George I. Khalaf

Associate

Overview

George Khalaf is an associate and business lawyer at Foley & Lardner LLP, where he is a member of the firm’s Transactions Practice. George’s practice includes counseling businesses across various industries on general corporate matters, mergers and acquisitions, organizational structure, and due diligence. While in law school, George served as a summer associate at Foley Gardere, as well as another prominent law firm in Houston, where he assisted on a variety of transactional matters in the energy, real estate, and finance industries.

Representative General Transactions

  • Assisted in the representation of the seller of a banking and credit union software and consulting solutions firm to a private equity firm
  • Assisted in the representation of a Texas state banking association in connection with the lending of numerous construction loans for various office buildings and apartment complexes
  • Assisted in the representation of a UK based school bus and transportation services company in connection with numerous nationwide acquisitions

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, Texas Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Houston Bar Association

Education

  • J.D., University of Houston Law Center (2018)
    • Chief notes and comments editor, Houston Business and Tax Law Journal
    • Vice president and treasurer, Corporate & Taxation Law Society
    • Member, Student Bar Association
    • Dean’s Academic Honor List
    • Recipient, HBA Corporate Counsel Section Scholarship
  • M.B.A., University of St. Thomas, summa cum laude (2015)
    • Member, Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
  • B.B.A., University of St. Thomas, magna cum laude (2014)
    • Member, Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society

Admissions

  • Texas (2018)

Capabilities