Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig has substantial experience litigating commercial real estate disputes across the United States. We represent buyers, sellers, developers, individual investors, and commercial real estate companies involved in commercial real estate litigation. Effective business real estate litigation requires comprehensive, up-to-the-minute knowledge of local real estate and property laws as well as considerable capability in the courtroom. Our team handles real estate disputes including but not limited to:

  • Disputes over land use
  • Easements
  • Foreclosures
  • Title disputes
  • Landlord-tenant disputes
  • General realty disputes
  • Purchase and sale contracts and options
  • Construction law disputes
  • Condominium and homeowner’s association disputes

In complex real estate dealings, borrowers need experienced real estate attorneys who fully grasp the complexities. Since we began in 2001, Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig’s attorneys have represented real estate borrowers in a variety of real estate-related legal matters. We bring that experience and our unique perspective to the table through every stage of a commercial real estate transaction. We help commercial clients acquire real estate and mortgage loans, and our lawyers are familiar with a number of commercial lenders. The experienced real estate attorneys at Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig can help you with every facet of structuring and negotiating a loan including commitment letters, loan agreements, notes, deeds of trust, and other collateral documents. We have in-depth experience representing and negotiating on behalf of borrowers in disputes with lenders; such negotiations are usually successful, but when it’s necessary, we aggressively represent our clients in the courtroom.

We Use Innovative Approaches

If restructuring becomes imperative, our real estate team can employ innovative approaches to ensure that relationships and investments are protected. Our firm’s extensive work on behalf of borrowers has provided us with unique experience in lender liability, foreclosures, and a number of other commercial real estate-related matters. We provide our borrower-clients with the trustworthy and comprehensive legal advice they need. We see to it that our client’s risk is minimized, their rights are protected, and their long-term interests are fully safeguarded.

Serving You, Protecting Your Interests

Whether we are closing a loan or helping a lender deal with a problem, our team has the legal experience and comprehensive knowledge needed to offer commercial real estate lenders effective and successful solutions to their legal needs. Commercial real estate lenders should be partnered with a law firm that will safeguard their interests, strengthen their relationships with borrowers, and make a deal as smooth and straightforward as possible. At Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig, our knowledgeable team has worked with lenders of all sizes on all types of loans while ensuring that the lender’s collateral is protected in case of default, foreclosure, or bankruptcy.

Extensive Real Estate Experience

Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig’s attorneys are familiar with every facet of commercial real estate lending: structuring deals, drafting the legal documents, and negotiating and closing the loans. Our attorneys put their business and commercial banking backgrounds to work and offer extensive experience working on behalf of commercial lenders across the United States. They know how to structure loans in a way that minimizes the risk inherent in every business transaction. Our attorneys are accessible, always responsive to clients, and know how to protect your interests. We close deals on time and on your terms.

The experienced team at Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig do much more than merely “handle” real estate transactions for our many clients. Our team is seasoned, patient, and sensitive to our clients’ needs. We take care to address all of your concerns; our work is not complete until our clients are comfortable and satisfied with the outcome.

Real estate is one of the most lasting and reliable investments one can make. Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig’s team has represented commercial real estate owners in a variety of real estate matters–from contractual disputes relating to ownership or specific performance, to foreclosures on commercial properties. We bring that experience and unique perspective to the table through all stages of a commercial real estate matter.

Our team also handles a wide range of commercial real estate related disputes for; developers, owners, buyers and sellers, tenants, brokers, operating and management companies, contractors, and lenders. We have in-depth experience with landlord/tenant disputes, commission disputes, enforcement of purchase and sale agreements, enforcement of development and operating agreements, litigation of claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Fair Housing Act (FHA) and their state law analogs, enforcement of restrictive covenants, and litigation between borrowers and lenders.