Peter M. Hartman

Practice Areas
  • Commercial Development & Leasing

As founding partner, Peter Hartman specializes in handling all aspects of commercial real estate for his clients, including site identification, predevelopment activities, due diligence, acquisition, leasing, financing and sales. His experience extends to representing both developers and tenants in a wide range of commercial real estate transactions.

Representative Experience

  • Directly involved in handling all legal aspects in the development of more than 20 million square feet of retail real estate projects throughout the United States
  • Negotiated or supervised the negotiation of more than 1,000 commercial leases on behalf of landlords and tenants
  • Handled the leasing and development work for mixed-use projects such as Avalon, Interlock, Colony Square, Fenton, Tampa Midtown and Veridian
  • Served as Associate General Counsel for a national specialty retailer
  • Practiced real estate law for two large national law firms


  • Antioch School of Law, J.D., 1986
  • Vanderbilt University, B.A. in History and Political Science, 1982

Industry Engagement

  • Speaker: Georgia Bar Association and ICSC
  • Member: State Bar of Georgia
  • Member: New York Bar Association
  • Member: ICSC


AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Fun Stuff

Peter’s 15 minutes of fame came on the dance floor, when he participated in the 2019 Dancing Stars of Atlanta. His fancy footwork helped raise more than $90,000 for the Georgia Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.

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