Help From A Skilled Real Estate Lawyer
At Godfrey, Leibsle, Blackbourn & Howarth, S.C., of Elkhorn, Wisconsin, we represent clients in all manner of real estate law issues. From residential real estate to commercial development, our team of lawyers is equipped to handle any legal issues that may arise during the real estate process.
Walworth County Land Use Litigation Attorney
From start to finish, we are prepared to guide you through the duration of the process, providing confidence at every turn. We represent clients in a comprehensive range of real estate law matters, including:
- Title searches
- Mortgage histories and verification of mortgages
- Real estate sale contracts and documents
- Refinance transactions
- Construction liens
We are widely recognized throughout the area for our skill in commercial real estate and land acquisition. We travel throughout the state representing our clients’ interests. We represent clients in all commercial real estate concerns, including:
- Commercial development
- Condominium associations
- Environmental audits
- Environmental risk assessments
- Land use planning
- Purchase and sale
- Land right litigation
Out-of-state investors and county interests looking to build manufacturing facilities and resorts often turn to us to represent their interests when acquiring property in the area, a prime location due to its proximity to large metros. We also assist these clients in entitlement issues that may arise.
Because the land is regulated on local, state and federal levels, there are many legal issues that must be resolved for the development of the land. We evaluate the environmental issues, utilities, zoning and land use restrictions at play, representing our clients’ interests. We are highly skilled in resolving land planning and shore land zoning issues. Often these matters involve zoning issues on land surrounding a lake or navigable stream.
Walworth County is home to many beautiful lakes, including Lake Geneva, Delavan Lake, the Lauderdale Lakes, Lake Beulah, Pleasant Lake and Whitewater Lake. Disputes regarding the use and ownership of such valuable lakefront property often involve the right to own and maintain piers, docks and wharves. We also assist in boat slip and pier permitting.