Business & Corporate Law
Areas of Concentration
Real Estate Transactions and Finance
Real Estate/Title Litigation
Real Estate FinanceReal Estate Development
Title Insurance and Related Litigation
Purchase, sale and leasing of horses
Purchase, sale, leasing, finance, construction, land use and zoning of horse properties
Agreements and Contracts: Boarding, Breeding, Management, Releases, Training, Leases, Waivers
Horse Registrations and Association Issues/Horse Shows
Estate Planning and Wealth Preservation Planning
Member, State Bar of Arizona
Member, International Council of Shopping Centers
Member, Board of Directors, Arizona Quarter Horse Association
Member, United States Equestrian Association
Member, United States Hunter Jumper Association
Member, Arizona Hunter Jumper Association
Member, Arabian Horse Association of Arizona
Member, Arizona Commercial Real Estate Women, 1985-2008
Member, American Quarter Horse Association
Assisted client with lease review, lease amendments, title review and closing matters on five multi-state retail property acquisitions over a period of two years, comprised of hundreds of sites, and totaling in excess of $1,000,000,000.
Assisted in title insurance and reinsurance issues on a $200 million financing transaction.
Represented Real Estate Investment Trusts in the acquisition of properties, leases and property management issues.
Represented the owner in the sale of a large shopping center in Phoenix to a national shopping center owner.
Represented an investor in connection with the acquisition of 25 shopping centers located in thirteen states for approximately $120 million and the post-closing leasing and property management issues.
Represented buyer of a high-rise office building in the Phoenix area on both the acquisition and loan.
Represented an urgent care facility, as tenant, in its nationwide leasing, and represents clients, both landlord and trust, on medical and health care office and urgent care leasing.
Represented landlord, ground lessee, in the negotiation and preparation of ground leases for a power center comprised exclusively of ground leases.
Represented shopping center owners in negotiation of numerous national and regional restaurant chains, and represented franchisee/tenant in the negotiation of a national fast-food restaurant in a large shopping center.
Represented national big-box tenants in their leasing needs.Handled acquisitions and leases for a national retailer on an on-going basis.
Represents clients in the acquisition of hotels.
Handled the asset administration and liquidation of receivers of insurance companies involving multi-million dollar portfolios, including the sale of properties, the management of properties and the sale of mortgage portfolios by bid, both commercial and residential, throughout the United States, all through receivership court administration.
Assisted in representation of a lender regarding borrower bankruptcy issues involving hotel time shares and priority issues.
Represents lenders and asset managers in the handling of their REO and special credit facilities.
Represents the purchaser in the acquisition and leaseback of horse properties.