Real Estate Disputes / Litigation

Real estate transactions are often complex.  When disputes arise it is essential to hire a knowledgeable attorney to assist in resolving it.  You must ensure that your rights are protected.  When you are involved in a real estate dispute it needs to be handled by an attorney who is adept at handling both negotiations and court cases.

Many civil litigation cases can be handled through negotiations that may bring the situation to a settlement.  If no settlement can be reached, the case progresses to court where it will be handled by a judge and jury.  Your attorney will work with you throughout the process to represent your rights.  Some of the most common situations that may require legal counsel include:

  • Purchase / Sale agreements
  • Commercial lease disputes
  • Real estate acquisitions
  • Foreclosures
  • Partition actions
  • Breach of contract
  • Setbacks and easements
  • Defaulted loans
  • Eminent domain / condemnation actions
  • Lender’s claims
  • Mechanic’s lien

Real estate disputes may be complex.  Your attorney will handle all aspects of these cases from start to finish, bringing the situation to a positive resolution.  Some of the common real estate litigation clients include business owners, homeowners, nonprofits, educational institutions, and public agencies. 
Various actions will be used to bring the dispute to a resolution.  This includes:

  • Negotiation
  • Mediation / Arbitration
  • Court