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Well drafted leases are a vital part of commercial property investment management. Using experienced legal counsel is important for protecting your interests in negotiating, drafting, reviewing and enforcing leases. Because our legal practice is devoted exclusively to property related transactions, we have the depth of experience and breadth of knowledge needed to address the issues that arise in leasing all types of property.

Our firm provides legal advice and representation in ground leasing, space leasing, telecommunications and equipment leasing. We represent a diverse group of limited liability companies, corporations, partnerships and trusts in leasing to regional and national restaurants and retailers, hotel companies, industrial and office tenants, Federal, state, and county governmental entities, and many other businesses.

Our leasing services include dealing with matters such as:

  • Letters of intent and offers to lease
  • Tenant improvement agreements
  • Options and rights of first refusal
  • Lease assignments and subleases
  • Liquor and business licensing
  • Performance and rent guarantees
  • Revocable licenses and occupancy agreements
  • Leasing brokerage listing agreements
  • Liability and casualty insurance coverages
  • Subordination and non-disturbance agreements
  • Landlord and tenant estoppels
  • Signage, permitted use and premises expansion
  • Hazardous materials remediation
  • ADA and other regulatory compliance
  • Early termination agreements
  • Lease dispute resolution

We have a well-earned reputation for client satisfaction in dealing with the widely diverse range of issues associated with leasing.

"Steve has counseled us for more than 10 years on a number of real estate transactions and other matters. His advice is always legally sound, results-oriented, economically practical and very thoroughly considered. During my 40-year career as a corporate executive, on Wall Street and now as a venture capital investor, I have worked closely with many top-ranked corporate attorneys at the largest, most prominent law firms. Steve does as fine a job as any lawyer I've seen."