Best Lawyers:
Real Estate & Infrastructure Issue

Featuring the top legal talent practicing in Real Estate & Infrastructure.

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Featured Firms


Novack and Macey LLP
Aloia, Roland, Lubell & Morgan , PLLC
Gibbons P.C.

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Ganfer Shore Leeds & Zauderer LLP
Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP
Aronoff, Rosen & Hunt , LPA
Hamilton Weber LLC
Peterson Law Group Professional Corporation

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Donald A. "Don" Tarkington

  • Recognized Since: 2017
  • Location:

    Chicago, Illinois
  • Practice Area
    Litigation - Real Estate
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Eric N. Macey

  • Recognized Since: 2017
  • Location:

    Chicago, Illinois
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Litigation - Real Estate
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Monte L. Mann

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Chicago, Illinois
  • Practice Area
    Litigation - Real Estate
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Stephen "Steve" Novack

  • Recognized Since: 2017
  • Location:

    Chicago, Illinois
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants | Litigation - Real Estate | Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
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Frank J. Aloia, Jr.

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Fort Myers, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Litigation - Construction
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Andrew J. Camelotto

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
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Camille V. Otero

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Area
    Litigation - Environmental
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David J. Freeman

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Environmental Law
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Douglas J. Janacek

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Area
    Land Use and Zoning Law
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Frederick W. Alworth

  • Recognized Since: 2011
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Litigation - Real Estate
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Howard D. Geneslaw

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Areas
    Land Use and Zoning Law | Litigation - Land Use and Zoning | Real Estate Law
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John D. Draikiwicz

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Area
    Public Finance Law
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Paul M. Hauge

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Areas
    Environmental Law | Litigation - Environmental
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Peter J. Carton

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Areas
    Land Use and Zoning Law | Real Estate Law
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Peter J. Torcicollo

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Russell B. Bershad

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
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Shepard A. Federgreen

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
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Susanne Peticolas

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Areas
    Environmental Law | Litigation - Environmental
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William S. Hatfield

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Areas
    Environmental Law | Litigation - Environmental
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Margery N. Weinstein

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
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Matthew J. Leeds

  • Recognized Since: 2003
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
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Steven J. Shore

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Litigation - Real Estate
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Brian A. Wolf

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Charles E. "Charlie" Rogers

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Charles W. Surasky

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Eric L. Nelson

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Eugene J. "Gene" Heady

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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G. Scott Walters

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Garrett E. Miller

  • Recognized Since: 2014
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Gene F. Rash

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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George D. Wenick

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Harry Z. "Zack" Rippeon III

  • Recognized Since: 1983
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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James F. Butler III

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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James K. Bidgood, Jr.

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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John M. Mastin, Jr.

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Joseph C. Staak

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Joseph J. Dinardo

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Karl F. Dix, Jr.

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Lauren P. McLaughlin

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Washington, D.C., Virginia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Matthew Cox

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    Columbia-SC, South Carolina
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Philip E. Beck

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Robert C. Chambers

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Rolly L. Chambers

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Ronald G. Robey

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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S. Elysha Luken

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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S. Gregory "Gregg" Joy

  • Recognized Since: 2014
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Shannon J. Briglia

  • Recognized Since: 2014
  • Location:

    Washington, D.C., Virginia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Thomas J. Kelleher, Jr.

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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William L. Baggett, Jr.

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Richard A. "Rick" Paolo

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Practice Areas
    Land Use and Zoning Law | Litigation - Land Use and Zoning | Real Estate Law
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Stephen R. "Steve" Hunt

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Practice Areas
    Land Use and Zoning Law | Real Estate Law
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Tina M. Donnelly

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Practice Areas
    Community Association Law | Real Estate Law
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David T. Hamilton

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    St. Louis, Missouri
  • Practice Areas
    Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law | Municipal Law
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K. Andrew "Drew" Weber

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    St. Louis, Missouri
  • Practice Area
    Real Estate Law
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V. Scott "Scott" Williams

  • Recognized Since: 2014
  • Location:

    St. Louis, Missouri
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Litigation - Municipal | Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
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Wm. Randolph "Randy" Weber

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    St. Louis, Missouri
  • Practice Areas
    Corporate Law | Municipal Law
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John S. Peterson

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Los Angeles, California
  • Practice Area
    Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

Featured in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch

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Adam Arnold

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Newark, New Jersey
  • Practice Area
    Environmental Law
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A. Michelle "Michelle" West

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    Washington, D.C., Virginia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Jeanne Harrison

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Jonathan R. Mayo

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Miles D. Jolley

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Construction Law
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Samuel Beffa

  • Recognized Since: 2022
  • Location:

    St. Louis, Missouri
  • Practice Area
    Land Use and Zoning Law

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The made-for-Hollywood tale of a 16-year legal tussle to help a dedicated band of Manhattan “homesteaders” take ownership of the buildings they had moved into a

Shake On It

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The importance of proper documentation in real estate dealings is highlighted by the legal repercussions many have faced after brokering non-binding handshake d

House Trap

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Special districts are often being used as profit centers that leave residents to foot the bill. These homeowners deserve protection from unscrupulous developers

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