Gary M. Myers

"Excellent lawyer: bright and very responsive."

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Gary Myers is a senior shareholder of the Davis Brown Law Firm. He is a member of the Business Division and is also the chair of the Real Estate Department. He has a general practice in, but not limited to, Commercial Real Estate and Business Transactions.

He has experience in all aspects of commercial real estate, including the acquisition, sale, financing, leasing, and land use regulation of commercial real estate. In particular, he has been involved in the acquisition, sale and financing of several apartment complexes.


  • Gary was one of the attorneys who successfully argued before the Iowa Supreme Court that counties are preempted from regulating animal feeding operations under Iowa state law.
  • He has assisted with real estate aspects of business transactions for various agribusiness, telecommunication and commercial real estate clients, including reviewing loan documents and issuing opinion letters for borrowers involving USDA, RUS, RTFC, FNMA, and conduit loan transactions.
  • He has also frequently acted as local counsel and issued opinion letters for commercial loan transactions involving Iowa real estate and out-of-state borrowers and lenders.

In connection with his real estate practice, Gary has also worked with clients on various environmental law issues, in particular issues relating to agribusiness clients and animal feeding operations.