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Neil Harkavy

Real estate Attorney at Memphis, TN

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 38 years
    State TN
    Acquired 1986
    Active No misconduct found

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

About Neil

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Practice areas
  1. Real estate
    Commercial and residential real property closings; Real estate acquisitions and dispositions; Structuring financing for real estate transactions; Shopping center, subdivision, office building, hotel, condominium, and warehouse projects; Negotiation, drafting and interpretations of documents associated with the development and management of real property; Leasing; Freddie Mac/Fannie Mae/FHA Multifamily Lending

    39 years

  2. Business

    39 years

  3. Foreclosure

    39 years

  4. Residential real estate

    39 years

My practice primarily involves real estate and mortgage related transactions. My practice includes acquisitions, dispositions, financings, entity formation (joint ventures, limited liability partnerships and limited liability companies), leasing, construction, contracting and foreclosures. My real estate practice includes commercial and residential real property transactions, financing (representing borrowers, developers and lenders), and real estate development, including shopping center, multifamily, student housing, hotel, office, sub-division, mini-storage warehouse and condominium development. He has extensive experience in the area of structuring the financing for real estate transactions, including the use of traditional mortgage and construction loans, deeds of trust, Uniform Commercial Code matters, conduit loans, Freddie Mac loans, and other available forms of financing. I have developed considerable expertise in representing commercial, multi- family and residential lenders and borrowers, purchasers and sellers and in title examination and title insurance issues. I represent borrowers and lenders in single family, commercial and multi-family financing and re-financing. I have closed such loans secured by Properties in Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina, New York, Oklahoma, Texas and Virginia. I am a title insurance agent licensed in the State of Tennessee, approved by all major title insurance companies includingm without limitation, Chicago Title Insurance Company, First American Title Insurance Company and Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation.


Harkavy Shainberg Kaplan & Dunstan PLC
6060 Poplar Avenue
Suite 140
Memphis, TN, 38119


5.0 / 5.0
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Posted by Sheldon | June 20, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Real Estate Broker
Have used Neil for years. He and his staff are always accessible and provide me and my clients the best advice and options.
Response from Neil Harkavy June 22, 2018
Thank you, Sheldon!


  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 365-500 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check


AVVO RATING 7.5 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Member
  • Harkavy Shainberg Kaplan & Dunstan PLC
  • 1985 - Present


  • Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1985
  • Tulane University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1981


  • Lambda Alpha International
  • 2009 - Present
  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1986 - Present
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1986 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Corporate, Banking, and Business Law Section
  • Member
  • 1986 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section
  • Member
  • 1986 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Preeminent 5.0 out of 5
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • Best
  • Best Lawyers
  • 2016
  • "A" Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015

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