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Bradley A. Krouse

Partner | Real Estate and Finance


Bradley A. Krouse serves as the Managing Partner of the firm. He represents many of the region's most prominent real estate developers, owners, investors and private equity companies.  Brad serves his clients in multiple roles as a strategic counselor, advisor and dealmaker.  His practice includes a full range of real estate activities, including acquisitions, sales, leasing, financing and development for a wide array of clients, including shopping centers, apartment and office building developers and owners; national retail and office tenants; and private equity funds. Brad’s areas of particular experience include large scale national multi-state, multi-property portfolio transactions and sale leasebacks.



Duke University School of Law, J.D., with honors (1990)

Tufts University, B.A., magna cum laude (1987)



New Jersey


Board of Directors,  Philadelphia 76ers Basketball Team

Board of Directors,  New Jersey Devils Hockey Team

Chair,  Mid-Atlantic Advisory Board, Team Impact

Past Chair,  Executive Committee, Jewish Federation Real Estate

Board of Directors,  Central Philadelphia Development Corporation

Emeritus Trustee, Board of Trustees,  Greater Philadelphia Chapter of National Multiple Sclerosis Society


"Legends and Rainmakers of Law: Building a Practice," panelist at Philadelphia Business Journal, October 5, 2017

"Ground Leases, Master Leases, and Sales Leasebacks: Their Structure and Use," accredited CLE seminar, Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg LLP, September 19, 2012

"Rethinking Corporate Counsel: Nine Minds Are Better Than One," Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg LLP, October 13, 2011

"Ins and Outs of Commercial Mortgage Loan Purchase and Sale," accredited CLE seminar, Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg LLP, October 20, 2010

“Student Housing Conference,” National Apartment Association, February 2008

“Competing to Win,” Philadelphia Property Opportunities Conference,” September 2003

“The Real Estate Development Transaction—Existing Commercial Office Buildings,” PBI, 2003

“The Essentials of Office and Retail Leases in Pennsylvania,” National Business Institute, 1991-2001

Representative Transactions
  • National real estate counsel for a leading private equity fund handling real estate matters throughout the U.S., including the largest retail sale leaseback in U.S. history;
  • Represents one of the largest real estate opportunity funds in the country in a variety of matters, including the acquisition and redevelopment of apartments and hotel properties throughout the U.S.;
  • Represents one of the largest Philadelphia based real estate office funds in the acquisition and redevelopment of office buildings and corporate centers, including the acquisitions of multi-state multi-property office portfolios;
  • Represents the largest privately held student housing developer in the U.S. in the acquisition and redevelopment of student housing properties including strategic joint ventures with universities and colleges;
  • Represents the largest retail power center developer in the Philadelphia metropolitan area in the acquisition, development, leasing and financing of multiple power centers in the Philadelphia region; and
  • Represents a leading developer of flexible-stay furnished residences throughout the country including the acquisition, financing and structuring of an iconic Philadelphia mixed use property.

Ranked attorney in Chambers USA

Named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer® consecutively since 2004 by a vote of his peers

Selected by his peers consecutively since 2011 for inclusion in the editions of The Best Lawyers in America© in the specialty of Real Estate Law.  For over a quarter of a century, The Best Lawyers in America© has been regarded - by both the profession and the public - as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States.

2016 Honoree, Israel Bonds Philadelphia Real Estate & Financial Services Division

Named by American Lawyer Media as one of Pennsylvania's 2004 "Lawyers on the Fast Track" (2004)

Recognized by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of the "40 Under 40" who are making their mark in their professional fields and communities (April, 2003)

Recipient of National Multiple Sclerosis Society MS Award, Class of 2001 (2001)