David S. Jenks, Esq. — Founder
George Washington University (J.D.)
Bucknell University (B.S.: Accounting and Finance)
District of Columbia Bar member
Formerly associated with the law firms of Shaw, Pittman, Potts & Trowbridge and Arter & Hadden. Over fifteen years experience in commercial real estate transactions including District of Columbia condominium formations and registrations, office and retail leasing, building acquisitions and sales, foreclosures and landlord/tenant disputes. Approved closing attorney for Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company and Chicago Title Insurance Company, two of the nation's largest underwriters. Special emphasis on problem loan workouts, District of Columbia housing law, environmental risks, and structuring non-traditional ownership. U.S. Army Judge Advocate (1988-1993). Member of the American Land Title Association (ALTA) and DC Land Title Association (DCLTA).
David S. Jenks passed away on May 19, 2008. His loss will be felt for many years to come. The Avenue family is dedicated to keeping Dave's dream alive by continuing to operate a premier real estate settlement company and we sincerely appreciate your continued support.