With over 60 years of expertise in commercial real estate law, we bring you extensive value through our considerable specialized knowledge and efficiency in this time-sensitive legal area. From planning to closing, our real estate law attorneys will provide you with prompt and pragmatic legal advice and business counsel.

Specialization and Reach

Our full-service counsel in real estate transactions and disputes secures you with representation in the acquisition, financing, leasing, management and sale of various commercial real estate property types: office and industrial buildings, apartments, condominiums and site condominiums, residential developments, shopping centers, bank branches, hotels, churches, schools, medical research sites and senior living facilities.

Our clients include local and national developers and real estate investors, contractors, financial institutions, life insurance companies, property managers, retailers, tax-exempt organizations and religious organizations.

Legal Expertise

Real estate transactions and disputes
  • 1031 exchanges
  • Commercial and residential real estate development
  • Condominium development and financing
  • Conservation easements
  • Construction contracts and liens
  • Construction lending
  • Cottage succession planning
  • Easements
  • Environmental assessment
  • Environmental law
  • Financing and tax-exempt financing
  • Leasing
  • Mortgage transactions
  • Private road agreements
  • Property tax assessments and appeals
  • Purchases, sales and exchanges of real estate
  • Real estate litigation
  • Recreational land use
  • Refinancing and restructuring
  • Trail development agreements
  • Zoning and land use planning


Commanding and Simplifying Your Legal Complexities in Business and Real Estate


99 Monroe Avenue NW, Suite 1100, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Street Address

McShane & Bowie, P.L.C.
99 Monroe Avenue NW, Suite 1100
Grand Rapids, MI 49503