Theodore E. Woodward


Theodore E. Woodward is a senior associate in the Real Estate department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP.  Mr. Woodward routinely represents clients in all facets of transactions involving the leasing, acquisition, disposition, financing and development of commercial real estate, including multi-family, retail, office and industrial assets.


Mr. Woodward has extensive experience representing commercial real estate developers and owners of multi-family and retail projects, including apartment developers and Big Box retailers, with respect to the acquisition, financing, development, operation and, ultimately, sale of properties across the United States.  In addition, Mr. Woodward regularly provides counsel to both Landlords and Tenants regarding office, industrial and retail leasing matters, including the structure of transactions and the negotiation of leases, and assists clients with ongoing landlord/tenant and other operational matters.  Mr. Woodward’s real estate practice is enhanced by his experience assisting both creditors and borrowers in distressed real estate and loan work-out transactions.


Further, Mr. Woodward frequently speaks on real estate matters.  Recently, Mr. Woodward was a presenter on the topic of “Stress-Free Construction: Work Letter’s That Really Work,” and led a roundtable discussion on “Leasehold Title Insurance” at the October, 2014 International Council of Shopping Centers Law Conference


Prior to joining Seyfarth, Mr. Woodward served as a law clerk for the Hon. J. Owen Forrester, Northern District of Georgia. 



  • B.A., Yale College (2002)
  • J.D., Emory University School of Law (2005) 

with honors



  • Georgia

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate

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