Polsinelli’s Real Estate Transaction practice attorneys are seasoned deal-makers, representing owners, developers, investors, joint ventures, real estate funds and REITs in complex acquisitions and dispositions, leases, loan documentation, owner association creation, due diligence, property tax appeals and land use issues. Our attorneys have a deep understanding of our clients’ business, which allows us to provide legal advice that has a practical application within each client’s unique context. When faced with real estate challenges, our clients turn to us for smart solutions.
Our practice is recognized nationally for its market insight and business-oriented approach to real estate transactions, as evidenced by Polsinelli’s designation as the leading real estate law firm by Midwest Real Estate News
in 2013 and each of the previous four years as one of the top six firms in an 11-state area based on the number of real estate transactions handled during those years. The firm was also ranked in Real Estate Law360 100's,
Top 10 Largest Real Estate Practice Groups in late 2014. Among our ranks you will find attorneys peer recognized as Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
, The Best Lawyers in America
, Super Lawyers
and Rising Stars
, and Leading Lawyers
by the Leading Lawyers Network
. With more than 75 attorneys in offices from coast to coast, we deliver local expertise and national perspective to your transactions.
We know how to push deals forward and navigate risk. We conduct thorough and efficient due diligence. We dig down, investigating title, survey, zoning, easements, property conditions and tax incentives, to identify purchasing opportunities and to strategically position your property for sale. We especially understand how important it is to close on time and within budget.
Our attorneys understand that property acquisition is just the beginning. We provide full-service representation after closing. We have expertise in leasing retail, industrial, urban and suburban office, health care, research and development, institutional and residential space. We craft ground leases, master leases, subleases and build-to-suit leases. We structure associations for condominiums, single-family home developments, office, industrial and medical office parks, and mixed-use developments. Our attorneys walk you through easement and right-of-way acquisitions, portfolio management issues, brokerage agreement negotiation, condemnation proceedings and property tax appeals.