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Office of General Counsel

Derek Silva

Assistant Director of Real Estate

Derek Silva joined the Real Estate Office in February 2008. Mr. Silva has significant experience in lease analysis and negotiations. His primary responsibility is for lease transactions.

Prior to joining the Real Estate Office, Mr. Silva worked as a commercial broker with NAI Austin and then with Transwestern in Austin. As a broker, he focused on tenant representation, corporate services and investment sales, and advising clients in the acquisition and disposition of office and industrial properties.

Mr. Silva is also a former chemist and received a BS in Biology from Stephen F. Austin State University.

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