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Best Real Estate
Lawyers in
Charlotte
2020

Why These Real Estate Lawyers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Charlotte 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.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 358 228 34

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Alston & Bird LLP

Alston & Bird is a large multi-attorney law firm located in Charlotte, with additional offices around the world. Its attorneys assist commercial clients with a number of real estate legal matters, including real estate development, REIT issues, leasing deals, financing, construction, and land use. The firm also helps clients in foreclosure cases. Additionally, it offers services in the areas of tax and corporate law. Alston & Bird was ranked 2020 Tax Law Firm of the Year by U.S. News-Best Lawyers.

101 S Tryon St Ste 4000
Charlotte, NC 28280

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Bell, Davis & Pitt

Bell, Davis & Pitt has been serving Charlotte clients for more than 35 years. The law firm's real estate law services include lease drafting and negotiation, construction and engineering contract negotiation, litigation, and other services. The practice sponsors the WFDD NPR station, the Winston-Salem Symphony, and the TMCA Mistletoe Run.

227 W Trade St Ste 1800
Charlotte, NC 28202

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Bray & Long, PLLC

Founded in 2003, Bray & Long, PLLC handles commercial real estate matters. The firm has experience with cases including property purchases and sale transactions, property management and development, real estate finance, construction law and litigation, and other real estate areas. The practice is accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating.

2820 Selwyn Ave Ste 400
Charlotte, NC 28209

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Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP is a law firm serving Charlotte in real estate matters since 1972. The firm guides clients through real estate transactions including financing, sales and exchanges, construction, development, and management. Additionally, it offers assistance for clients developing or acquiring, investing in, or proving lending to large projects and real estate investment trusts. The firm also offers its services for matters involving corporate law, taxation, intellectual property protection, and private wealth management.

Carillon Tower 227 West Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

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Dickens Law Group, PLLC.

Dickens Law Group is a law firm in Charlotte, providing clients throughout the state of North Carolina with real estate law services. The firm helps clients prevent foreclosure through loan modification, forbearance agreements, repayment plans, and government assistance. It also aids clients involved in landlord-tenant disputes over rent, deposits, and maintenance issues. The firm represents buyers, sellers, lenders, and title companies during the real estate closing process. Additionally, the firm offers deed preparation and title services.

301 McCullough Dr Ste 400
Charlotte, NC 28262

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Erwin, Bishop, Capitano & Moss, PA

Erwin, Bishop, Capitano & Moss, PA assists clients in real estate issues including land acquisition representation, property damage claims, title insurance matters, and complex development deals. Many of the firm's lawyers have been recognized by Best Lawyers, Business North Carolina's Legal Elite, Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings, and Super Lawyers.

Charlotte, NC 28211

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FrickTrentLizzio, LLC

FrickTrentLizzio, LLC serves residential and commercial clients in real estate disputes. The Charlotte practice assists clients with contract drafting and reviewing, title review, the purchase and sale of commercial property, commercial and residential leases, and other issues. The attorneys are members of the South Carolina Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, the National Association of Professional Women, and other associations.

Charlotte, NC 28207

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Gorman & Associates, PA

Gorman & Associates, PA has been serving Charlotte clients since 1988. The firm assists in commercial real estate proceedings for owners and management agents, homebuilders, developers, and title insurance companies. The practice has an AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, and its attorneys are members of the North Carolina Bar Association, the South Carolina Bar Association, and the Mecklenburg County Bar.

Charlotte, NC 28277

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Gottholm, Ralston, Benton, Byerley & Moore, PLLC

Gottholm, Ralston, Benton, Byerley, & Moore PLLC is a law firm that provides real estate law services with offices in Mooresville, Statesville, and Taylorsville. The law office assists in the real estate purchase process. It helps new homeowners with transactional, contractual, boundary, and landlord-tenant disputes. The law firm also handles family law, criminal defense, and estate planning matters. Partner Matthew Benton is a member of the Iredell County Bar Association and the North Carolina Bar Association.

114 Morlake Dr Ste 203
Mooresville, NC 28117

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James McElroy & Diehl, PA

James McElroy & Diehl, PA has been serving the Charlotte area for more than 55 years. The law firm assists clients with real estate transactions, land use, and development. The practice has been recognized by Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, Business North Carolina Magazine, and other organizations.

Charlotte, NC 28202

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Johnston, Allison & Hord, PA

Johnston, Allison & Hord, PA has been serving the Charlotte area for more than 100 years. The law firm handles real estate disputes, defends title claims, negotiates real estate loans, negotiates commercial leases, and provides other real estate services. Many of the firm's attorneys have been recognized by Chambers USA, North Carolina Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers in America, North Carolina Rising Stars, and other organizations.

1065 E Morehead St
Charlotte, NC 28204

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Jones, Childers, Donaldson & Webb, PLLC

Jones, Childers, Donaldson, & Webb PLLC is a multi-attorney, full-service law firm serving the Mooresville and Lake Norman communities. In its real estate practice, it offers an array of services, including assistance with selling property, managing transactions, understanding legal documents, handling commercial property acquisitions, and protecting assets. The firm additionally drafts the legal documents for real estate closings. Attorneys at the firm also practice business, family, personal injury, criminal defense, and traffic law.

