Wes Raborn, Senior Counsel, Acquisitions, represents Harsch Investment Properties in complex real estate transactions. In the first two years at Harsch, he has successfully closed approximately $241 million in real estate purchases and sales in six western states. In addition, Wes negotiates commercial industrial leasing throughout Harsch’s extensive and mixed portfolio of tenants.
Prior to joining Harsch, Wes served as Vice President & General Counsel at Shilo Inns from 2009-2014 with attention to all company-owned hotels, restaurants, management and holding companies, and their respective employees in ten states. During his tenure at Shilo, Wes was instrumental in selling over $50 million in commercial properties and provided legal and business counsel related to financing, real estate, and corporate transactions. Wes also worked in private practice for several years wherein he engaged multifaceted business and real estate transactions. Wes also served as in-house counsel with Standard Insurance Company after moving to Oregon from New Orleans in 2001, where he commenced his legal career.