As a subcomponent of the corporate section’s services, the firm has extensive experience in drafting, negotiating, and litigating commercial leases. In addition to commercial leases, the firm has experience in drafting and litigating residential leases in addition to advising landlords on best practices regarding tenant matters with the goal of reducing the cost of evictions and litigation. The firm believes that its commercial and residential clients are best served by establishing clear lease provisions prior to entering into a landlord – tenant agreement.

The firm’s landlord – tenant practice is primarily handled by John L. Van Cleave, W. Warner McNeilly, III, Erik Thorngren, and Samuel P. Helmbrecht.