Jon Greer, Partner

As a Partner of Greer Scocca & Lau, LLC, Mr. Greer focuses on standard and complex corporate real estate matters including acquisitions, dispositions, financings, leasing, tax appeals, 1031 exchanges and other matters. Mr. Greer also focuses on partnership disputes and disputes arising from investment portfolios. He also supports aspects of the firm's corporate and advanced planning practices.

Prior to co-founding Greer Scocca & Lau, LLC, Mr. Greer practiced as an attorney in the Business and Finance and Real Estate Groups in the Philadelphia office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP. His broad practice focused on the formation of partnerships for investment purposes and representing corporations, institutions, entrepreneurs, REITs, local and regional and national developers regarding corporate and real estate matters throughout the country. He dealt with all aspects of many types of commercial real estate transactions including landmark hospitality facilities, corporate headquarters facilities, build-to-suit biotech facilities, nuclear and other energy properties, retail centers, raw land developments, portfolio transactions and 1031 tax-free exchanges.

Before joining Morgan Lewis, Mr. Greer was a licensed commercial real estate appraiser working primarily in the Delaware Valley focusing on tax appeals, bankruptcy proceedings, condemnations, portfolio and partial interest valuations for corporate clients.

He received his law degree with honors from Rutgers University School of Law in 1998, where he was a member of the Rutgers Law Journal. During his work as a commercial real estate appraiser, he received his M.B.A. in Finance from Temple University in 1995. He graduated from Kenyon College in 1990, where he received a bachelor's degree in Economics.

Mr. Greer serves on the Board of the YMCA of Burlington County, New Jersey and also sits on their Finance Committee and Investment Sub-committee. He also is active with other community and charitable functions.

Mr. Greer is licensed to practice law in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.