Real Estate Transactions

The lawyers of the Harris Shelton Real Estate practice group are committed to providing experienced counsel on the complete range of real estate transactions, and the firm is involved in all cycles of the residential and commercial real estate market.

Harris Shelton lawyers have represented both property owners and governmental entities in the acquisition of private property for a public use and have represented owners of homes, apartment complexes, office buildings, hotels, grocery stores, drug stores, gas stations, fast food restaurants, wholesale nurseries, parking lots, retail stores, industrial property and vacant land waiting for development, as well as municipalities and utility companies.

To obtain the best results for clients, the team at Harris Shelton couples expertise in the field of commercial real estate with an understanding of clients' business goals and objectives. Because of the cyclical nature of the real estate market, the firm’s lawyers offer effective guidance with respect to the restructuring of troubled assets, commercial foreclosure procedures and the enforcement of secured creditor rights.


  • Acquisitions 
  • Business Transactions 
  • Commercial Closings 
  • Commercial Construction & Development Mergers 
  • Commercial Landlord/Tenant Litigation 
  • Commercial Leasing & Transactions 
  • Commercial Lending 
  • Commercial Real Estate 
  • Construction
  • Environmental Law 
  • Forcible Entry Detainer (FED) Actions
  • Government Tax Incentives 
  • Industrial Real Estate 
  • Real Property Litigation 
  • Residential