyer in the area of Real Estate for the 2018 edition and has also been ranked by Martindale Hubble.

Davis|Kuelthau, s.c. offers an array of innovative legal solutions to business owners and corporations of all sizes, including emerging, middle market and Fortune 500 companies, high net worth individuals and families, private and institutional investors, and lenders. The firm’s attorneys, who practice from three offices across Wisconsin, have national experience combined with strong community ties. For more information, please visit