International Society of Primerus Law Firms

Real Estate Practice Group

The Real Estate Group offers experienced real estate lawyers to meet clients’ needs in the U.S. and other countries. These lawyers can handle a wide variety of real estate transactions and litigation, including purchases and sales, Section 1031 exchanges, leases, development agreements, construction contracts, real estate financing, tax credits, loan workouts and land use issues.

Many member firms also have expertise in specific types of real estate projects, such as multi-family housing, condominiums and cooperatives, office buildings, shopping centers, or hotels. Unique local issues are also covered, such as condominiums and cooperatives in New York or oil and gas issues in Oklahoma and Louisiana. Members are recognized in their jurisdictions as top real estate advisors.

Firms participating in this initiative have experience in the following practice areas:

  • Conveyances
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Real Estate Development
  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Specific Types of Developments (apartments, hospitality, office buildings, shopping centers, condominiums, liquor licenses)
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Construction
  • Landlord-Tenant Law
  • Environmental Law Issues
  • Oil, Gas, and Mineral Rights
  • Water-related Property Rights


Richard B. Cohn

ChairRichard B. Cohn (view profile)

123 South Broad Street
Suite 1030
Philadelphia, PA 19109-1022
United States
Phone: 215.963.9520

Matthew J. Leeds

Immediate Past ChairMatthew J. Leeds (view profile)

360 Lexington Avenue
14th Floor
New York, NY 10017
United States
Phone: 212.922.9250

Committee Member (view profile)

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