Fixed Fee Billing to Control Costs of Lease Negotiations

There was a recent discussion on the Corporate Real Estate Group regarding fixed fee billing by attorneys for lease negotiations. The following were my comments: Fixed fee billing can be of benefit to both parties as long as the attorney and client really know what they are getting. As most of the commentators have noted,... Read more

Commercial Landlord’s Obligation to Return Security Deposit

This is the first in a series of articles/posts relating to a commercial landlord’s obligations to return security deposits of tenants in various situations.  Some of the situations will be discussed in later articles and may include: The landlord’s right to hold excess security deposits to pay for future rental obligations after default and termination... Read more