Kansas Real Estate Lawyers
In 2018, Peter recognized that Missouri voters were likely to support Amendment 2 and thereby legalize medical marijuana statewide. To meet the needs of Missouri's cannabis business owners, Peter joined the Hoban Law Group in an "Of Counsel" capacity in October 2018. This move positioned...
As an M&A lawyer, John has a unique set of skills and experience having represented parties on all sides of a transaction. In his former capacity as General Counsel, Mr. Kennyhertz was responsible for the oversight and management of the private equity firm’s non-real estate legal matters, as well as the risk management and compliance for each entity comprising the firm’s portfolio. Prior to this role, Mr....
Out of law school, Rob worked at one of the biggest oil companies in America as a landman. He ended up as in-house counsel in Kansas working for a top ten oil producer. The great...
Olathe, KS 66061
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law and University of Tulsa College of Law
Overland Park, KS 66212
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law and University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law
Dan has been practicing law in Kansas since 1999, and is a partner in the firm. Dan works often advising business and corporate...
Nick is a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma. His connection to Kansas goes back to his maternal great-grandmother who immigrated to Sedan Kansas from Sweden when she was a child. Nick attended Florida State University where graduated with a B.S. degree...
My focus areas are Business Law, Elder Law and general civil practice services.
Business Law (creation, growth, collections, tax and location strategies, and contracts)
Elder Law (nursing home and Medicare qualification, probate, guardian and conservatorships, trust and estates, as well as wills and beneficiary planning)
Civil Practice (bankruptcy, landlord/tenant, contract review, and personal real estate and tax services)
Kansas and Missouri licensed attorney for over 8 years.
I began my legal career at MarksNelson CPA firm, in the State and Local Tax (SALT) department.
My responsibilities included working with business clients on each property site to...
Kansas Real Estate Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services
Midland Mediation Services
Wichita , KS
Kansas Legal Services of Emporia
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Real estate refers to land, as well as anything permanently attached to the land, such as buildings and other structures, and covers more than just the drafting of contracts for the purchase and sale of property. Both federal and state laws regulate real estate transactions. The Federal Fair Housing Act, for example, prohibits discrimination in real estate transactions on account of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Many states have enacted similar legislation that prohibits discrimination on the basis of certain characteristics.
Attorneys in this field may handle leasing issues, landlord-tenant disputes, eviction proceedings and homeowner association (HOA) problems. Other matters within this practice area include title disputes, mortgages, covenants, easements, and equitable servitudes. Many real estate issues can affect both commercial and individual renters and landlords. Real estate lawyers who represent commercial interests may also focus on land use, zoning, environmental law, or eminent domain issues.
Some states provide a certification for lawyers who have demonstrated experience and competency in the practice of real estate law. These attorneys must meet certain educational, experience, and examination requirements to receive the certification as a specialist.
Deed: The legal document that transfers the ownership of real property from one party to another.
Mortgage: A mortgage is a document signed by a borrower when a loan is made that gives the lender a right to take possession of the property if the borrower fails to repay the loan.
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