Experience

Acquisition of Former Mall in Condemnation Action

Managed the acquisition of a former mall in St. Louis County, Missouri, including overseeing multiple closings, preparing purchase and sale agreements, working through environmental due diligence, and performing the requisite steps necessary for a condemnation action. 

Counsel to Owners, General Contractors on Construction Contracts

Provided counsel to owners and general contractors on multimillion-dollar construction contracts.

Defense of Clients Against Mechanic's Lien Claims Valued at Up to $50 Million

Represented owners, general contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in filing, enforcing and defending against mechanic's lien claims in jurisdictions across the country and ranging in value from $50 million to $50,000.

Construction Contracts Provide for Metro Area Improvements

Prepared construction contracts for and helped manage the construction of a major addition to a business incubator in North St. Louis County, and streetscape improvements to a highly-trafficked corridor in South St. Louis County, Missouri.    

Successfully Resolved Contract Dispute for Developer

Successfully resolved a contract dispute between a developer and a city in Illinois through litigation concerning tax increment and special business district financing, resulting in reimbursement of costs to our client, the developer.