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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D., with honors, 1986, Order of the Coif; John Motley Morehead Law Fellow; Articles Editor, North Carolina Law Review, 1985-86

Davidson College, A.B., magna cum laude, 1980, Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Eta Sigma


Jane Ratteree practices commercial real estate law, including the acquisition, leasing, financing and disposition of retail, office, warehouse, industrial and multifamily projects. She has more than 30 years of experience in representing owners, lenders and tenants.

Jane has represented owners and lenders in financing transactions for shopping centers, manufacturing facilities, hotels and golf courses, and has handled multisite and multistate sale and financing transactions. Her experience includes acquisition, construction financing, permanent financing, and disposition of retirement communities and drug and alcohol rehabilitation and recovery centers. She has represented borrowers and lenders in loan foreclosures and workouts, and buyers and sellers of loans secured by commercial real estate. 

Honors & Awards


  • Law Clerk, The Honorable Sam J. Ervin III, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 1986-87



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Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Foundation Life Fellow
  • Mecklenburg Bar Foundation, Board of Directors, 1995-2001
  • Mecklenburg County Bar, Chair, Real Property Section, 1993-95
  • American Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section

Community Affiliations

  • Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy, Board of Directors, 2018-present
  • Tutor Charlotte, Reading Mentor, 2018-present
  • Women's Impact Fund, Board of Directors, 2010-14; Nominating Committee, 2014-16; Grants Committee, 2006-12
  • House of Mercy, Inc., Board of Directors, 2004-09; Chair, 2007-09
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