Isaac McPherson Gregorie, Jr.

Mack Gregorie is a partner in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller.  He joined the firm in 1984 and has extensive experience in all types of business and corporate transactions, including complex commercial and industrial real estate matters and finance.  Mack represents major international petrochemical clients, worldwide energy producers, banks and financial institutions, buyers and sellers, landlords and tenants, and lenders.  A Certified Public Accountant, Mack lectures frequently on real estate topics such as sales, leases, property law, purchase and sale agreements, and recent developments in real estate law.  He is also a title agent for First American Title Insurance Company. 

Mack is listed in The Best Lawyers in America in Corporate Law and Real Estate Law, Chambers USA in the area of real estate and in Louisiana Super Lawyers, 2008-2014.  He was named Baton Rouge Lawyer of the Year (Real Estate) by Best Lawyers for 2013. 

Representative Experience

  • Representation of a global energy and refining company with regard to all aspects of the $550 million expansion in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Project finance counsel for a Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) regasification receiving terminal in Cameron Parish, Louisiana: The facility will process 2.6 billion cubic feet per day. Kean Miller represented the lenders in the transaction as Louisiana real estate counsel, Louisiana energy regulatory counsel, and Louisiana and federal environmental counsel
  • Representation of a regional bank in a financing transaction where a real estate company issued Taxable Variable Rate Securities:  The bonds were secured by an irrevocable direct-pay letter of credit issued by the bank
  • Representation of a development corporation in acquisitions, mortgages and sales of shopping center properties: The company's holdings place it in the top rankings of grocery anchored strip shopping center developers in the United States

Education

Mack earned his B.S. from Louisiana State University in 1979. He earned his J.D. in 1982 from the LSU Law Center, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif.

Admissions

  • Admitted, Louisiana, 1982

Memberships

  • Baton Rouge, Louisiana State and American Bar Associations; American College of Mortgage Attorneys (Fellow), Council of the Louisiana State Law Institute

Articles, Publications and Presentations

  • Real Estate Practice Update, Professional Education Systems, Inc., 1998, 2000.
  • Recent Developments in Sales, Leases and Property Law, Louisiana State University, 1995, 1998, 2000.
  • Evicting Tenants in Troubled Times, American Bar Association, Section of Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law, 1993 Annual Meeting
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements, Institute on Real Estate Law, Louisiana State University, 1993.
  • Basic Real Estate Law in Louisiana, National Business Institute, 1992.
  • Advanced Real Estate Law in Louisiana, National Business Institute, 1991.

Education

J.D., LSU Law Center, 1982
Order of the Coif

B.S., Louisiana State University, 1979

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

Louisiana, 1982

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Baton Rouge Bar Association

Louisiana State Bar Association

American Bar Association

American College of Mortgage Attorneys
Fellow

Council of the Louisiana State Law Institute
Member Since: 2012

Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated

Chambers USA

Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers - Lawyer of the Year 2013