Representing Your Legal Needs

We specialize in providing effective representation through entrepreneurial team processes. With over two decades of real estate, management, turnaround and finance experience, we represent and advise businesses, individuals, public and quasi-public entities, and nonprofit organizations in the following areas:

Transaction Services

We provide turn-key transaction services in the areas of real estate, construction, purchase, lease, merger and acquisition, franchising, joint venture, employment, 1031 exchange, and intellectual property, due diligence, negotiation, leasehold and land bank strategies, financing and refinancing, and business evaluation and strategic positioning.

Litigation, Arbitration and Mediation

We represent clients in business, real estate, and estate and trust litigation, arbitration and mediation matters, and we provide litigation strategies and valuation analysis, case evaluation and feasibility, strategic planning (including case formulation and presentation) and development of alternative strategies, including settlement and other alternative dispute resolution approaches.

Plaintiff-Based Attorney Malpractice Matters

We advise and represent clients in evaluating and pursuing professional negligence claims against lawyers who have damaged a client by failing to handle that client's engagement competently and ethically in any variety of situations, including negligent advice, breach of fiduciary duty, conflict of interest, breach of contract, overbilling and fraud.

Strategic Asset, Market and Operational Planning

We provide strategic advice and counsel in business succession and family business succession planning, risk analysis and avoidance, entity formation, reorganization, and dissolution, portfolio positioning and repositioning, resource allocation, asset management, and marketing and brokerage oversight.

Business and Commercial Development Representation

We have extensive experience in advising clients on owner representation, design and construction representation, predevelopment evaluation, site selection and analysis, social impact analysis, lobbying support, market feasibility, and internal and market development and merchandising strategies.

Site Acquisition and Relocation

We advise clients in the areas of land acquisition planning, land use, eminent domain, valuation impact analysis and relocation issues.

Site Use Evaluation

We counsel clients on site use evaluation, including expansion and acquisition planning, environmental impact evaluation, condemnation and eminent domain analysis, land use and zoning, and regulatory compliance.

Operational Strategic and Performance Evaluation

We provide business management performance evaluation and planning, strategic affiliation and franchise evaluation, project team development, process management and strategic operational planning services.

Estate and Trust Planning

We assist clients in the planning and preparation of wills, revocable trusts, private and family foundations, estate administration, irrevocable life insurance trusts, contested estate and trust matters, family limited partnerships, grantor trusts, qualified domestic trusts, charitable remainder trusts, special needs trusts, powers of attorney, health care directives, life insurance and retirement plan beneficiary designations, and other planning instruments.

Portfolio Value Enhancement

We guide clients in developing short- and long-term ownership strategies, resource analysis, investment yield maximization planning, structured financial resource analysis, and strategic portfolio management.

Economic and Market Impact Analysis

We offer tailored market assessment, portfolio impact, resource allocation, and market positioning analysis and evaluation.

Financial Consulting

We counsel clients on risk analysis and avoidance, financing and refinancing, business planning, asset management and disposition, and workout and turnaround structuring.