149 Welton Way
Mooresville, NC 28117

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Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP.

Katten, Muchin, & Rosenman LLP is a corporate law firm located in Concord that extends its service to clients residing in Charlotte. Its commercial real estate practice handles transactions including acquisitions, development, leasing, recapitalizations, and restructuring on a long term basis. Throughout the process, the firm represents its clients interests as it negotiates the transactions. The firm's other practices in litigation, commercial finance, restaurant and franchise finance, securitization, and transactional tax planning.

550 S Tryon St Ste 2900
Charlotte, NC 28202

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Kirk Palmer & Thigpen, P.A.

Kirk, Palmer, & Thigpen PA is a Charlotte real estate law firm. The firm negotiates, drafts, and reviews complex documents related to the acquisition, financing, and sale of commercial properties. Its lawyers advise lenders and borrowers during negotiations and closing for secured and unsecured credit facilities, including capital expenditure revolving and non-revolving lines of credit. Additionally, Kirk, Palmer, & Thigpen assists national banks with the leasing and sale of REO properties.

1300 Baxter St Ste 300
Charlotte, NC 28204

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Mack & Mack

Founded in 1960, Mack & Mack is based in Fort Mill and serves businesses and people in the Charlotte metro area. The law practice assists clients in purchases and sales of commercial and residential real estate and helps with real estate closings. Attorneys provide services related to writing and reviewing contracts, residential development, eminent domain, including acquisition and right-of-way processes, and title issues. Additionally, the firm practices business law, including business formation.

101 Allison St
Fort Mill, SC 29715

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McAdoo & Lorick PLLC

McAdoo & Lorick PLLC is a Charlotte law firm dedicated to advocating for its clients' rights with progressiveness and dignity. It practices real estate law and deals with several aspects related to this area including lease negotiations, closings, and real estate litigation. Firm partners Morris McAdoo and Fatina Lorick are members of the North Carolina Bar Association. Their other practice areas include family law, estate planning, probate administration, civil and criminal litigation, and guardianship.

122 N McDowell St
Charlotte, NC 28204

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Miller Walker & Austin

Miller Walker & Austin has been serving clients locally and internationally since 1975. The small firm represents commercial and individual clients in transactions such as buying and selling homes, planning and constructing property, and leasing property. The practice also has experience in civil litigation, business law, family law, estate planning, traffic cases, and personal injury law.

319 S Sharon Amity Rd Ste 350
Charlotte, NC 28211

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Nexsen Pruet

Nexsen Pruet has been serving clients since 1945. The Charlotte law firm has experience in real estate proceedings including distressed property and workouts, land use and zoning, real estate litigation, title claims, and resort development. The practice stays active in its community by holding events to support local charities such as Loaves & Fishes.

Charlotte, NC 28202

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Offit Kurman, Attorneys At Law

Offit Kurman Attorneys At Law is a full-service law firm that has provided real estate legal services to clients in the Charlotte area for the past 30 years. The firm provides transactional services to clients selling, purchasing, and leasing real estate through negotiation and drafting of contracts. It also represents clients handling financing and development problems, as well as zoning and land use issues. Founder Howard K. Kurman has been awarded the AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

301 S College St Ste 2600
Charlotte, NC 28202

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Providence Law™

Providence Law is a Charlotte law firm with a core focus on business, corporate, and franchise law. Its real estate practice area handles cases involving commercial real property, leasing and purchasing property, and resolving or negotiating investor relations. The firm's other practice areas include business law, which handles corporate and commercial transactions, land use and development, estate administration and probate, and estate planning and trusts. Providence also Law represents clients in civil litigation cases.

6000 Fairview Rd Ste 1200
Charlotte, NC 28210

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Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, PA

Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, PA has served Charlotte clients for more than 55 years. The attorneys have received multiple awards and recognitions, including recognition by Best Lawyers, Benchmark Litigation's Under 40 Hot List, Charlotte Agenda's 30 Under 30, and Charlotte Business Journal's 40 Under 40. The firm provides pro bono services for organizations who serve those in need, including Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc., Legal Services for the Elderly, and the Council for Children's Rights.

Charlotte, NC 28246

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Swindell & Visalli, PLLC

Swindell & Visalli PLLC has been helping clients with commercial real estate matters in Charlotte since 2012. The firm assists with the acquisition and disposition of commercial properties, including commercial leasing agreements, and financing. It also helps with easement matters, including covenants, land-use restrictions, mixed-use development projects, subdivision arrangements, title reviews and certifications, and public and private collaborations. Founding partner Daniel R. Visalli is a member of the bar associations for North Carolina and the U.S. District Court, Western District of North Carolina.

1043 E Morehead St Ste 303
Charlotte, NC 28204

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Taylor Law PLLC

Based in Belmont and operating primarily in Gaston, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, and Cleveland Counties, Taylor Law assists clients with their residential and commercial real estate needs. The firm provides its clients with guidance for offer to purchase agreements, title review, and closing for purchases and refinances. Taylor Law can also prepare deeds for transfer, owner financing documents, and leases. The firm also practices bankruptcy law.

