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Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Real Estate

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What the team is known for

Versatile commercial practice with specialists in zoning, title work and financing. Particularly known for its work regarding natural resources and transactions. Advises governmental bodies, major banks and Fortune 500 companies from the energy and insurance sectors. Also well versed in leasing and financing, with experience handling both mid-market and high-end matters.

Strengths

One client describes their team as "excellent with their resources in real estate. They do an excellent job - as they've grown, they still maintain that personal touch."

"It's a very solid firm," says another source. "The partners are cooperative and they advocate for their clients while always being reasonable and looking for a solution fair to all parties."

Notable practitioners

Brian Gallagher is recognized for his broad real estate practice, which includes advising on significant development projects as well as transactions such as acquisitions and financings.
"His performance was stellar. Brian keeps calm in the midst of heavily complicated, multilayered transactions. He is intuitive, capable, works long hours and gets the job done. I would use him again in a moment." "There's very little in the way of real estate that he hasn't been involved in."

Randall Light draws on wide-ranging expertise across natural resources and real estate transactions. He is also noted for his broader strength in insurance matters, as well as his handling of financing deals.
"Randall is a talented lawyer."

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Overview

Steptoe & Johnson's real estate attorneys provide comprehensive legal services to real estate developers, commercial banks and lending institutions, governmental entities, energy companies, buyers and sellers of business assets, investors, inventors, and entrepreneurs. Our broad experience positions us at the forefront of the legal profession in the region.

Real estate attorneys work closely with clients to tailor the scope of services to the requirements of a particular project. Our objective is to provide first-class representation within a client's budget. Clients appreciate the partnering relationship and team approach to the practice of law for which the firm is known. We consult with lawyers experienced in practice areas such as labor, tax, and environmental law to ensure that the client’s interests are being served.

Our services include:

  • Commercial Real Estate Development
  • Commercial Real Estate Financing
  • Residential Mortgage Closings
  • Public/Private Finance

  • Environmental Review

  • Land Use Regulations
  • REO Properties
  • Title Searches and Policies
  • Zoning

Real Estate

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

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Location

400 White Oaks Boulevard

Bridgeport

West Virginia

USA

WV 26330

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

West Virginia

Real Estate


Brian Gallagher
Band 3
Randall C Light
Band 2