Commercial Real Estate & Business Services
Jeff is a licensed attorney with twenty plus years of experience practicing real estate law as well as a licensed real estate broker (agent). Jeff is a member of the Washington State Bar Association and the Commercial Brokers Association. When you work with Jeff you get the advantages of a full-service realtor combined with the knowledge of an experienced real estate attorney. Jeff works with sellers and buyers as well as real estate agents that need assistance with their transaction.
Commercial Real Estate Transactions
Commercial real estate transactions can be somewhat complex and may take numerous forms including transferring a business with real estate, transferring of real estate held by the business, transferring of the business without any real estate, etc. The transfer of the business itself can be structured as a Business Stock Purchase (purchasing the entire company – assets and liabilities) or a Business Acquisition (purchasing the business assets only). As well, the transaction may include the transfer of personal property (such as equipment, furniture, trademarks, vehicles, etc.).
Commercial Real Estate Leasing
Jeff frequently represents landlords and tenants in negotiating and drafting commercial leases for office, retail, industrial and other leases including ground leases.
Commercial Real Estate Development
Jeff can also assist you with commercial real estate development matters. Jeff has worked with numerous commercial real estate developers/builders in the Puget Sound region for many years involving in excess of fifty real estate developments.
Jeff also handles various other business matters including, analysis of appropriate entity choice, preparing formation documents, filing the required documents with the various applicable governmental agencies, preparation of governing documents for the entity such as operating agreements, shareholder agreements, partnership agreements, bylaws, resolutions and other corporate governing documents. Jeff also handles winding up, dissolution and termination of business entities.