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Michigan Real Estate
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7 Ranked Lawyers

About

Provided by Dickinson Wright PLLC

Dickinson Wright's real estate practice is sophisticated and varied. More than 60 lawyers are actively involved in real estate matters, regularly representing a wide variety of clients in all aspects of real estate investment and development. Our team understands that deals don't happen in a vacuum: working closely with our lawyers in environmental, corporate, insurance, tax, litigation and banking law, we offer our clients strategic and comprehensive advice with full appreciation of the business context and potential risks of their real estate transactions.

Many of our clients have portfolios that span North America, and they rely on our significant experience in nearly every U.S. state and Canadian province to help them maximize value and increase management efficiency. With offices in Michigan, Ohio, Arizona, Florida, Illinois Kentucky, Nevada, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, D.C., and Toronto, Ontario, we serve clients wherever they need us.

Our team offers the sophistication and presence to help every client achieve their objectives. We represent a broad range of entities - including developers, contractors, lenders, landlord, corporations, nonprofits, REITs, banks, and government entities - involved in all aspects of real estate.

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Real Estate - Michigan
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What the team is known for

Active, well-resourced practice advising a range of prominent clients, including developers, banks and renewable energy providers. Draws on the strength of its national office network to offer comprehensive advice on a wide range of matters including acquisitions, zoning, finance and portfolio management. Acts for numerous clients with significant national real estate portfolios.

Work Highlights

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  • Dickinson Wright advised Greystone Servicing Company on a $51 million multifamily transaction.

Notable Practitioners

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James Candler
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James Candler
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Senior Statespeople

James Candler is noted for his decades of experience advising on leasing transactions, in addition to real estate sales and financing.

Stephen E Dawson
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Stephen E Dawson
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Senior Statespeople

Stephen Dawson is a considerable authority on real estate matters in Michigan, having written and lectured widely on the subject. He continues to provide the team with guidance on a wide variety of financings and acquisitions.

Timothy Stoepker
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Timothy Stoepker
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Timothy Stoepker achieves recognition for his particular expertise in zoning and land use. His client base includes renewable energy providers.
"Tim is a tremendous advocate in real estate matters."

John G. Cameron, Jr.
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John G. Cameron, Jr.
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John Cameron is well known for his wide-ranging insight into real estate and construction law. He has impressive knowledge of financing issues.
"John is an amazing advocate and bastion of knowledge with respect to design and construction contracts and matters of law." "John never fails to provide clear and practical legal advice."

Monica Labe
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Monica Labe
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Monica Labe has a broad range of impressive experience in real estate matters including permitting, leasing, acquisitions and zoning matters. Her client list includes major lenders and developers, as well as private equity houses and various other real estate investors.
"Monica is an outstanding real estate attorney who is well rounded in her knowledge of real estate matters and is able to handle complex matters on behalf of our company."

Leslee Lewis
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Leslee Lewis
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Leslee Lewis is especially noted for her handling of real estate matters in the energy sector.
"Leslee is an amazing lawyer with deep and highly respected knowledge in real estate and associated real estate matters."

Katheryne L Zelenock
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Katheryne L Zelenock
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Katheryne Zelenock chairs the real estate finance practice. Her work sees her represent clients ranging from some of the largest commercial lenders in the country to a number of Michigan-based financial institutions.

Ranked Lawyers at
Dickinson Wright PLLC

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James Candler
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James Candler
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Senior Statespeople
Stephen E Dawson
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Stephen E Dawson
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Senior Statespeople
John G. Cameron, Jr.
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John G. Cameron, Jr.
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Monica Labe
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Monica Labe
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Katheryne L Zelenock
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Katheryne L Zelenock
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Leslee Lewis
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Leslee Lewis
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Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use

Timothy Stoepker
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Timothy Stoepker
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