Practice Areas

Real Estate

  • Representation of buyers, sellers, lenders, and title insurance companies in residential and commercial real estate transactions including: acquisitions, dispositions, mortgage financing, development, condominium creation and conversion, asset preservation (1031 exchanges), and leasing.
  • Preparation and review of contracts/options/agreements, construction contracts, purchase and sale agreements, mortgages, deeds, leases (residential and commercial), and related documentation.
  • Foreclosures and loan workouts.
  • Examination and certification of titles.
  • Counsel and agent for major title insurance companies.
  • Zoning, subdivision control, and environmental permitting and compliance.
  • Landlord tenant disputes.
  • Local counsel for multi-property and multi-state real estate transactions.

Estate Planning and Probate Administration

  • Personalized estate and trust planning services for individuals, families, elders, and business owners.
  • Simple to highly complex plans including preparation of: wills, homestead declarations, revocable and irrevocable trusts, durable powers of attorneys, and health care proxies.
  • Medicare, Medicaid, and life planning for assest preservation.
  • Estate and trust Administration.
  • Probate proceedings, estate, conservatorship, and guardianships.

Business

  • Formation, structuring, and operational planning for all business entities (C-corporations, S-corporations, limited liability companies, limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships, and joint ventures).
  • Assest protection planning.
  • Negotiation and preparation of agreements, contracts, and leases in connection with the purchase and sale of businesses.

Banking

  • Representation for financial institutions and clients dealing with financial institutions on all legal matters including residential and commercial lending, financing, and foreclosures.
  • Preparation of secured and unsecured loan documentation.
  • Representation in commercial credit transactions, collection activities, loan workouts, and agreements.