Businesses and developers must navigate a diverse range of legal issues in the development process. From zoning and land use matters to construction issues and real estate loans, we help our clients along the road to development.
Representing clients ranging from smaller, family-owned businesses to large, national and global corporations and REITs, we advise on matters related to site selection, obtaining entitlements, construction litigation, tax incentives, and environmental issues. We are also uniquely situated to help clients with government relations matters at the local, state, and federal levels.
We enjoy the opportunity to work with clients throughout the entire development process, gaining valuable insight into their businesses along the way, and developing strong client relationships.
We have worked with our clients in the following areas related to real estate development:
Drafting and negotiating complex documents involving real estate finance
Advice and counsel on the site selection process
Negotiating incentive and development agreements
Determining which tax and other economic incentives are available
Representation in construction litigation
Assisting developers in obtaining local government decisions related to re-zoning approval, permitting, variances, annexations, special or conditional use permits, and site plan and subdivision approval
Negotiating on behalf of clients with local government agencies
Representing developers before various state agencies in regards to environmental permits
Closing complex commercial real estate transactions
Representing developers and land owners in cases related to condemnation and eminent domain
Articles in the National Law Review database by Real Estate Development Poyner Spruill