HOUSTON (July 8, 2014) – Rockspring Capital, a privately owned real estate investment firm headquartered in Houston, today announced the addition of John Thomas (J.T.) Oldham as Senior Associate & Corporate Counsel. Oldham will be primarily responsible for client development, sourcing capital as well as strategic implementation and execution of fund-raising operations. He will also be providing in-house legal counsel.
“J.T. has worked with respected Houston law firms and is well versed in real estate transactions and alternative investments, which adds even more industry best practices to our company,” said Jim McAlister IV, President and CEO of Rockspring Capital. “He will be instrumental in deepening investor relationships, and helping our compliance and due diligence teams, especially as we continue our fundraising success.”
Prior to working at Rockspring Capital, Oldham was an associate with Faubus Keller LLP and Christian, Smith & Jewell LLP. He has experience in securities, fiduciary duties, investment suitability, contracts and real estate. Oldham received his Bachelor of Arts from of the University of Texas at Austin and his Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law.
Rockspring Capital is a Houston-based land investment company founded in 1973 whose strategy is to acquire opportunistic real estate, land parcels and residential lots in high growth areas. It also makes special situation bridge loan and note purchases on real estate assets. Rockspring Capital acquires with all cash in markets within the “Texas Triangle” – Houston, Austin, San Antonio and Dallas/Ft. Worth.