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Jack Dearing

Jack Dearing

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Jack Dearing works with the firm’s transactional group, counseling clients on real estate transactions, corporate and securities matters, mergers and acquisitions, banking, finance and regulatory matters. Mr. Dearing has extensive real estate experience and regularly advises clients on acquisitions and dispositions, commercial leasing matters, lender and borrower financing issues, development and development entitlements, due diligence ... read full bio
James S. Gibson

James S. Gibson

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James S. Gibson’s practice focuses on real estate transactions, with an emphasis on purchase and sale transactions; options, commercial leasing; real estate secured loans; easements and licenses; and the planning and development of commercial and residential properties.  Mr. Gibson advises property owners, developers, builders, investors, landlords, tenants, lenders and owners’ associations in real estate issues ... read full bio
Monty L. Greek

Monty L. Greek

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Monty Greek is a commercial litigator who has represented clients in a wide variety of complex commercial cases in state and federal courts and in arbitrations. He has substantial litigation experience in the following areas: Business and corporate disputes, including matters pertaining to sales contracts; distribution agreements; management contracts; operating agreements; business ownership and control; ... read full bio
Colleen Goodell Knecht

Colleen Goodell Knecht

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Colleen Goodell Knecht practices in the areas of real estate transactions, real estate finance and corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions. Ms. Knecht’s real estate work includes the representation of clients in the acquisition, development and disposition of commercial real estate, including mixed-use residential and commercial high-rise condominium developments. Her experience in mergers and acquisitions ... read full bio
R. Colby Larson

R. Colby Larson

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Colby Larson’s practice is concentrated on real estate and business transactions.  He represents homebuilders, developers, real estate investors, borrowers and lenders in various stages of purchase and sale transactions, secured financing transactions and business transactions.  In addition to reviewing title and survey matters and negotiating title insurance, Colby’s experience includes preparing purchase and sale agreements, ... read full bio
Patricia A. Magrath

Patricia A. Magrath

Of Counsel

Patricia Magrath has had a long and varied legal career. Ms. Magrath began as a lending lawyer in the eighties when she represented various institutional lenders in a variety of commercial ventures including loans secured by apartment complexes and shopping centers. She then worked on the impeachment of Governor Evan Mecham, the first sitting governor ... read full bio
Brian J. Palmer

Brian J. Palmer

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Brian Palmer is a member of the firm’s commercial litigation division. He has represented various corporate and individual clients in numerous complex commercial litigation matters in both state and federal court. His litigation experience includes all aspects of general business litigation, securities fraud, employment disputes, commercial and residential financial services litigation, title insurance matters, receiverships, ... read full bio

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