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Bernstein Shur’s Real Estate Practice Group is the
largest team of real estate specialists in northern New England. Each of our most senior eight attorneys average more than 20 years of expertise in commercial real estate.
The group’s clients include Fortune 500 companies and some of the region’s largest developers, banks and businesses – plus hundreds of small and mid-sized, family-owned businesses.
Chambers USA (the definitive directory of business attorneys in the United States) and Best Lawyers in America (a highly-respected guide to legal excellence) rank Bernstein Shur’s Real Estate Practice Group as the top practice of its kind in Maine.
Our group has expertise in all aspects of real estate and real estate-related transactions, including:
Current and past large-scale projects include:
The firm’s attorneys and paralegals are especially sensitive to the timely turnaround necessary to move deals and projects toward closing and completion. We’re experts in putting together the teams of professionals – inside and outside the firm – for our clients’ projects.
The wealth of specialized talents in our firm delivers considerable value to our real estate clients – including access to our municipal, taxation, construction law, mergers and acquisitions and corporate practice groups.
The firm’s clients benefit from the in-house services of Monument Title Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bernstein Shur. Monument Title specializes in providing title insurance for commercial projects ranging from the small business acquisition to many of the state’s larger energy, rail, utility and housing projects. The title company’s location in the firm’s Portland office is conducive to quick turn-around and rapid response on title matters.