The firm has extensive experience in and emphasizes its practice in the following areas:
The firm represents clients in various aspects of administrative law, including rule-making, contested case hearings, and a variety of permit applications and proceedings.
Land Use, Zoning and Planning
The firm assists property owners in planning for and obtaining development rights, including zoning at the state and county levels, subdivision approvals, and development permits.
The firm’s practice in this area includes a variety of legal services, including the negotiation and drafting of sales and lease documents, assisting in due diligence analysis, broker-client relations, preparation of title documents, quiet title and partition actions, title insurance issues, landlord-tenant disputes, mortgage foreclosures, agency issues, and the registration of condominium property regimes and subdivisions with the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs.
Business and Contract Law
The firm provides assistance ranging from business formation, the sale and purchase of businesses, the negotiation and drafting of contracts, and the resolution of business disputes. The firm encourages its clients to plan in advance and to develop a methodology for problem avoidance rather than the untangling of business disputes resulting from poor business planning.