American Bar Association
Committee on Legal Opinions in Real Estate Transactions

Committee on Legal Opinions in Real Estate Transactions


The mission of this Committee is to provide support and guidance for lawyers who render third party legal opinions in real estate finance transactions and other transactions involving real estate and for lawyers who represent clients that receive such legal opinions. This Committee is involved with all aspects of legal opinions in real estate transactions. The Committee, on its own and in conjunction with other committees and groups, prepares reports, presents educational programs, publishes a newsletter, and monitors cases and other developments in order to work toward consistent opinion practice throughout the country.

Meetings of the Committee

Meetings of the Committee

The Committee meets at least two times a year, in the spring and the fall, with additional meetings as needed. Usually the meetings are telephonic. All Committee members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

The Committee will hold its Spring, 2017 telephonic meeting on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. ET. For call-in information and the topics to be discussed at the meeting, please see the agenda posted below.

The Fall, 2017 Committee meeting is tentatively scheduled for September 21, 2017 at 4:00p.m. ET.

Agenda for April 13, 2017 Meeting

Subcommittee on Opinions to Federal Agencies  (click [+] for listing)

 Sub Committees

LISTSERV Communication

In order to send a message to the listserve, send the message as an email to the address below. You must be a member of the Committee to use the listserve.

In order to access the listserve archive, please click here. Please note that you will need to create a new password, separate from your regular ABA password, in order to use this archive.




Menges, Charles


Kochanski, David

Committee Roster  

Modified by Adam Bielawski on April 13, 2017

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