Robert Q. Williams




Assistant: Sonja Halverson



As a member of the Commercial Real Estate group, Rob Williams advises his clients on all types of commercial real estate transactions—from acquisition to divestment and everything in-between. Rob’s experience includes land use planning and development, leasing, real estate financing, and strategic counsel regarding rights and remedies. From rudimentary drafting projects to complex multi-level deals, his approach is simple: understand the client’s goals and deliver quality work. 

Representative Experience
  • Represented buyer in acquisition, leasing, and property management of a multi-million dollar retail property in central Wisconsin.

  • Represented seller in complex disposition of commercial properties in the Minneapolis North Loop.

  • Represented developer in organizing and structuring common interest community for residential condominium development in St. Louis Park, Minnesota.

  • Represented ownership group in land use and development, leasing and lease negotiations, property management, and financing transactions in connection with its extensive office property portfolio.

  • Represented seller in multi-million dollar phased sale of agricultural land in southern Minnesota to residential developer.   

  • Represented anchor tenant in negotiation of office lease in Minneapolis.

  • Advised clients on loan documentation and procedural steps required to comply with Article 9 of the UCC.

Professional & Community


  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota


  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Real Property Section, Member
  • Hennepin County Bar Association, Member
  • Minnesota Multi-Housing Association, Member