Michael Myers concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial real estate, finance and capital markets, and commercial transactions. He represents real estate developers and businesses in a wide range of commercial real estate matters including acquisition & disposition, real estate development, finance and capital markets, and commercial leasing. In addition, Mr. Myers represents a number of financial institutions in a variety of commercial and secured transactions including real estate finance, working capital lending, and loan workouts and debt restructure. Mr. Myers assists his clients throughout the negotiation, due diligence, documentation, and closing process.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Myers was a finance and commercial real estate attorney in the Winston-Salem office of a North Carolina law firm where his practice focused in the areas of commercial real estate, banking and financial services, creditors’ rights, and general business law. Mr. Myers began his legal career at a law firm based in Wilmington, North Carolina where he was involved in a variety of real estate and commercial transactions and commercial litigation.

Before launching his legal career, Mr. Myers worked for two large commercial real estate firms in Charlotte, North Carolina, Trammell Crow and Faison Enterprises, Inc., where he focused on due diligence, acquisitions, and dispositions for large commercial real estate transactions in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic.

Mr. Myers was named a 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016 North Carolina "Rising Star" for Real Estate by Super Lawyers magazine. He was recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Banking and Finance Law in 2016 and 2017, and again in 2018 for Banking and Finance Law, Commercial Transactions/UCC Law, and Mergers & Acquisitions Law. Mr. Myers was also named one of “40 Leaders Under Forty” in 2012 by Triad Business Journal. He is AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell.*

*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Professional & Community Activities

North Carolina Bar Association, Business and Real Property Sections, Member

Forsyth County Bar Association, Member

H.O.P.E. of Winston-Salem, Inc., Board of Directors (2016-Present)

NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Member, Board of Directors for the North Carolina Piedmont Triad Chapter (2016-Present)

Whitaker Elementary School Circle of Commitment , Board of Directors (2016-Present)

The Science Center and Environmental Park of Forsyth County (SciWorks), Board of Directors, Chairman (2011-2015) and Member (2008-2015)

Samaritan Ministries, Volunteer

Youth Sports, Volunteer Coach

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

Education

  • Campbell University School of Law, J.D. (2006)
    cum laude
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., Political Science, Minor in Business Administration (1998)

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina (2006)

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina

Who We Are

1001 West Fourth Street
Winston-Salem, NC, 27101-2400
USA
t +1 336.747.7543
f +1 336.734.2603

Michael A. Myers

Experience Highlights

Represented the seller in the sale of a boat dry storage and marina property
Represented the seller in the negotiation, documentation, and due diligence in connection with sale of a boat dry storage and marina property more
Represented a national lending institution in the closing of various working capital loan facilities
Represented a national lending institution in the negotiation, due diligence, documentation and closing of various working capital loan facilities more
Represented the purchaser in the purchase and financing of a commercial shopping center
Represented the purchaser in connection with the due diligence, documentation, purchase and financing of a commercial shopping center in excess of more
Represented the purchaser in the purchase and creation of a mixed used condominium project
Represented the purchaser in connection with the due diligence, purchase, financing, construction, and creation of a mixed used condominium project more