Real Estate Law

Bowman & Krieger can represent you in all aspects of real estate transactions and litigation.

Our real estate attorneys will prepare the necessary documents for buying or selling your home or business, including deeds, mortgages, and other documents that may be required to convey title or to maintain a security interest. If you have encountered title problems, or problems with drainage, access or encroachments, we have the expertise to correct them for you. We also prepare agreements for the purchase or leasing of property and can handle all aspects of a real estate closing. We also represent owners and developers concerning land use, drainage, and real estate taxation.

Founding attorney Don Bowman devotes a substantial part of his practice to real estate law.  Our firm routinely handles:

•                      Commercial real estate (transactions, leases and disputes)

•                      Residential transactions (agreements, title, disclosures, closing)

•                      Landlord-tenant law (leases, disputes, eviction)

•                      Mortgage and foreclosure law (representing owners or banks)

•                      Land use and zoning (approvals, variances, regulatory compliance)

•                      Condemnation and adverse possession (eminent domain, easements)

•                      Real estate litigation (property disputes, all matters listed above)

•                      Homeowners association law (counsel to HOA boards)


We have extensive experience negotiating, drafting and reviewing leases for a variety of properties, including office buildings, shopping centers, warehouses, industrial facilities, professional sports facilities and single tenant buildings.  We also handle:


•                      Complex Commercial Leases

•                      Real Estate Business Entity Formation

•                      Real Estate Purchase and Sale Contracts

•                      Residential Leases

•                      Tax-Free Exchanges

•                      Title and Survey Review

•                      Homeowner Association Law

•                      Condominium Association Representation

•                      Cooperative Association Representation

•                      Townhome Association Representation


Real Estate Litigation


Among Bowman & Krieger’s real estate attorneys are a number of litigators skilled in all areas of real estate related litigation, including:


•                      Construction Litigation

•                      Contract and Lease Litigation

•                      Eviction Actions

•                      Land Use Litigation

•                      Landlord and Tenant Disputes

•                      Mechanics’ Lien Foreclosures

•                      Mortgage Foreclosure Law

Donald H. Bowman


Mark J. Krieger


Chad L. Bowman


Terri M. Weeks