Walls Landry Baker & Oliver PLLC
Alex C. Oliver
3508 Far West Blvd., Suite 170
Austin, Texas 78731
Alex C. Oliver
Founding Member

Alex has experience representing a diverse range of clients in connection with commercial real estate and business transactions, including owners, developers, tenants, franchisors, equity investors, and lenders.


Alex has handled a wide variety of real estate projects, including acquisition, development, and disposition of retail, restaurant, office, industrial multifamily, and hotel projects; leasing of retail, office, industrial, and medical properties; financing of development and construction projects; foreclosures; and joint ventures and investment/ownership structuring.


Prior to co-founding WLBO, Alex started his legal career in the real estate section of a Texas-based international law firm and most recently was a partner in another Texas-based real estate law firm for more than 10 years. Alex was selected to “Texas Rising Stars” by Super Lawyers every year from 2006 to 2012.


Alex was born in Los Angeles, California, was raised in Denton, Texas, and currently resides in Austin, Texas. Alex enjoys cycling, golf, traveling, and spending time with his wife, Rachel, and their two children.

  • Real Estate
  • Corporate
  • Commercial Lending
  • J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 2002, graduated with Honors
  • B.S., Applied Learning and Development – Sport Management, The University of Texas, 1999, graduated with Highest Honors
  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Austin Bar Association
  • Representation of regional restaurant chain in acquisition, leasing, and development of restaurant sites and training centers in Texas, Arizona, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Alabama, Florida, and Mississippi.
  • Representation of Texas-based regional credit unions in acquisition and development of new branch locations.
  • Representation of residential subdivision developer in connection with land acquisition, construction financing, lot sales to regional and national homebuilders, and joint ventures with national homebuilders.
  • Representation of regional restaurant chain in acquisition of new national corporate headquarters in San Antonio, Texas.
  • Representation of regional restaurant chain in acquisition of franchisees, including $100 million acquisition involving 47 leased and owned restaurant sites in three U.S. states.
  • Representation of publicly traded Canadian oilfield services company in leasing of U.S. headquarters, leasing and subsequent acquisition of drilling technical support and training center, and leasing, acquisition, and disposition of office, shop, and yard locations throughout the U.S.
  • Representation of economic development corporation in connection with the leasing and disposition of property in master-planned technology park, acquisition of vacant land for expansion of technology park, and negotiation of development and economic incentive agreements with local, regional, national and international companies.
  • Representation of multifamily developer in acquisitions and development matters in Texas.
  • Representation of developer in acquisition, redevelopment, and leasing of medical office building in Georgia.
  • Representation of developer in disposition of on-campus medical office ground leases in Oklahoma City.
  • Representation of developer in acquisition of existing shopping center in Dallas, Texas (including assumption of existing securitized financing) and subsequent negotiation of retail leases with local, regional, and national tenants.
  • Representation of landlords in negotiation of retail, office, medical, and industrial leases and subleases, including negotiation of ground leases with national retail tenants.
  • Representation of real estate developers in acquisition, financing, refinancing, leasing and disposition of retail, industrial, and residential properties.
  • Representation of equity investors and ownership groups in the negotiation of limited partnership and limited liability company agreements.
  • Representation of flooring company in acquisition of new headquarters in Carrollton, Texas, and the acquisition and leasing of warehouse sites throughout Texas.
  • Representation of national retail developer in the acquisition and disposition of shopping centers in Arizona, Colorado, and Texas.