David Sokol

David Sokol

Vice President & Corporate Counsel

Mr. Sokol joined the firm in 2016. As a Vice President and Corporate Counsel, he supports the Asset Management and Transactions groups across all investment sectors and advises internal corporate departments.  His responsibilities include drafting, reviewing, and negotiating corporate and real estate agreements, risk management, dispute mediation, and managing outside counsel.

Prior to joining Harrison Street, Mr. Sokol was a Corporate Associate at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York, where he represented developers, buyers, sellers, tenants, and sovereign wealth funds in connection with joint ventures, acquisitions, dispositions, financings, and mergers.

Mr. Sokol received a BA from Emory University and a JD, cum laude, from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis.  He is a member of the Bar in New York and Illinois.