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RP COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS GROUP

RP COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS GROUP

Who We Are

This group analyzes the transactional and ownership issues which confront commercial real estate attorneys when dealing with land transfers, construction, brokerage services, servitudes, title insurance, property and liability insurance, and ownership of commercial real estate. Each committee within the group focuses on one of these topics.

See links below to the ICLG Comparative Real Estate Guide for 2014 which allows for free downloads of Chapters. Specifically, check out the separate link to Chapter 2 addressing the emergence of Canada in global real estate investing which is co-authored by Mario Paura, of Stikeman Elliott, LLP, Vice Chairman of the our Purchase and Sale Committee.

Programs, Meetings & Events

Committee Events

Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions (CC&R) & Due Diligence in Commercial Projects

December 10, 2014

A discussion of key issues in drafting and reviewing commercial CC&R’s from the perspective of both developers and lenders.

Speakers: Erik C. Piazza, Phelps Dunbar LLP, Baton Rouge, LA and James T. Dunne, Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann L.L.C., New Orleans, LA.

You can access the recorded program here as an MP3 file (6.5mb).

 
Section Events

    Letters of Intent in Leasing and Purchase and Sale Transactions

    03/22/2017-03/22/2017

    This program will cover both practical and fundamental legal issues frequently confronted by real estate practitioners when negotiating letters of intent. The speakers will address issues specific to both commercial leasing transactions and purchase and sale transactions, including: The purposes ...

    Fundamentals of the Modern Estate Planning Practice

    03/23/2017-07/27/2017

    As the federal estate tax exemption has risen from under $600,000 per person to $5.49 million over the last twenty years, estate planning has evolved. While minimizing tax remains the focus for some, most estate planning attorneys work to address other critical goals. This series provides an introduction ...

    Fundamental Will & Trust Drafting

    03/23/2017-03/23/2017

    This session will review some of the information you must obtain from your clients before preparing their estate plan, some of the key drafting options available to estate planners, and certain issues associated with the proper execution of an estate plan. Topics will include: · Capacity ...

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.

RPTE-EASEMENTS@mail.americanbar.org


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Leadership

Chair:

Rich, Nancy

Vice-Chair:

Toner, Sara

Committee Roster  

Modified by Adam Bielawski on March 3, 2016

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