Mat Payne is an associate in the firm’s Real Estate and Lending Group.  Mat focuses his practice on commercial lending, leasing, and purchase and sale transactions.

Representative Matters

  • Represented multi-state landlord in the negotiation of commercial leases.
  • Represented real estate developer in structuring and forming new business entity for the purpose of purchasing, renovating, and leasing real properties throughout the Tampa Bay area.

Professional Involvement

  • St. Petersburg Bar Association

Thought Leadership

  • When Nowhere Becomes Somewhere: Gentrification in Rural Communities and How Proactive Community Planning and a Progressive Property Valuation System Can Stem the Tide, 107 Ky. L. J. 727, 2019