Real Estate & Construction Law

 

Real estate is a serious commitment. Constant changing conditions in the market and the economy make real estate a challenging endeavor. Whether an individual or business is buying or selling, renting or leasing, managing or developing real estate, having experienced counsel who can navigate the complexities of real estate matters is critical.

We provide the insight to guide you through your real estate transactions and possess the sophistication to handle your real estate disputes.  Our attorneys have represented private developers, landlords, design professionals, general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, construction managers, and property managers.

Our attorneys have handled a wide array of real estate projects, including commercial spaces (high-rise office buildings, retail shopping centers, hotels, and resorts), residential projects (high-rise condominiums, apartment complexes, and residential homes), industrial facilities (warehouses, dams, and water treatment plants), entertainment venues (theaters and stadiums), and mixed-use projects.

Our real estate and construction law practice includes:

Formation Contracts Litigation
Purchases and Sales Landlord-Tenant Issues Fraud
Leases Broker & Agency Issues Contract Breach
Architect & Design Agreements Real Property Development Eviction

REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS

  • Defended a prominent real estate agent, who was accused of causing $2 million in damages for failing to adequately disclose defects in title with regard to the sale of two commercial properties, and obtained the agent’s complete dismissal from the action.
  • Obtained immediate relief at the outset of litigation on behalf of a prominent real estate investor against two real estate professionals, both of whom were represented by preeminent celebrity counsel for the late recording artist, Michael Jackson, for defrauding the investor into purchasing real property.
  • Enforced a real estate investor’s contractual rights against a real estate development company renowned for its outdoor “city-center” retail plaza developments.
  • Enforced a commercial lease on behalf of a real estate developer operating $1 billion in residential, office, retail, and industrial properties against an out-of-state electronics distributor.
  • Enforced a commercial lease on behalf of a real estate group against a national frozen yogurt franchise for failing to satisfy contract obligations.
  • Represented landowners in a real property partition action and prevented the sale and partition of land.
  • Represented a real estate investor in the sale of 60 acres of undeveloped land for development.
  • Counseled a real estate investor with regard to his interest in oil and gas rights to 100 acres of land.