Practice Areas

Grimes Hawkins Gladfelter & Galvano, P.L. is a full-service practice with extensive expertise in the following areas of law.

LAND USE & PROJECT DEVELOPMENT

  • Land Use Approvals
  • Subdivision Platting and Approvals
  • Commercial and Land Condominium Documents
  • HOA and POA Formation
  • Preparation of Declarations of Covenants and Restrictions
  • Land Use Litigation

COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

  • Negotiation and LOIs for Purchase and Sales
  • Purchase and Sale Contracts and Related Documentation
  • Commercial Leases
  • Title Insurance and Closings
  • Due Diligence

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

  • Local, State and Federal
  • Procurement and Contract Maintenance

TRIAL PRACTICE

  • Civil Trial Practice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Condemnation/Eminent Domain
  • Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury & Wrongful Death

CONSTRUCTION/DESIGN

  • Construction/Design Contracts, including AIA Contracts
  • Lien Perfection and Enforcement
  • Construction/Design Litigation and Arbitration

MEDIATION

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) as a supplement or alternative to litigation
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration

BANKRUPTCY & WORKOUTS

  • Creditor, Debtor and Trustee Representation in all Chapters under the Bankruptcy Code
  • Commercial Loan Workouts and Restructurings
  • Foreclosures
  • Distressed Asset Purchases

CORPORATE AND BUSINESS

  • Business Entity Formation and Planning
  • Business Transactions
  • Shareholder and Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Dissolution and Deadlock

MARITAL LAW

  • Pre- and Post-Nuptial Agreements
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody & Visitation
  • Adoption

HIPPA

  • Compliance Audits
  • Form Preparation
  • Staff Training

WILLS, TRUSTS & PROBATE

  • Wills and Other Estate Planning
  • Living Wills and Other Advance Directives
  • Establishment & Administration of Trusts
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Guardianships

LICENSING

  • Alcohol
  • Food Service
  • State and Local Occupational