Stoel Rives is home to one of the largest real estate and construction legal practices on the West Coast, with more than 60 attorneys across 10 offices focused on supporting the real estate and construction industry. Our attorneys provide strategic and practical legal advice related to the development, financing and management of all types of real estate assets, including commercial, office, industrial, residential, mixed-use, healthcare, and hospitality projects.
We work as a team to share our expertise with clients from a project’s concept to completion — a “soup to nuts” approach. From negotiating purchase and sale agreements or design-build contracts, to arranging financing, drafting leases, structuring joint ventures, managing risks associated with construction defects, and performing due diligence, we have experience advising clients on all aspects of their real estate and construction activities. The depth of our knowledge allows us to assist clients in all areas of the real estate world, whether they are developers, lenders, investors, contractors, landlords, or tenants.
In particular, we have significant experience in the following areas:
- Affordable Housing
- Condominium & Common Interest Community Development Law
- Construction and Design
- Land Use
- Property Tax Litigation
- Real Estate Acquisitions and Dispositions
- Real Estate Development
- Real Estate Environmental Issues
- Real Estate Finance
- Real Estate Joint Ventures, Partnerships and Other Strategic Alliances
- Real Property Litigation
Stoel Rives’ real estate practice is nationally ranked in “Tier 1” for 2022, and our construction practice has been nationally ranked for more than a decade by U.S.News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”