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Best Real Estate Lawyers in Oakland
2020

Why These Real Estate Lawyers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Oakland Real Estate Lawyers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

David M. Sternberg, Attorney-at-Law

David M. Sternberg, Attorney at Law has practiced real estate law in Oakland and the Bay Area since 1998. The firm offers comprehensive dispute resolution in matters involving neighbor and construction disputes, broker omissions, undisclosed structural defects, liens, and water rights. It represents clients' interests through mediation, arbitration, and litigation and pursues fair compensation for damages. Mr. Sternberg's other practice areas include business, commercial, and bankruptcy law as well as estate planning and probate administration.

319 Lennon Ln Ste A
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost LLP

Founded in 2006, Fagen, Friedman & Fulfrost LLP provides legal advice in Oakland and Bay Area real estate matters. Its attorneys litigate matters involving bidding specifications and procedures, eminent domain, and architecture. They review and negotiate all contracts and agreements with an emphasis on implementing sustainability projects and practices. The firm's industries include charter schools, higher education, and all areas of education law. It also represents cases involving eMatters, labor and employment, student services, and special education.

70 Washington St Ste 205
Oakland, CA 94607

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Fong Dispute Resolution

Founded in 2004, Fong Dispute Resolution is a real property and business mediation service operated by founding member of Fong & Fong Law Firm. Serving Oakland and the Bay Area, principal attorney Marc Fong provides mediation and arbitration on issues involving real property disputes. He facilitates the opportunity for neutral evaluation and negotiation. The service is also available for resolution in employment and injury cases. Mr. Fong holds an AV-Preeminent peer-review rating with Martindale-Hubbell for legal knowledge and professional ethics.

2161 Harbor Bay Pkwy
Alameda, CA 94502

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Fried & Williams LLP

Founded in 2010, Fried & Williams LLP provides legal assistance with Oakland and Bay Area real estate matters. Its attorneys help clients navigate the purchase and sales process by preparing all necessary documentation. They also advise of any considerations, including warranties, failure to disclose, and contingencies. The firm drafts and negotiates commercial leases and counsels clients on possible tenancy issues that may arise. Additionally, Fried & Williams works with clients involved in matters related to foreclosures.

1901 Harrison St Fl 14
Oakland, CA 94612

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Jenny and Jenny, LLP

Jenny and Jenny LLP is an eminent domain law firm serving Oakland and the Bay Area. The firm's attorneys represent business owners, families, and individuals in land use disputes involving zoning and property rights. They perform a complete investigation and analysis of the property value to reach a fair settlement for their clients. The firm also mediates and litigates landlord and tenant, easement, and property damage disputes. Additionally, it handles foreclosures and quiet title actions.

736 Ferry St
Martinez, CA 94553

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McKenna | Brink | Signorotti LLP

McKenna, Brink, Signorotti LLP provides legal counsel on real estate transactions in Oakland and the Bay Area. Its attorneys advise clients on matters involving commercial leases, acquisitions, high-value residential leases, tax-driven transactions, and property tax issues. In cases requiring litigation, the firm provides practical guidance while navigating the client through each aspect of the process. It manages eminent domain, boundary, lease, and purchase disputes as well as breach of contract claims.

1981 N Broadway Ste 255
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

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Meyers Nave Riback Silver & Wilson, PLC

Founded in 1986, Meyers, Nave, Riback, Silver & Wilson PLC provides legal services to Oakland and the Bay Area's economic development, real estate, and housing agencies. The firm's attorneys assist public agencies with property acquisition, creative financing, leasing, development, and remediation of hazardous materials. They work with clients on projects that include revitalization of blighted areas and meeting affordable housing needs. The firm is also involved with climate change and green initiatives.

555 12th St Fl 15
Oakland, CA 94607

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Mitchell Law Offices

Mitchell Law Offices has provided bilingual legal services to the English and Spanish-speaking community in Oakland and the Bay Area for more than nine years. As an aspect of estate and business planning, principal attorney Doris Mitchell reviews clients' assets, including real property to ensure they reflect the client's ownership interest. She corrects any errors in existing documentation. The firm also reviews purchase agreements and boundary disputes and assists with present or future transfers.

1320 Solano Ave Ste 203
Albany, CA 94706

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O'Connor and Associates

Founded in 2006, O'Connor and Associates is a civil litigation law firm serving Oakland and the Bay Area. Its attorneys represent clients in residential and commercial real estate matters, including breach of contract, fraud, and purchase, sale, and brokerage disputes. The firm's other practice areas include protecting creditors' rights in bankruptcy cases as well as labor and employment law. O'Connor and Associates holds a Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent peer-review rating for legal knowledge and professional ethics.

201 Mission St Ste 710
San Francisco, CA 94105

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Oles, Morrison, Rinker & Baker LLP

Founded in 1893, Oles, Morrison, Rinker & Baker LLP provides legal counsel to public and private companies in Oakland with offices in Seattle and Anchorage. The firm's attorneys work with owners, developers, and contractors in the preparation and execution of purchase and sales agreements and transactions as well as with the resolution of disputes. Their counsel involves issues related to construction, development, and licensing. The firm conducts due diligence to identify risks in all areas of commercial real estate.

492 9th St Ste 220
Oakland, CA 94607

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