Scott W. Dibbs, Shareholder at Hill Ward Henderson, was recently named the Vice Chair of the Leasing Group of the Real Property, Trust & Estate Law Section (RPTE) of the American Bar Association (ABA). The ABA Section of RPTE is a diverse community of nearly 25,000 U.S. and international lawyers, paralegals, real estate and financial services professionals, law students and legal educators. They provide leadership and subject matter expertise on current regulatory and legal issues, trends and best practices with the singular goal of empowering members to better serve their clients. The Leasing Group is an ensemble of six substantive leasing Committees: Retail Leasing, Office Leasing, Industrial and Warehouse Leasing, Ground Leasing, Emerging Issues and Specialty Leases, and Assignment and Subletting. The goal of the Leasing Group is to keep members apprised of current legal issues in the leasing community and to communicate the variety of responses to leasing issues.
Mr. Dibbs leads Hill Ward Henderson’s Commercial Leasing Group and is a member of the firm’s Real Estate Group and the Corporate and Tax Group. His real estate practice primarily involves commercial leasing, and he has extensive experience representing national and regional landlords and tenants in a wide range of office, retail, industrial, and mixed-use lease transactions. Mr. Dibbs previously served as Chair of the Office Leasing Committee of the RPTE.