Focusing his practice on representing and counseling the local business owner, Bob draws on 40 years of extensive experience in business, corporate, commercial and real estate transactional matters. His broad background includes business formations, partnership and shareholder agreements, employment contracts, business acquisitions and sales, and commercial leasing and financing. Over the past four decades, he has represented national and local retail tenants in locations ranging from enclosed regional malls to small-town settings, as well as other industrial and commercial landlords and tenants. Other clients include a wide range of businesses, such as healthcare and internet providers, banking and insurance institutions, manufacturers, nonprofit corporations, food services, and professionals, including physicians, architects, lawyers and accountants. Recognized as a leader in his field, Bob has handled hundreds of shopping center commercial lease agreements for tenants with major landlord developers including Simon, Mills, Tanger, Chelsea, DDR, Prime, Taubman, and Horizon. He has also structured the sales and purchases of various businesses, and represented banks and borrowers in commercial lending matters.