Phil Weller, head of DLA Piper's Texas real estate practice, is a well known real estate practitioner in Texas who focuses on real estate acquisitions, dispositions, finance, development, general finance transactions and private equity transactions.

Since establishing his practice in 1975, he has been involved in structuring equity investments, forming REITs, financings, development, acquisitions and dispositions of office, retail, industrial, and multifamily properties, planned community development, project finance and mortgage finance.

Phil's clients include equity investors, sponsors, developers, interim lenders and long-term debt providers. Among his lending clients are banks, REITs and insurance companies.