The Property & Construction Section provides centralized and comprehensive services in the areas of real estate; oil & gas; foundations, gifts and donations; facilities planning and construction, and treasury services.
Real Estate and Oil & Gas
The Section handles all real property acquisitions, sales, leases, easements, mineral leases, and other real estate matters for the A&M System. The services include negotiation, preparation and review of documents. The Property & Construction Section processes required approvals of real estate transactions through A&M System officials, the Board of Regents, and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
Foundations, Gifts and Bequests
Attorneys in this Section provide advice regarding the relationship between the System or a System member and affiliated support organizations. The Section represents the System in connection with contemplated and completed gifts and bequests.
Facilities Planning and Construction
The Section provides legal advice and counsel to the A&M System’s Facilities Planning and Construction office, to include preparation and review of professional service contracts and construction contracts.
The Property & Construction Section reviews banking and investment documents for the Office of the Treasurer.
Attorneys and Staff Members
Timothy V. Coffey, Managing Counsel
Gina M. Joseph, Assistant General Counsel
Katherine R. Knight, Assistant General Counsel
Melody Meyer, Senior Real Estate Analyst
Eddie Zimmerman, Senior Real Estate Analyst
Bilaliah Hazziez, Legal Assistant
Myra Holiday, Legal Assistant
Cyndi Schoen, Legal Secretary
Janie Tountas, Administrative Assistant