Practice Areas

Real Estate, Construction and Land Use

The firm’s real estate attorneys represent clients in all stages of real estate transactions, from initial property acquisition to development to completion.  We regularly represent clients involved in commercial, residential, multi-use and industrial real estate projects.  Our services include:

  • Negotiation and documentation of the sale, acquisition and leasing of raw land, as well as office, retail, industrial and residential property
  • Negotiation and documentation of acquisition and permanent loans, loan participation and secondary market operations, foreclosures and loan work-outs
  • Assistance with subdivision and parcel map applications, procuring governmental approvals, environmental law compliance and obtaining use and zoning permits
  • Representation of secured lenders and receivers in actions seeking the appointment of a receiver

Due to the firm’s extensive expertise in the health care arena, our real estate attorneys have experience in the unique aspects of property acquisition and/or the leasing of space for health care institutions and professionals.  The firm also represents developers, contractors, subcontractors, architects and other allied professionals in construction-related matters.  These services include:

  • Contract drafting and review
  • Mechanics liens
  • Stop notice enforcement and defense
  • Business counseling
  • Litigation defense