Real Estate and Leasing
We know that your physical location is a key asset of your business, and we work on all aspects of leasing, sub-leasing, acquiring and selling real estate, as well as zoning and land use issues. We work on such matters as providing information on local governing laws to assist in site selection, the preparation of purchase and sale agreements, the negotiation of development and construction agreements, and the review of surveys and title commitments.
Extensive experience includes representation of a large national franchisor in the acquisition and development of more than 800 new store sites, in the disposition of surplus property, and in the closing of more than 100 sale lease-back transactions, representation as lead counsel to landlord in connection with acquisition and development of retail outparcels and negotiation of dozens of single-tenant retail leases for multiple sites in Georgia, North ...
Extensive experience includes representation of franchisees of a national restaurant operator in over 200 leases, representation of tenants in ground leases throughout the United States for new build and renovated restaurant locations, representation of restaurant tenants in leases for new and renovated open market spaces and commercial developments in metro Atlanta, representation of numerous national and local restaurant, bar and entertainment venue ...