Andy Dow is a shareholder in the law firm of Winstead Sechrest & Minick P.C., where he serves as the Section Head of the Firm's 65 lawyer Real estate Section, and is active in the Firm's Leasing and Development Practice Group. His practice involves a wide variety of commercial real estate transactions, including the development, leasing, acquisition, disposition and financing of all types of real estate (including office buildings, shopping centers, regional malls, hotels, apartment complexes, resort developments, golf course communities, mixed use projects and the like).
Mr. Dow earned his J.D. in 1991 from Southern Methodist University, where he was Managing Editor of the SMU Law Review (formerly known as the Southwestern Law Journal). He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Dallas and American Bar Associations, the International Council of Shopping Centers, the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), the Leadership Dallas Alumni Association, and the Dallas Real Estate Council. He has consistently been recognized as a leader in his field by publications such as The Chambers and Partners Guide (2003-2006), Texas Monthly Magazine (2004-2006), and D Magazine (2002). Mr. Dow has served as an Adjunct Professor of Business Law and Real Estate at Dallas Baptist University and has authored articles on real estate and spoken at numerous seminars on a variety of matters related to the development and leasing of real estate.