Real Estate

The Jackman Law Firm, LLC assists clients in a wide array of real estate matters ranging from basic residential real estate transfers to more complex and highly sophisticated commercial development, acquisition, leasing and financing transactions. In particular, we specialize in:

  • Assisting and advising real estate developers and other buyers and sellers of real estate with purchase and sale transactions;
  • Assisting real estate developers and buyers to conduct due diligence appropriate in connection with real estate acquisition transactions;
  • Assisting clients regarding land use, zoning and other regulatory matters;
  • Assisting real estate developers and other owners of real estate with the drafting and negotiating of development agreements with municipalities;
  • Assisting both buyers and lenders in connection with mortgage loan financing transactions;
  • Assisting real estate developers and other owners in connection with condominium development projects including the preparation of declarations, bylaws, articles of incorporation, and other documentation;
  • Assisting real estate developers and other buyers and sellers of real estate with like kind exchange transactions;
  • Assisting real estate developers and other owners of real estate to properly document easements and other agreements regarding the use of real estate; and
  • Assisting real estate developers and tenants with the negotiating and drafting of commercial leases.

Main Attorney: Scott A. Jackman


Business / Commercial Law

Whether you are a large business, small business, old business, or new business, the Jackman Law Firm, LLC can assist you with basic business formation and planning and provide recommendations for complex business decisions. Specifically, we are experts in:

  • Assisting clients with selection of the appropriate form of business entity or organization;
  • Drafting charter or organizational documents;
  • Drafting shareholder agreements, limited liability company operating agreements, and other organizational and governance documents;
  • Assisting clients in the sale or acquisition transactions involving either assets or stock;
  • Succession Planning;
  • Reviewing loan documents;
  • Reviewing commercial leases; and
  • Dealing with business dissolution issues.

Main Attorney: Scott A. Jackman


Creditor's Rights / Collections

The attorneys at the Jackman Law Firm, LLC have extensive experience with creditor's rights, specializing in the following:

  • Loan reviews on behalf of lenders for complex loan facilities;
  • Advising lenders with respect to workouts and restricting outside of bankruptcy or court actions;
  • Residential and commercial foreclosures;
  • Deeds in Lieu of Foreclosure;
  • Replevins;
  • Bankruptcy matters (relief from stay, reaffirmation agreements, etc.); and
  • General collection matters.

Main Attorneys: Scott A. Jackman 



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“So, I’ve heard that I need a trust – what’s that and how much does it cost?”  Most of the time when people say “trust” they are specifically referring to a Revocable Living Trust, whether they know it or not.  There can be several purposes of this type of trust, but one of the main goals is to avoid probate.  Your assets get transferred into the name of the trust and then when you die, the trust does not die, and therefore probate is not necessary

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