Real Estate and Land Use

The Real Estate practice group at Dorsey has a strong history of providing a full range of real estate services to a diverse group of clients. With more than 20 lawyers who devote their practice exclusively to real estate matters and an additional team of lawyers who have substantial real estate backgrounds and capabilities, we can satisfy your requirements in the areas of corporate services, equity investment, development, construction, finance and specialized services related to real estate.

Dorsey’s Real Estate practice group is organized and focused according to relevant business sectors to more effectively serve our clients’ business needs, including:

  • Development and construction
  • Retail  
  • Investment real estate
  • Finance  
  • Corporate real estate services

Dorsey attorneys represent developers, contractors, and architects in the purchase, zoning, permitting and development of real estate, the construction and leasing of facilities, and the financing of those activities. Our lawyers also represent retailers, real estate investors and property managers in the purchase, financing, leasing, management, operation and sale of real estate assets.  

Dorsey routinely represents banks, life insurance companies and other institutional lenders and investors in structuring, making and extending loans and other credit facilities secured directly or indirectly by real estate assets, in securitizing debt securities, and enforcing rights and remedies and structuring and documenting workouts in default situations.  

Please contact us for more information on how the Real Estate practice group can assist you in your real estate dealings.