REAL ESTATE

Real Estate – Transactions and Litigation: Our firm has an extensive practice in all areas of real estate law.  Our commercial real estate transactional practice includes purchase and sale transactions, commercial financing, office and retail center development and leasing, farm/ranch leases and operating agreements, multi-parcel assemblage and development,  residential and condominium development, conservation easements and transactions, communication tower transactions, land use, real estate dispute resolution, easement and right of way issues, business entity and LLC formation, operation and dissolution, project due diligence, approvals and permitting.  Our practice also includes energy and utility related matters including site acquisition and development for energy projects, transmission line easement acquisitions, right of way permits and licensing, easement issues and dispute resolution, as well as sustainable and green energy projects.

Our firm handles all varieties of real estate litigation.   We represent a number of mortgage lenders in complexmortgage and property litigation, bankruptcy representation, title resolution, fraudulent conveyances representation, and foreclosure proceedings.  We handle easement/boundary disputes, eminent domain and we routinely provide practical guidance on zoning and land use issues and counsel clients on landlord/tenantrelated matters. Our firm also represents condemning agencies for governmental and utility expansion projects.

Our firm is also experienced in negotiating, on behalf of our clients, resolutions to real estate and business disputes without litigation.  We merge our transactional and litigation expertise to optimize positive outcomes for our clients while avoiding the expense and risk of litigation.

We also handle residential real estate transactions and residential loan work-outs, including assisting clients in purchasing their homes, reviewing associated title matters and counseling clients on their options in a defaulting loan situation.