In real estate transactions throughout the country, hospital companies, surgery center operators, senior living companies, and other healthcare providers rely on Carla Fenswick for her experience and efficiency. Respected by clients and adverse parties alike, Carla is highly knowledgeable regarding healthcare real estate. Clients benefit from her understanding of the regulatory overlay that governs healthcare real estate transactions, and her ability to navigate the complexity of the current credit market with respect to the covenants and agreements required by lenders.
Carla is keenly aware of the importance of each real estate transaction in relation to larger strategic objectives, and the need to negotiate toward a win-win outcome for all parties—developers, real estate owners, and physician groups—to safeguard long-term relationships. She is known for her responsiveness.
Construction firms and financial lenders turn to Carla for counsel in commercial and real property development transactions. She also prepares and negotiates agreements for construction and design projects, including form agreements for the American Institute of Architects.
J.D., magna cum laude, Tulane University, 1993
B.A., cum laude, Vanderbilt University, 1987
Member, Nashville, Tennessee and American Bar Associations
Member, Real Estate and Construction Committees of the Nashville Bar Association
Member, Real Property Trust & Probate Section of the American Bar Association
Member, Business Law Section of the American Bar Association
Author, Leases, TN Practice, McLean 2001
Professional Activities and Experience
Intelligence Analyst, United States Department of Defense, 1987-90
Intern for Chief Judge Morey L. Sear of the United States District Court in the Eastern District of Louisiana
Intern for Judge James D. Todd, United States District Court, Western District of Tennessee