University of Michigan, J.D.
Oberlin College, B.A., with high honors
Awards & Honors
“Minnesota Super Lawyer”, 2003 - Present
Real Property Law Specialist, certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association, since 1990
2013 Top Rated Attorney in Real Estate, named by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell
Gregory D. Soule is a partner practicing in all areas of real estate. Clients appreciate Greg’s practical and intense focus on achieving their objectives, his experienced business and legal advice in negotiating and closing deals, and his excellence in drafting agreements.
Greg works with developers, individual investors, financial institutions, and homeowner associations. He has assisted in the purchase, financing, and sale of over 150 apartment projects. Greg has also represented clients with office/warehouse buildings, restaurants, shopping centers, churches, hotels, movie theaters, golf courses, telecommunication towers, senior-assisted living residences, marinas, mini-storage facilities, and multi-tenant data centers. He has represented local banks and national lenders in permanent financing transactions, and both landlords and tenants in retail, industrial, and office leases. Greg also advises clients on ownership structuring issues.
Greg has extensive experience in real estate development, obtaining zoning and subdivision approvals from local municipalities, as well as wetland and environmental clearances. Greg served on a city planning commission for 10 years, and has assisted municipal clients with zoning and real estate matters. He has made many appearances on behalf of developers and property owners before planning commissions and city councils. Greg has also advised land owners on regulatory and land use issues related to alternative energy projects, pipelines and power lines.