Jennifer M. Duplissey

Senior Counsel
Jennifer M. Duplissey
Real Estate


Jennifer M. Duplissey is a senior counsel in Holland & Knight's Dallas office. She practices in the areas of real estate investment, development and finance with a particular emphasis on commercial leasing.

Ms. Duplissey has 15 years of experience representing a wide range of clients with leasing matters nationwide. In addition, she has worked extensively in all aspects of real estate transactions, including lending, acquisitions and dispositions, asset management, and construction matters. Ms. Duplissey has also worked as in-house counsel where she gained valuable experience in the intricacies of retail development and investment.


  • Representation of purchasers and sellers in connection with retail shopping centers, office buildings, industrial buildings, multifamily projects, hotels and resorts, raw land and ranches, including multisite and multijurisdictional portfolio acquisitions

  • Representation of developers, pension funds and other investors in all stages of the development of retail centers, multifamily projects, industrial facilities and office build-to-suit projects, including land acquisition, debt and equity financing, construction, leasing and disposition

  • Representation of landlords and tenants in negotiations and preparation of office, retail, industrial and mixed-use leases as well as experience in ancillary matters related to leasing

  • Representation of institutional lenders and borrowers in a broad range of debt and equity financing transactions, including foreclosures and workouts


  • Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D.
  • Auburn University, B.S., summa cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Texas
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
Honors & Awards
  • National Association of Professional Women, Professional Woman of the Year, 2009-2010
  • Strathmore's Who's Who, Worldwide Honors, 2009 
  • Texas Monthly, Rising Star, 2006