The practice of real estate law at Meyer, Unkovic & Scott involves much more than the simple transfer of property from one party to another. Instead the Firm’s Real Estate & Lending Group recognizes the importance of understanding our clients’ business and their objectives as well as the markets in which they operate. This allows us to assist our clients in meeting those objectives in a timely, creative and cost-effective manner.
The attorneys in our Real Estate & Lending Group can handle any type of real estate transaction from acquiring a site for development, evaluating potential environmental issues, negotiating leases with prospective tenants, to closing a commercial loan or obtaining a zoning variance.
Some of the legal services that the Real Estate & Lending Group provides are as follows:
- Acquisition & Development
- Representation of Financial Institutions
- Commercial Leasing
- Zoning & Land Use
- Title Insurance & Residential Transactions
- Oil and Gas Leasing
- Tax Assessment Appeals
The Real Estate & Lending Group is the largest practice within the firm’s Transactional Department, and is one of the largest real estate sections of any firm in the City of Pittsburgh. Our clients benefit from both the Group’s legal abilities and its practical approach to problem solving, gained from experience with a wide variety of real estate transactions. The Group’s attorneys are recognized as leaders in the real estate industry of Western Pennsylvania and are members of legal and industry groups including the International Council of Shopping Centers, the Urban Land Institute and the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties. Five of the group’s partners are cited in The Best Lawyers in America for their practice of Real Estate Law and one is a member of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers.