James Kirkland currently serves as outside general counsel for a number of developers, and was recently retained by LMG Ventures, LLC, an affiliate of Nebraska Furniture Mart. LMG is the owner and developer of Grandscape, a mixed-use development project located in North Texas. Currently underway with Phase I plans, Grandscape first broke ground in 2012 for the construction of Nebraska Furniture Mart, which serves as the center of the development. A number of retailers and restaurants have already opened, with many scheduled to be ready within the next year or two. When completed, Grandscape will stretch across 430+ acres, 3.9 million square feet of retail, entertainment, dining, and attractions.
In the role of outside general counsel for this development, James is responsible for all legal issues in connection with the development, leasing, construction, and contracting of Grandscape as it continues to grow. For more information on the Grandscape project, please visit http://www.grandscape.com.