Whitestone makes room for Tropoli as its general counsel
Whitestone REIT is expanding its legal team with the hiring of Peter Tropoli as General Counsel. At Whitestone, Peter will lead the legal department and will be part of the group of managers who report to CEO Jim Mastandrea.
Whitestone says that Tropoli has an extensive background in corporate law, real estate, and executive management, most recently as Senior Counsel at a Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, Whites, Williams and Aughtry Law Firm. He has previously served as a general counsel, corporate secretary, and COO for Luby’s, Inc.
Chairman and CEO Jim Mastandrea commented, “We are pleased to welcome Peter to our team. He is a seasoned leader with outstanding judgment and has extensive legal knowledge of corporate governance, real estate, finance, litigation, securities, regulatory and business transactions. Throughout his career he’s also been an advocate on many of the values we at Whitestone hold dear.”
Tropoli earned his J.D. at University of Houston Law Center and received his B.A. Degree from University of Texas at Austin.