Comprehensive Real Estate Representation

Friedman Schuman's Real Estate Practice attorneys are known for their ability to close deals quickly and cost-effectively. Clients laud the firm's lawyers for their deep understanding of their businesses and industry and their ability to structure transactions to avoid expensive and time-consuming problems.

For over three decades, attorneys in Friedman Schuman's Real Estate Practice have represented a wide variety of regional and national clients, including developers, builders, landlords, contractors, retailers, institutional lenders, and tenants in matters, including acquisitions, sales, financing, contract and lease negotiations. We represent clients throughout Pennsylvania, including Bucks County and Montgomery County.

On every transaction and on every client matter, our goal is to be smart, focused and effective. Our clients appreciate the difference.

Real Estate Transactions

Our attorneys routinely assist clients with a wide range of real estate transactions, including:

  • Acquisition and sale of property
  • Commercial and residential closings
  • Easements
  • Eminent domain and quiet title actions
  • Entity formations
  • Like-kind exchanges
  • Real estate tax assessment appeals
  • Preparation of condominium documents
  • Land use and zoning matters

Friedman Schuman lawyers strive to make our client's position stronger no matter the size of the transaction.

Commercial Leasing And Development

Friedman Schuman attorneys have extensive experience representing developers, investors, and businesses in all aspects of the complex development process beginning with land acquisition and continuing with leasing, title review, financing and construction. We have represented clients in a variety of such undertakings, including the development of many large shopping center projects, a multitude of free standing retail properties and a number of mixed use projects, throughout Philadelphia, Montgomery and Bucks counties, and Southern New Jersey.

Our team also routinely represents regional and national landlords and tenants in a variety of leasing transactions, including build-to-suit leases, retail leases, turnkey leases, ground leases, subleases, office leases, and warehouse and industrial leases.

Whether a large national retailer or a local building owner, our attorneys remain focused on efficient completion of the transaction while minimizing the client's legal and business risks.

Representative Transactions

  • Represented regional developers in all aspects of the development of many large shopping center projects and a multitude of free standing retail properties
  • Represented developers and landlords of free-standing retail properties
  • Represented a regional commercial real estate investment partnership in connection with the acquisition and financing of a portfolio of retail drug store properties
  • Represented landlords in the negotiation of leases and operation and easement agreements with some of the nation's largest "big box" retailers such as Lowes, Wal-Mart, Best-Buy, Barnes & Noble, Sports Authority and Old Navy

Contact Friedman Schuman

Schedule a consultation with an attorney from our firm by calling 215-635-7200 or simply send us an email.

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