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Commercial Real Estate Acquisition, Development, Leasing and Sale
Our Commercial  real estate practice handles all types of matters related to commercial real estate. We provide advice and counsel on commercial projects and transactions; including leasing, contract of sale, acquisition and sale of existing improved properties and development of complex multi-use projects. From office leases to acquisition and sale of industrial property portfolios, we have represented our clients in the successful acquisition, development, leasing and sale of all types of  properties for commercial use, including major office buildings and office parks,  luxury hotels, and multifamily housing projects throughout the West and Southwest. Our experience  including disputes involving commercial real estate including partnership dissolution disputes, joint venture disputes, brokerage commission disputes, tort and construction defect cases. The firm prides itself on its ability to timely and efficiently handle all litigation needs for real estate developers, owners, tenants and brokers. 

We advise on all phases of a transaction, including structuring and negotiating the deal, performing or coordinating due diligence review, generating documentation, and overseeing the closing.  Beyond this, we typically continue to provide services to our clients after closing, on matters such as development, management, leasing and sale.   To bring additional expertise to its legal and business orientation, we have an extensive background in all aspects of commercial real estate brokerage and management.

A few of the buildings and projects we have represented and/or sold

Westin Harbour Castle Hotel
(Formerly Hilton Harbour Castle)
Toronto, Canada
1000 Room Hotel on Lake Ontario

China Basin Building
San Francisco, California
500,000 sq. ft. Office Building


One Westchase Center
10777 Westheimer
Houston, Texas
466,000 Sq. Ft. Office Complex

The Graybriar Apartments
3810 N. Maryvale Parkway
Phoenix, Arizona
240 Unit Apartment Complex


Stone Place Tower
(Also known as the Praetorian Building)
1607 Main Street
Dallas, Texas
15 Story Office Building

Vista Belvedere Apartments
Tiburon, California 
60 Unit Apartment Complex

262 North Belt
Houston, Texas
72,989 Sq. Ft. Office Building

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Spanish Oaks Apartments

Phoenix, Arizona
290 Unit Apartment Complex

Laguna Vista Apartments
Tiburon, California
24 Unit Apartment Complex

3334 Richmond Ave
Houston, Texas Office
26,000 sq. ft.  Office Building

3336 Richmond Ave
Houston, Texas
88,000 Sq. Ft Office Building

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The Buckley Building
9225 Katy Freeway 
Houston, Texas
64,000 Sq. Ft. Office Building

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Fountainview Office Park
2640 Fountainview
Houston, Texas
45,000 sq. ft. Office Building

262 North Belt
Houston, Texas
87,000 sq. ft. Office Building
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3rd & Bryant St.
San Francisco, CA
Office Building