Birmingham Real Estate Law Attorneys
Our Firm represents buyers and sellers of real estate and lenders making loans (both conventional and SBA) secured by real estate and personal property, in transactions both simple and complex. We also routinely represent borrowers in the negotiations of real estate transactions and have substantial experience in counseling banks and other public and private lenders in connection with the documentation and closing of a variety of types of secured transactions.
Beyond loans, our Firm also provides representation to developers and owners of commercial and residential properties, including providing advice on all aspects of commercial leasing, negotiating and finalizing the purchase of property or the sale of a real estate business, drafting property management agreements, and negotiating and preparing business asset purchase and sales agreements as well as stock purchase agreements. We also have extensive experience representing clients in matters and controversies involving real estate agreements, mortgages and leases and handle foreclosures, evictions and similar proceedings.
It might not seem like it upon first glance, but real estate can be one of the most complex areas in which to practice law. There are an incredible number of factors that impact real estate law, real estate cases, and real estate conflicts and it can be quite the feat to find the proper strategy to use for a specific case. Additionally, there are many different sub-areas of real estate law upon which to focus. Experienced attorneys practicing in this area must be able to grasp the whole real estate “picture” in order to correctly gauge both long and short-term legal implications that are pertinent in any given conflict.
Are you facing a real estate conflict? You want to ensure that you receive help from an attorney well versed in real estate law. The lawyers at Gordon, Dana & Gilmore, LLC have a 135 years of legal experience. When you engage in our legal representation, you can rest easy with the knowledge that you’ve made the decision to invest in quality, comprehensive care.
Legal Issues in Real Estate
As briefly mentioned above, there are many, many different legal issues that can arise in a real estate law cases. The skilled attorneys at Gordon, Dana & Gilmore, LLC, have experience with handling legal issues in, among others, the following areas of real estate:
- Commercial Sales
- Management and Leasing
From the site survey process to construction and, later, leasing and managing property, we have experience handling it all. This includes landlord and tenant disputes along with contractual disputes and leasing/sales disputes. Whatever issue you might be having, we are confident that our knowledgeable attorneys can help make it right. Some of the more pertinent issues that we have handled include:
Analyzing Survey and Title Issues
Analyzing zoning and land use issues and representing clients in front of commissions and local boards.
- Assisting in the creation, negotiation, and preparation of agreements regarding property management
- Closing and transferring titles
- Developing the structure and formation of ownership entities
- Due diligence relating to regulations and economics
- Negotiating and preparing necessary transaction documents
- Negotiating, reviewing, and preparing contracts relating to construction and architectural design
- Obtaining third party approvals and consents
- Reviewing service contracts, leases, environmental issues, and permits
Real Estate & Finance Issues
In addition to the wide array of services listed above, the attorneys at Gordon, Dana & Gilmore, LLC, are also prepared to help you with financial issues relating to real estate. From small transactions to larger deals involving multiple corporations we understand how to work with you to resolve issues in virtually all aspects of leasing. This includes lease preparations, lease review, and lease negotiation. If you have any concerns it is always a good idea to reach out to professionals for their opinion, especially in something as complex as real estate law.
Along with preparing, reviewing, and negotiating processes, it is important to note that leasing is not always a simple task. In fact, you might sometimes find yourself struggling to understand which decision is the very best one at your disposal.
Property Disposition, Acquisition, and Closings
Real property disposition and acquisition can be a tricky area of the law to handle and requires a skilled attorney to be successful. This especially true when it comes to the formation of entitles related to real estate along with the negotiation and drafting of transaction documentation needed in these cases. Do not settle for anything less than the very best quality of legal work when it comes to your property! A knowledgeable attorney will be able to offer comprehensive and easy-to-understand closing services for commerical transactions.
Premier Real Estate Law Lawyers
Gordon, Dana & Gilmore, LLC is the preferred law Firm for the handling and referral of sensitive business, personal and litigation matters that require “troubleshooting expertise” as well as a professional approach at a higher level.