Jennifer M. Morgan

New York

King & Spalding LLP
1185 Avenue of the Americas
34th Floor
New York, NY 10036

Tel: +1 212 556 2251


Jennifer Morgan specializes in real estate private equity. A partner in our Real Estate practice, Jennifer represents sponsors and institutional investors in a range of real estate investments and transactions.

Jennifer advises clients on structuring and negotiating fund formations and other capital transactions, including private real estate investment trusts and other structured investments. She often represents real estate private equity clients in connection with joint ventures, asset and entity-level acquisitions and dispositions, and related transactions.

Jennifer has been named a top real estate attorney in the 2013 through 2021 editions of Chambers USA, and was chosen as one of Fortune magazine’s Women Leaders in the Law in 2013. A regular speaker at real estate private equity conferences, Jennifer was recognized by the Legal 500 2016 guide in the Real Estate and Construction—Real Estate category. In addition, she was named a New York Super Lawyer in 2011 and 2012 by Super Lawyers, which also selected her for its list of the 2012 and 2013 Top Real Estate Women Attorneys.

Jennifer is an adjunct professor of Real Estate Transactions at Columbia Business School and Columbia Law School.

  • District of Columbia
  • Georgia
  • New York

The real estate industry faces many challenges with constant change in market conditions, structure and regulation. Our Real Estate team has a thorough understanding of these drivers, developments and shifts within the industry, allowing us to take a business-focused approach to find solutions to complex problems that others cannot.

Our team assists major commercial real estate players across the U.S. and in over 50 countries, including owner-operators, investment managers, private funds, investors, public and private REITs, lenders and borrowers, in structuring and executing the full spectrum of complex real estate transactions, including:

  • acquisitions, dispositions, financings
  • complex joint ventures
  • real estate funds
  • real estate development
  • real estate mergers and acquisitions
  • financial restructuring
  • public and private capitalization strategies
  • domestic and cross-border tax structuring
  • Islamic finance

Located where our clients need us around the globe, we have been recognized for our work in the U.S., Europe, the Middle East and Latin America.

Our Real Estate team advises U.S. and non-U.S. clients in managing domestic and cross-border transactions related to many industries, notably projects and investments involving energy, infrastructure, hospitality and healthcare businesses.

King & Spalding helps leading companies advance complex business interests in more than 160 countries. Working across a highly integrated platform of more than 1,200 lawyers in 23 offices globally, we deliver tailored commercial solutions through world-class offerings and an uncompromising approach to quality and service.
“Jennifer Morgan is a highly competent transactions attorney. She is extremely devoted to her clients and often brings the full skillset of the firm to the forefront for their benefit. Importantly, she is extremely ethical and always manages her client relationships with the highest degree of confidentiality.
Chambers & Partners