For over forty-five years, Paul Frank + Collins has assisted clients from all sectors of the economy with commercial, institutional, retail, office, and energy projects of all shapes, sizes and types. Our Property + Development attorneys achieve clients’ goals in the largest cities and the smallest towns throughout Vermont, New York, and northern New England. We know that every deal is unique, with a complex mix of financial, regulatory, construction, title, and practical issues that we address efficiently and effectively.
Our success stems from having a fully developed team of transactional and litigation professionals focused on legal matters involving real property, development and the environment. We are able to provide seamless legal services from financing and purchase, through environmental permitting and construction, to leasing, sales and property management. Our experience includes obtaining financing, as well as Act 250 and local permits for the master plan of an expanding college, petitioning the Public Service Board regarding development of a large solar farm, and defending environmental enforcement actions and Act 250 appeals. Our clients include developers, lenders, investors, educational institutions, construction companies, commercial landlords and tenants, condominium and landowner associations, wholesale and retail companies, energy firms, telecommunication providers, title insurance companies, property management firms, not-for-profit agencies, and government entities. The property and development team of attorneys at PF+C has been recognized for its accomplishments in the areas of real estate, construction, land use and environmental law by national and international peer review rating agencies, such as Best Lawyers, Martindale-Hubbell, Chambers and Partners, and Super Lawyers.