Commercial Real Estate

Our attorneys have a personal understanding of the real estate world. With experience in owning, leasing and developing real estate projects, our attorneys are fully aware of  the need to complete a transaction on time, within budget and without the concern of attorneys holding up the deal. The depth of our experience, breadth of our industry contacts, and understanding of the varied marketplaces in which our clients do business, enable us to bring a “market-aware,” results-oriented approach to our clients’ business needs. We represent real estate developers, investors, end users, landlords and tenants in an array of transactions and projects. Our industry understanding results in a high level of client satisfaction.

+ Real Estate Development

From ground up development to adaptive reuse of existing buildings, our attorneys have experience in all facets of commercial real estate development. Real estate projects take planning, coordination and attention to detail to get from conception to completion and term sheet to closing. Attorneys in our real estate practice group pride themselves in assisting their clients through all aspects involved in getting a project funded and completed so their clients’ dreams can become reality.

Our attorneys have experience in:

  • Finance, Acquisition, Construction, Disposition and Leasing (Retail, Office, Industrial, Multifamily and Residential)

  • Entity Formation and Organizational Document Preparation
  • Commercial Lending and Secured Transactions
  • Review of Development Agreements, Listing Agreements, Architectural and Construction Contracts, and Easement Restrictions

+ Purchase & Sale Transactions

Whether you are purchasing or selling vacant land, an office building, a shopping center or a mixed-use development, our attorneys have experience handling all aspects of purchase and sale transactions. Dealing with title issues, entitlements, tenants and lenders are important aspects of any purchase or sale and are essential to ensuring a successful closing. Attorneys in our real estate practice group routinely handle purchases and sales of real estate involving 1031 exchanges, tenants in common and other complexities.

Our attorneys have experience in:

  • Drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements
  • Title, survey and other diligence review
  • Closing
  • Financing: traditional and Capital Raises


+ Commercial Leasing

Our attorneys represent the interests of institutional landlords and tenants in commercial leasing transactions, including banks, insurance companies and other professional companies. Our experience in representing sophisticated landlords and tenants allows us to quickly analyze and resolve issues commonly found in office, industrial and retail leases. Our work includes the preparation, negotiation and finalization of lease documentation, dispute resolution and day-to-day management issues.
In addition to our legal expertise, we also consult extensively on the business and quasi-business terms on which lease proposals, letters of intent and leases are ultimately based. Our deep expertise and experience in this area and our knowledge of marketplace dynamics allow us to structure the best terms and conditions for our clients.

Our attorneys have experience in:

  • Types of Leases: Retail, Office, Industrial/Logistics and Mixed Use
  • Services:
  • Structuring letters of intent
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial leases, tenant improvement work letters and credit enhancement agreements
  • Providing advice regarding resolution of disputes and day-to-day management issues