If you were to make a list of the most complex business dealings, real estate sales would be near the top. Diane’s guest in this episode, real estate attorney Cristyl Kimbrough, discusses the finer points that make for smooth and not so smooth real estate closings. She also shares the trials and successes she’s had building her own law firm.
Cristyl Kimbrough is the Managing Member of Kimbrough|Swift, LLC. Having started her real estate law career in 2012, she has conducted over 4,000 closings in the areas of commercial and residential real estate transactions. Specifically Ms. Kimbrough represents lenders, developers, builders, agents, purchasers and sellers in many types of real estate transactions including mortgage financings, construction loans, lease transactions, project financings, acquisitions and dispositions of real estate assets and other real estate related transactions.
Ms. Kimbrough received her J.D. from Southern Law in 2011. While in law school, Ms. Kimbrough served as a federal extern with the Honorable Brian A. Jackson, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana—appointed by President Barack Obama; she has served in highly coveted summer associate positions including Geiger, Laborde and Laperouse, LLC, The Coca-Company and Thomas, Kennedy, Sampson and Tompkins, LLC.
Ms. Kimbrough is thrilled to have a meaningful career that allows her time to develop client relationships, quality time with family and spontaneous travel.
This is Podcast For Business episode 029, first aired on 04/27/2017.