Practice Areas


Our legal practice includes the following areas:

Transactional real estate law

  • Purchase and sale of commercial and residential real estate
  • Lease transactions for commercial and residential real estate
  • Land use, development and construction, including work with governmental authorities
  • Owner-contractor and owner-architect agreements; related construction documents and issues
  • Multi-family and single family residential developments
  • Condominiums
  • Time share and fractional ownership projects
  • Homeowner and other ownership associations
  • Title clearance and title transfer matters
  • Property management issues
  • Real estate acquisition, construction, renovation and term loans secured by deeds of trust and other security
  • Loan workouts
  • Transfers in lieu of foreclosure
  • Private mediation and arbitration services

Corporate and business law

  • Choice of entity planning
  • Life cycle events from formation through dissolution of entity
  • Corporate governance matters and ongoing entity documentation, including annual and special meetings,

        annual reports, resolutions and minutes

  • Business contracts
  • Employment agreements
  • Non-competition, non-solicitation, anti-piracy and confidentiality agreements
  • Independent contractor agreements
  • Limited liability company operating agreements and corporate shareholder agreements, buy-sell agreements,

        private transfers of ownership interests

  • Asset sale and purchase agreements with related documentation for a variety of businesses
  • Due diligence
  • Private mediation and arbitration services

Probate law

  • Ancillary probate proceedings and informal probates where transfer of real estate is involved
  • Small Estate Affidavits for transfers of personal property
  • Affidavit of Succession to Realty
  • Proof of Authority