John Van Note - General Counsel and Vice President of Strategy
John Van Note is General Counsel and Vice President of Strategy for SARA Investment Real Estate, responsible for ensuring all legal standards are upheld, as well as playing an instrumental role in both the acquisition and disposition processes. With years of proven experience in real estate, business and contract law, John’s depth of understanding has been key in helping SARA effectively navigate projects from acquisition to disposition.
A graduate of Drake University Law School, John was listed in Wisconsin’s Super Lawyers as a “Wisconsin Rising Star”, ranking him among the top lawyers in the state in 2006 and 2007. Since 2009, Van Note has been listed in Best Lawyers in America under the specialty of real estate law.
In addition to his role at SARA, John is a partner at the law firm Mohs, MacDonald, Widder, Paradise & Van Note, LLC, and is an active contributor to Gigi’s Playhouse.