John Mallinson is a Managing Director and the General Counsel of AIG Global Real Estate (“AIGGRE”), where he also serves as a Member of AIGGRE’s Senior Leadership Team and a Member of its Real Estate Investment Committee. At AIGGRE, John has a particular focus on joint ventures and has worked on joint venture transactions in numerous jurisdictions throughout the world. John is a regular speaker on real estate investment and joint ventures and has published several articles on real estate joint ventures, construction and development. John is a Fellow in the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, where he is Vice-Chair of the Equity Investment Structures Committee and Chair of the In-House Counsel Committee. He is also a member of the Anglo-American Real Property Institute. Prior to AIGGRE, John was an associate in the Real Estate Group at Shearman & Sterling LLP. He received his B.A. from Binghamton University and a J.D. from New York University School of Law.