Shadrach G. Neiss works in the areas of civil litigation and business law with a focus on real estate. Throughout his career, Mr. Neiss has represented clients in simple and complex litigation and has appeared before municipal and state administrative boards as well as municipal, county, appellate and federal courts in Ohio and Florida. As an advocate, Mr. Neiss prides himself on counseling his clients with creative, efficient and effective solutions to their legal issues.
Mr. Neiss also represents commercial real estate investors and tenants in acquiring, leasing, redeveloping and managing retail, office and multifamily properties, including structuring and negotiating private equity and institutional financing. Mr. Neiss further represents parties in residential real estate transactions, including buyers and sellers as well as landlords and tenants.
Prior to joining Chernett Wasserman, LLC Mr. Neiss was the principal and founder of the Law Office of S.G. Neiss, ltd., a general practice firm with a focus on business law, including real estate transactions and civil litigation. During the financial crisis, Mr. Neiss gained significant experience assisting owners of distressed properties in predatory lending litigation and foreclosure defense, including loan workouts.
Mr. Neiss graduated from Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York with a degree in Philosophy and Religion. Mr. Neiss then received his Juris Doctor from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law where he studied all sides of real estate law, including real property, real estate finance, land use law, real estate investment analysis and private equity syndication.
|FL||Member in Good Standing||2011||09/12/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|CALI Award in Jurisprudence||Computer Assisted Learning Institute||2005|
|CALI Award in Legal History||Computer Assisted Learning Institute||2005|
|Principal and Founder||The Law Offices of S.G. Neiss, ltd.||2008 - Present|
|Legal Assistant||The Law Office of Michael J. O'Reilly||2007 - 2008|
|Judicial Extern||U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Ohio||2005 - 2006|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Cleveland Bar Association, Real Estate Section||Member||2008 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Solo & Small Firm Section||Member||2008 - Present|
|Ohio State University Moritz College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2006|
|Sarah Lawrence College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1999|
|Project Krishi||Community Supported Agriculture||2009|
|Hines v. Green Grove, et al.||Flood conditions remediated and case voluntarily dismissed|
|LMI, LLC v. Perry||Trial held and client received a judgment for damages. Tenant received no award.|
|Acoff v. Jenkins||Summary Judgment granted in favor of client|
|MRC Receivables Corp. v. Cardwell||Default Judgment vacated|
|N. Royalton Board of Zoning Appeals||Zoning variance granted|
|Gilbert v. Countrywide Home Loans, Inc.||Currently negotiating settlement|
|Grenat v. Frame||Plaintiff's claims voluntarily dismissed|
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