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Growing National Practice Supports Healthcare Space Users, Owners and Investors

February 20, 2019

Houston – Transwestern Commercial Services (TCS) today announces Blake Williams has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer, Healthcare Advisory Services to drive innovation across the Transwestern enterprise. In this newly created role, he will coordinate business development efforts, streamline project execution and ensure consistent service delivery for healthcare clients nationally. Based in Houston, Williams reports to TCS President Tom Lawyer.

“We continue to be energized by the remarkable opportunities in the healthcare real estate sector and are proud to have a strong team of leaders who approach every opportunity through a multi-disciplinary lens,” said Lawyer. “Blake has made valuable contributions to our healthcare practice by creating unique synergies between Transwestern’s real estate services, development and investment arms, and we will continue to capitalize on that momentum as he takes a more hands-on role.”

Williams joined Transwestern in 2018 as Managing Director to oversee the acquisition, development and asset management of healthcare property investments across the United States in close coordination with Transwestern’s Investment Group, Development Company and Healthcare Advisory Services Group. He assisted healthcare clients with capital and development needs and investor clients with sourcing and executing healthcare real estate investment strategies.

“We have built a solid foundation for identifying opportunities that draw on the complementary resources offered by each of the Transwestern companies and provide superior financial results for our partners,” said Williams. “I look forward to even greater collaboration as we consider how real estate can drive value in a sector that is advancing technologically and striving to achieve efficiencies, while at the same time devoting ever-greater attention to the patient experience.”


Transwestern Commercial Services (TCS) is a privately held real estate firm of collaborative entrepreneurs who deliver a higher level of personalized service and innovative client solutions. Applying a consultative approach to Agency Leasing, Asset Services, Occupier Solutions, Capital Markets and Research, our fully integrated global organization adds value for investors, owners and occupiers of all commercial property types. We leverage market insight and operational expertise from across the Transwestern enterprise, which includes firms specializing in development and real estate investment management. TCS has 34 U.S. offices and assists clients from more than 200 offices in 37 countries through strategic alliances with France-based BNP Paribas Real Estate and Canada-based Devencore. Experience Extraordinary at and @Transwestern.

Media Contact:

Stefanie Lewis


Blake Williams

Chief Operating Officer - Healthcare Advisory Services; Laboratory + Life Sciences

Houston, Texas

(713) 270-1782