Lee D. Schlanger P.C.

Partner

CONTACT
Phone: 713-735-8530
Fax: 713-785-2091
Email: lschlanger@ssbplaw.com
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PRACTICE AREAS
Real Estate and Finance

Profile

Lee has spent his entire career at SSBP, joining the firm in 1966 after graduating from law school. He attended and received degrees from the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce at the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard University Law School. Lee has focused his career upon the acquisition, development, financing and disposition of real property assets.

During his legal career, Houston has developed significantly and grown into an international city. He has enjoyed the opportunity to participate in this interesting and exciting evolution. Lee has been involved in the strategy, structuring, planning and executing of all areas of numerous complicated and financially significant real estate transactions.

Education

University of Pennsylvania
B.S. in Economics, 1962

Harvard University Law School
J.D., 1966 with Honors

Community Involvement

  • Holocaust Museum Houston Foundation
  • Seven Acres Jewish Senior Care
  • Member of the Planning Commission of the City of Houston, six years

Memberships and Affiliations

State Bar of Texas, 1966

Recognitions and Awards

  • Texas Super Lawyer, 2003 – 2015, 2017, 2018
    (by Thomson Reuters, as listed in Texas Monthly)
  • Rating in Martindale Hubbell “AV” (highest)
  • Best Lawyers in America (Real Estate), 2016 – 2017 (by Woodward White, Inc.)
  • Best Lawyers in Texas (Real Estate), 2016 (by Woodward White, Inc.)
  • H Texas Magazine’s Top Lawyers of Houston 2016 – 2017

Personal

Lee enjoys his family and grandchildren, traveling, staying fit and participating in charitable and civic organizations.