Practice Areas

Commercial and Residential Real Estate


My primary area of practice involves representing a diverse set of clients in the commercial and residential real estate sectors.

Commercial Real Estate/Leasing: I represent a variety of commercial real estate developers and operators in transactions ranging from leasing to asset acquisition, development and disposition. My leasing practice includes representation of both landlords and tenants in negotiating and drafting of office leases, retail leases, ground leases, build to suit leases, sale/leaseback transactions and subleases. My practice also includes negotiating and drafting of easements and agreements with architects, engineers, construction managers, general contractors, leasing agents, property managers and other service providers.

Real Estate Finance: I represent both lenders and borrowers on all types of secured lending transactions. I have represented borrowers who are real estate developers/operators, publicly-traded and privately held homebuilders and high net worth individuals.

Residential Homebuilding: I have represented a number of well-known national and local homebuilders and residential developers, including both publicly-traded and privately-held companies. My representation of homebuilders and residential developers includes licensing and regulatory issues, land acquisition and disposition, customer issues, subcontractor issues, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures.


Contact Information

Harris Law Firm PLLC

5335 Wisconsin Avenue, NW

Suite 440

Washington, DC 20015

 

Phone

202.244.3500

 

Fax

202.521.3470

 

Email

rharris@harrislawdc.com