Our attorneys have extensive experience with a wide range of matters relating to commercial real estate development and transactions. We have represented both public entities and private developers in all aspects of commercial real estate, including purchase and sale transactions, due diligence, land use and entitlements, financing and development, environmental compliance and leasing. We have particular expertise in real estate transactions that include a public sector component, including public private partnership transactions, transactions involving tax increment financing, special metropolitan district and other forms of public finance and transactions that involve public sector scrutiny and approvals.We frequently work with our clients as part of a multi-disciplinary team that includes architects, planners, engineers, community engagement experts and other disciplines.
We also represent clients throughout the country in a variety of land use and zoning matters. Our clients in these matters include real estate developers, local governments, airports, and corporate landowners. We advise clients on comprehensive land use, transportation, and other master planning documents; zoning and other regulatory requirements; preparing and negotiating intergovernmental agreements, subdivision agreements, vesting agreements, and other agreements; drafting legislation, findings, staff reports, and related documents; and defending project approvals against legal challenges and resolving disputes through settlement agreements and other means.
Please see our specific practice area descriptions for more detailed information on our various projects and skills.