Charles H. McCreary  III - Bricker & Eckler LLP

Charles H. McCreary III

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1993

Charles "Dusty" McCreary is a partner with Bricker & Eckler and a member of the Real Estate group. He practices real estate law emphasizing representation of national and regional real estate developers and institutional commercial mortgage lenders. Dusty serves as lead counsel for national banks in real estate secured transactions including mixed use and lifestyle centers, major condominium developments, single family (revolving loan) developments, and hospitals, hotels, shopping centers, apartments and office buildings in Ohio and more than 30 other states. He is Ohio counsel for numerous out-of-state lenders in connection with Ohio projects and lead counsel for numerous national, regional and local developers of retail developments, office buildings, warehouses, single and multi-family residential developments and senior and congregate-care housing.

Duke UniversityBA 1975Vanderbilt UniversityJ.D. 1978
Community Housing NetworkAmerican College of Real Estate LawyersAmerican Bar Association Section of Real Property, Probate and Trust Law; Real Property Section Committee on Loan Practices and Lender Liability; Real Property Section Committee on Mortgages and Other Debt Financing; Leasehold Financing Subcommittee and SOhio State Bar Association; Columbus Bar Association (Real Property and Financial Institutions Committees)

Client Comments

"For level-headed, thoughtful, and accurate advice on real estate matters, Dusty McCreary is our go-to resource. "

"Charles McCreary has significant experience with many different types of real estate matters. He has experience representing both the owner/developer as well as lenders/financial institutions. He is well thought of and highly trusted in the community. He provides excellent legal representation at a reasonable cost. He has the ability to negotiate for the client and provide a win/win solution in most occasions."

"You will not find a more knowledgeable, insightful or ethical attorney than Charles "Dusty" McCreary. We have trusted him for all our real estate transactions, leases, and other needs for the last 20 years because he has big picture vision but he's meticulously buttoned-up. He's able to achieve our objective without needless and costly detours. We have referred numerous friends and associates to Mr. McCreary without hesitation and we will continue to do so."

-Clay Cookerly
Hammerhead Investments

Office Location

100 South Third Street
Columbus, OH 43215-4291
United States

Practice Areas

Real Estate Law

Other Information

Gender: Male