THB Law Group

THB Law Group assists clients with real estate transactions in the Charlotte area. The firm oversees the development of short sales, commercial and residential sales, and commercial leasing agreements. It helps to negotiate and resolve landlord-tenant disputes, including the enforcement of tenant evictions. In addition, THB prepares owner financing documents and represents clients at closings. Managing partner Brian W. Tyson has been practicing real estate law for over a decade and is licensed in North and South Carolina.

16928 Lancaster Hwy Ste 109
Charlotte, NC 28277

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The Coley Law Firm, PLLC

The Coley Law Firm, PLLC has focused primarily on real estate law since 2012. The owner of the firm is a member of the Mecklenburg County Real Property Council, the Real Estate Lawyers Association of North Carolina, and the Mecklenburg County Bar Association. Clients have praised The Coley Law Firm for its prompt, professional, and efficient attorneys.

Charlotte, NC 28262

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The Law Offices of Andrew L. Gordon, PLLC.

The Law Offices of Andrew L. Gordon PLLC has assisted clients with real estate law issues in the Charlotte area since 2016. The firm focuses on property assessment appeals in Mecklenburg County, seeking to lower its clients' tax burdens. It helps clients navigate the appeals process by gathering evidence of wrongful assessments and litigating appeals in court. Gordon also mediates and litigates landlord-tenant disputes involving evictions and security deposit issues.

725 E Trade St Ste 205
Charlotte, NC 28202

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The Law Offices of James C. Harden III, PLLC

The principal of The Law Offices of James C. Harden III, PLLC has more than 35 years of legal experience. The law firm practices estate succession planning, probate and trust administration, and expert witness services. The firm has been recognized by Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers in America, and Business North Carolina's Legal Elite, and has an AV Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

Charlotte, NC 28210

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The Law Offices of Morris W. Keeter

The founder of The Law Offices of Morris W. Keeter has more than 35 years of legal experience. The law firm helps clients with real estate proceedings including residential and commercial property transactions, foreclosures, real estate contracts, title disputes, and other cases. Morris Keeter is a member of the Gaston County Bar Association, the North Carolina Bar Association, the North Carolina State Bar, and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.

Gastonia, NC 28052

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The McIntosh Law Firm

The McIntosh Law Firm has been serving clients since 1997. The attorneys at the Firm have more than 150 years of combined legal experience. The Davidson based law firm has decades of experience in real estate law pertaining to leases and contracts, buying and selling, property disputes, trespassing, contractor issues, as well as a host of other situations. The practice is accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating. We believe in supporting the community we serve. We are committed to numerous local charities and causes through sponsorships, board service and pro bono services. The attorneys are members of the North Carolina State Bar Association, the Mecklenburg County Bar Associations, the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers and many other professional organizations.

209 Delburg St Ste 203
Davidson, NC 28036

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The Mendini Law Firm

The Mendini Law Firm helps homeowners, home buyers, commercial property owners, and investors with real estate matters in Charlotte. It assists residential clients with home sales and purchases, refinancing, deed preparation, title examinations, and reviews of surveys. It also provides commercial clients with advice and representation on legal aspects of buying, selling, and property management. The firm's other areas of practice include wills, trusts, and estate planning. Attorney Jon Mendini is a member of the North Carolina State Bar.

9121 Four Acre Ct
Charlotte, NC 28210

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The Odom Firm PLLC

The attorneys at The Odom Firm PLLC have more than 100 years of combined legal experience. The Charlotte law firm has experience in zoning and land use disputes including obtaining or preventing rezoning, preparing zoning applications, filing appeals, and defending appeals. The attorneys are members of the North Carolina Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, and other organizations.

Charlotte, NC 28204

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The Pendleton Law Firm

The Pendleton Law Firm has been providing legal services to residential and commercial real estate clients in Lincolnton for more than 50 years. Among its clients are banks, lenders, real estate agents, buyers, and sellers. The firm can assist with home and loan closings, residential development, purchase agreements, fund disbursement, contract compliance, title searches, and commercial leasing. Its other areas of practice include family law, criminal law, and estate planning.

211 N Academy St
Lincolnton, NC 28092

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Weaver Bennett & Bland, PA

Based in Matthews, Weaver Bennett & Bland, PA has been serving the area for more than 30 years. The firm takes estate handling and civil litigation cases, as well as cases involving business law, family law, and personal injury law. The practice supports its community by sponsoring and volunteering for organizations including Blessed Assurance Adult Day Care, Council for Children's Rights, The Red Brick Partnership, and other organizations.

Matthews, NC 28105

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Wilson & Beam Lawyers

Wilson & Beam Lawyers concentrates on providing residential and commercial real estate legal services in metro Charlotte from its office in St. Fort Mill. The multi-attorney firm assists clients with real estate closings, estate planning, business closings, and loan closings. It also offers for sale by owner assistance. Firm partner Brian Wilson has more than 30 years of legal experience. He is admitted to appear before the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals.

9351 Founders St
Fort Mill, SC 29708

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