COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS, REAL ESTATE & FINANCING2020-07-29T11:43:30-05:00

Commercial Transactions, Real Estate, & Financing

Riess LeMieux has extensive experience with advising and handling complex commercial transactions and legal issues arising out of buying, selling, developing, leasing, and investing in commercial real estate assets.  Our work involves leases and purchase agreements for complex, multi-million-dollar real estate transactions.  Riess LeMieux represents borrowers and lenders in financing matters in accordance with complex state and federal law. Our attorneys have experience in lending and secured transactions, loan workouts, mortgages and foreclosures, public finance, state and municipal bonds and financing, venture capital, and international banking matters.

Our attorneys have experience in handling the following matters:

  • Handling every aspect of a purchase agreement from preliminary negotiations through closing
  • Negotiating and resolving issues involving neighborhood groups
  • Drafting leases that foster cooperation and mutual interest from the start
  • Resolving financing matters, including mortgage and non-traditional finance sources
  • Proactively developing comprehensive and enforceable contracts
  • Dealing effectively with all the “what ifs,” including debt relief measures
  • Addressing all title insurance matters associated with a sale

Recent News

Construction Industry Legislative Update – August 2020

Several important laws affecting the construction industry—and businesses in general—were passed by the Louisiana Legislature during the 2020 Regular and Extraordinary Sessions and signed into law by the Governor, including partial tort reform, business and individual protections related to COVID-19, and new laws affecting the construction industry in particular.

Indemnity, Change Orders, and More: Top Construction Legal Issues and Answers Audio Webinar

Christopher K. LeMieux and Jonathan S. Forester will be hosting an audio webinar with the National Business Institute on June 10, 2020.  This webinar will  focus on construction issues that can have substantial legal repercussions.  It will cover how to troubleshoot these issues and give you the information necessary to find solutions before they escalate. Riess LeMieux regularly provides webinars and seminars for clients on a wide array of legal topics.

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