Alex C. Oliver

Alex is a partner in CWRO. He has experience representing a diverse range of clients in connection with commercial real estate and business transactions, including owners, developers, tenants, franchisors, equity investors and lenders.

He has handled a wide variety of real estate and lending projects, including acquisition, development and disposition of retail, restaurant, office, multifamily and hotel projects; leasing of retail, office, medical and industrial properties; financing of development and construction projects; foreclosures; and investment/ownership structuring.

Alex was selected as a “Texas Rising Star” by Texas Monthly and Law & Politics magazines in every year from 2006 to 2012.

Recent transactions include representations of:

  • Publicly traded foreign oilfield services company in leasing of U.S. headquarters, leasing and subsequent acquisition of drilling technical support and training center, and leasing, acquisition and disposition of office, shop and yard locations throughout the U.S.
    Economic development corporation in connection with the leasing and disposition of property in master-planned technology park, acquisition of vacant land for expansion of technology park, and negotiation of development and economic incentive agreements with local, regional, national and international companies.
    Regional credit unions in acquisition and development of new branch locations.
    Regional restaurant chain in acquisition of various franchisees, including $100 million acquisition involving 47 leased and owned restaurant sites in three U.S. states.
    Regional restaurant chain in acquisition of new national corporate headquarters in San Antonio, Texas.
    Restaurant in acquisition, leasing and development of restaurant sites and training centers in Texas, Arizona, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Alabama, Florida and Mississippi.
    Regional restaurant chain in in acquisition, leasing and development of restaurant sites and training centers in Texas, Arizona, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Alabama, Florida and Mississippi.
    Multifamily developer in acquisitions and development matters in Texas.
    Developer in acquisition, redevelopment and leasing of medical office building in Georgia.
    Developer in disposition of on-campus medical office ground leases in Oklahoma City.
    Developer in acquisition of existing shopping center in Dallas, Texas (including assumption of existing securitized financing) and subsequent negotiation of retail leases with local, regional and national tenants.
    Landlords in negotiation of retail, office, medical and industrial leases and subleases, including negotiation of ground leases with national retail tenants.
    Real estate developers in acquisition, financing, refinancing, leasing and disposition of retail, industrial and residential properties.
    Equity investors and ownership groups in the negotiation of limited partnership and limited liability company agreements.
    Flooring company in acquisition of new headquarters in Carollton, Texas and the acquisition and leasing of warehouse sites throughout Texas.

    • Published Articles

      Napster and Beyond: The Phenomenon of Digital Music and the Internet, Entertainment, Publishing and the Arts Handbook, 2002-2003 Edition (John David Viera & Robert Thorne eds., 2002-2003 Edition).


      Alex was born in Los Angeles, California and was raised in Denton, Texas. He enjoys running, cycling, traveling, and spending time with his wife Rachel and their two young children.

Alex C. Oliver

2301 S. Capital of Texas Hwy
Bldg J-102
Austin, Texas 78746

Email: aoliver@cwrolaw.com
Direct Phone:  214-369-2250
Direct Phone:  512-306-8600
Fax:  888-260-2298 (toll-free)


J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 2002, graduated with Honors

B.S., Applied Learning and Development – Sport Management, The University of Texas, 2002, graduated with Highest Honors


State Bar of Texas
Austin Bar Association

Expert in Texas Commercial Real Estate Law

National law firm quality work
Reasonable fees
Personal attention to every matter

Over a century of cumulative real estate law experience