Shenehon Center for Real Estate

Research. Education. Outreach.

2016 Inductee: Mark Westra


Since 1975, Mark Westra has been known as one of the pre-eminent commercial real estate attorneys in the Twin Cities. His involvement has spanned hundreds of local real estate projects and Westra has represented some of the largest lenders, developers, owners and investors in the Twin Cities community.

As a long-time partner of Fabyaske, Westra, Hart and Thomson, Westra is an expert in a wide variety of real estate practice areas including real estate finance, zoning, land use and leasing. Westra has spent time giving back through education as a former instructor at the Hamline Law School.