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Brown, Winick, Graves, Gross and Baskerville, PLC

Real Estate

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What the team is known for

Respected team which offers notable experience and expertise across a range of real estate matters. Particularly adept at handling the development and redevelopment of commercial property. Advises an array of clients including developers and financial institutions on both transactional and litigious matters.

Strengths

"I was immediately impressed with the people on their team; both professionally and in their ability to manage multiple distinct aspects of contract work," reports a client.

Another interviewee describes the group's "client-centric attitude" as a key strength, noting: "Our needs are continually met. Further proactive advice is often offered, thereby demonstrating a good understanding of our business needs, as well as associated risks we may face."

Work highlights

Acted for WesleyLife on its sale of a historically protected building for the development of a residential condominium project in Des Moines.

Notable practitioners

Karen Karr regularly assists clients with the negotiation and drafting of agreements for the financing, acquisition and development of commercial and residential property. Her practice also includes advising on joint venture and tax-related real estate mandates.
"She is an excellent communicator and patient with both our internal team and our counterparties. Karen knows when to push, but has a demeanor that does not put people on their heels." "Her biggest strength is her attention to detail in researching through complex land and property development-related matters."

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Real Estate Department

Brown, Winick, Graves, Gross and Baskerville, PLC

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666 Grand Avenue

Suite 2000

Ruan Center

Des Moines

Iowa

USA

IA 50309

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Karen Karr
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