Jonathan Sopha

Email:  jsopha@sbrlaw.us

Direct:  (262) 955-1635

Jonathan is an attorney with SBR Law Group and represents his clients on all aspects of commercial real estate, including asset dispositions, development, financing, leasing, construction and investment. His professional background includes experience in private practice, as well as a variety of in-house roles with commercial real estate firms. This blend of legal and business expertise provides Jonathan unique insight into complex real estate matters and business relationships, resulting in knowledgeable and resourceful legal advocacy for his clients.

Jonathan’s experience spans many types of specific real estate matters, including governmental approvals and hearings, structuring private investment arrangements, purchase and lease negotiations, dispute resolution, loans and capital vehicles, title issues, construction and design services agreements, and others. He has practical experience with a wide variety of businesses, clients, adverse parties, municipalities and markets. This background helps Jonathan navigate the best course for his clients in any particular opportunity, transaction or dispute.

Jonathan’s collaborative approach to legal representation is responsive, client-focused and emphasizes practical outcomes. He believes that a healthy lawyer-client relationship is based on trust and results, and he strives to empower his clients with the necessary information to make confident, timely and effective business decisions.

Outside of his professional activities Jonathan enjoys traveling, outdoor pursuits and coaching youth sports. He is a long-time brewing advocate, and as a Bucky Badger alumnus enjoys all topics relating to the University of Wisconsin.

Education:
University of Wisconsin, 1993 (B.S., Journalism, Environmental Studies)
University of Wisconsin Law School, 2001 (J.D., Cum Laude)

Admissions and Activities:
State Bar of Wisconsin
Milwaukee Bar Association
Waukesha County Bar Association, Real Estate Section
Waukesha County Business Alliance
Marquette University Law School, Adjunct Professor (Real Estate Finance and Development)