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Jonathan Arthur Jordan

Real estate Attorney at Exton, PA

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Jon’s practice focuses on real estate, lending and business transactions.  He primarily represents developers, investors, institutions and lenders in the acquisition, development, financing, leasing and transfer of real estate. Representative transactions include:

  

  • Representing the nation's largest insurance company in the sale of office buildings throughout Pennsylvania

 

  • Representing a regional real estate investment company in the acquisition, development, leasing and sale of numerous office, retail, industrial and residential projects throughout eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware

 

  • Representing an international private equity fund in the acquisition of a brownfields development project, including 1300 apartment sites and 50,000 square feet of office space

 

  • Representing the region’s leading banks and lending institutions in commercial mortgage, construction and asset-based loan transactions (in Pennsylvania and Delaware) 

 

  • Obtaining zoning and land use approvals for three of the “Big Four” wireless telephone carriers and other major developers for telecommunications towers and facilities throughout Delaware, including New Castle County, Kent County, Sussex County, the City of Wilmington, City of Dover, City of Newark and the Town of Smyrna.  

 

  • Representing two of the “Big Four” wireless telephone carriers in dozens of lease transactions in multiple states

 

  • Representing multi-state convenience store and restaurant chains in the acquisition and transfer of liquor licenses throughout Pennsylvania

 

  • Advising landlords (including developers and owners of malls, hotels, shopping centers, and other commercial real estate) in matters relating to liquor licenses  

 

  • Handling all aspects of several recent shopping center, hotel, office park and mixed-use projects. Representation includes joint venture agreements, land acquisition, financing, land development, condominium documentation, easement agreements, construction contracts, and lease negotiations with national and regional tenants

 

  • Representing buyers and sellers of businesses

 

  • Preparing condominium documentation for office parks, mixed uses projects, and other commercial and residential developments

 

  • Representing purchasers of environmentally-impaired brownfields sites (including farms, gasoline stations and landfills) for redevelopment

 

  • Representing numerous developers and investors in the purchase, sale and development of land and real estate projects of every type and size
Licensed for 27 years
State MD
Status Active
Acquired 2007
Updated 07/12/2022
State DE
Status Active
Acquired 2000
Updated 06/28/2022
State PA
Status Active
Acquired 1995
Updated 10/01/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Jonathan

Riley Riper Hollin & Colagreco
717 Constitution Drive
Suite 201
Exton, PA, 19341

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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 350-350 per hour

Resume

AVVO RATING 9.8 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Shareholder
  • Riley Riper Hollin & Colagreco
  • 2000 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Tupitza & Associates, PC
  • 1995 - 2000

Education

  • Pepperdine University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1995
  • Bates College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1991

Legal Cases

  • Clear Wireless, LLC v. City of Wilmington, C.A. No. 10-218-MPT, 2010 WL 3463729 (D. Del. August 30, 2010)
  • Settled

Associations

  • Southern Chester County Chamber of Commerce
  • Board of Directors
  • 2019 - Present
  • The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County
  • Board of Directors
  • 2018 - Present
  • Historic Kennett Square
  • Board Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Chester County Commercial Industrial Investment Council
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • American Inn of Court - Honorable John E. Stively, Jr. Inn
  • Master
  • 1998 - Present
  • Chester County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1995 - Present
  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Home Builders Association of Chester and Delaware Counties
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Chester County Emerging Leaders
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Association of Realtors
  • Associate Member
  • N/A
  • Realtor-Lawyers Section of the Chester County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Committee of 100
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Chester County Chamber of Business & Industry
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Chester County Association of Realtors
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Commercial-Industrial Realty Council of New Castle County, Delaware
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Newsletter of the Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Assistant Editor
  • 1998 - 2003
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute
  • Member of Real Estate Advisory Committee
  • 1998 - 2003
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 2019
  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
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Publications

  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI)
  • Agreements of Sale for New Construction
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI)
  • Reviewing and Marking Up Title Commitments
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI)
  • Real Estate Law Update
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI)
  • Documenting the 1031 Exchange
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI)
  • Adjoining Landowners and Boundary/Title Issues
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI)
  • Agreements of Sale
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI)
  • Deeds
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association - Real Property, Probate & Trust Section
  • Recent Developments in Real Estate
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI)
  • Inheritance and Estate Tax Liens
  • N/A
  • Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Newsletter
  • Real Estate Update
  • N/A
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Speaking Engagements

  • Real Estate Practices Committee of the Delaware County Bar Association
  • Recent Developments in Real Estate
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Land Conservation Conference
  • Conservation Easements on Community Open Space
  • N/A
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association - Real Property, Probate & Trust Section
  • Recent Developments in Real Estate
  • N/A
  • PBI - Title Insurance: From Commitment to Claim
  • Title Commitments
  • N/A
  • PBI - Real Estate Institute
  • Real Estate Law Update
  • N/A
  • CCAR - Home Buyers' Seminar
  • Legal Issues
  • N/A
  • CCAR - Boundary Disputes
  • Boundary Disputes
  • N/A
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Attorney endorsements

Received (6)
Given (24)
Land use and zoning Attorney | Oct 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Commercial real estate Attorney | Feb 26
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Jon Jordan embodies all that is good about Attorneys. He is honest, diligent and highly ethical. If all lawyers were like Jon we wouldn't need contracts at all."
Land use and zoning Attorney | Nov 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He's a good, honest gentlemen. -Seamus Lavin"
Real estate Attorney | Apr 02
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Jordan provides insightful, helpful and accurate advice. His knowledge and experience are clearly evident. I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Dec 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Land use and zoning Attorney | May 17
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"I have know Jon since he first started as a lawyer. His ability to analyze the facts and pick out the important issue separates him from lesser lawyers. I strongly endorse Jon."
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Exton Real estate Lawyer Jonathan Arthur Jordan
Jonathan Arthur Jordan
Real estate Attorney
Exton, PA
Licensed for 27 years