I am a dirt lawyer, practicing in real estate and construction law for almost 15... more
I am a dirt lawyer, practicing in real estate and construction law for almost 15 years. I am the co-editor of the Kansas Bar Association Construction law handbook and former President of both the Kansas Bar Association Construction Law Section and Young Lawyer's Section. I handle a wide variety of real estate issues, including: landlord/tenant; foreclosure; property taxes; easements and pr... view profile
Construction companies and developers use the services of construction / development lawyers. These lawyers handle bigger developments that involve many parties, regulations, and permits. For example, developers of big projects are often required to determine a project's environmental impact, as well as file paperwork, hold public hearings, obtain local government agency approval, maintain worksite safety standards, and negotiate project financing. Construction and development law firms ensure you meet all regulatory requirements and prepare the legal documents and contracts you need.