Real Estate - Northern Virginia
What the team is known for Deep bench with significant expertise across the spectrum of commercial real estate and land use work, with an impressive statewide presence. Acts in a wide range of developments, with particular experience in residential projects. Also noted for its strength in real estate-related litigation.
Work highlights Represented Brookfield Homes in its application to rezone 110 acres of land to permit development of 158 homes, a golf course, a hotel, offices and a restaurant.
Acted for Specialists in Urology in the sale and leaseback of nine separate medical properties in Florida.
Michael Banzhaf centers his practice on the land use and zoning sphere, and is recognized as a formidable specialist in the area. He is noted for his depth of experience handling matters throughout the region and Loudoun County in particular.
Benjamin Tompkins is widely recognized for his expertise in commercial real estate, handling a wide range of large-scale transactions, acting for clients including developers, financial institutions and investors. He bolsters his practice with significant experience in land use and zoning work.
James Brennan focuses on commercial real estate work and is especially highly regarded for his expertise in transactions and financings for a diverse range of clients. He has significant experience handling mixed-use projects, and enjoys a strong reputation for his attention to detail.
David Houston retains a strong reputation for his handling of a variety of commercial real estate work. His expertise covers a range of matters, including residential and mixed-use work, with particular experience in retail.
Robert Diamond comes particularly recommended for his work on residential matters and is singled out as a leading name for condominium work in Northern Virginia.
The highly experienced Karen Fagelson is recognized for her expertise in acquisitions and financings, and is a fine choice of counsel on PPP and mixed-use developments.
Significant clients The Peterson Companies, Kettler, Toll Brothers, Lemer Enterprises, IDI Group.